Greening the Grid in Massachussetts

By |2019-11-06T16:10:59-05:00November 6th, 2019|Climate Change, Drive Green, Education, Local green power, Renewable Energy, Sustainability|

In the past few decades, average global temperatures have climbed sharply. Studies published in peer-reviewed scientific journals show that climate-warming trends over the past century are extremely likely due to human activity. Ninety-seven percent or more of actively publishing climate scientists agree with this statement. Graph of global temperature rise per year from NASA

BusinessWest: A New Report Details Impact Of Food-Waste Reduction Efforts

By |2019-09-19T16:24:54-04:00September 19th, 2019|Energy Savings, Green for Homes, Local green power, Renewable Energy, Solar Access|

“When we evaluate the impact of these waste bans,” Mansell told BusinessWest, “we see they can create job growth, help feed more hungry people, and, of course, increase capacity at existing landfills.” Read the full article here Learn more about our work with wasted food: wastedfood.cetonline.org

Berkshire Eagle: Solar Access program a ‘game-changer’ – just ask this Adams homeowner

By |2019-04-15T16:51:22-04:00April 15th, 2019|Energy Savings, Green for Homes, Local green power, Renewable Energy, Solar Access|

"Noyes owes his energy-saving success to being the first person to enroll in Solar Access. The year-old state-sponsored initiative is designed to make solar energy more affordable for middle- and low-income households..." Read the full article here Learn more about the Solar Access program: cetonline.org/solaraccess

Solar for Low to Middle Income Households

By |2019-04-12T15:09:44-04:00April 12th, 2019|Energy Savings, Renewable Energy, Solar Access|

Rooftop solar is steadily growing in popularity throughout the country, but especially in Massachusetts. Due in part to decreasing costs, solar panels provide benefits to homeowners and renters alike. For homeowners, installing solar PV helps them save on their electricity bills and reduce their carbon emissions. Renters can buy into community solar programs that can