Category Archives: Energy Efficiency

It’s important that we acknowledge and move beyond entrenched myths about what truly sustainable construction is and isn’t. It’s also important that we call out newer myths that are hampering efforts to decarbonize the building sector—efforts that we must accelerate … Read More

Green Newton Earth Day Festival 2022

Thank you to all who attended Newton’s Earth Day Festival this past Sunday, April 24! We hope you enjoyed all the activities and information shared to help you take climate action ‘4 Our Future.’ So many of you started a … Read More

Insulation installed on exterior of home

Last month Green Newton’s Program Manager, Debra, had insulation installed in her home with our partner, HomeWorks Energy. Take a look at this Instagram reel of how her job went and what you might expect during an installation (and be … Read More

Join your Newton neighbors on Sunday, April 24 from 1-4pm in a celebration of Earth Day. The War Memorial Circle at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton) will be busy with plenty of fun activities to engage your kids … Read More

Newton's Earth Day Festival

Bring your friends and family to Newton’s own Earth Day Festival on Sunday, April 24 from 1-4pm at the War Memorial Circle at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton) for live music, petting zoo, face painting, green technology showcase, an EV expo, nature … Read More

The videos from “Home Electrification Series: A Step-by-Step Guide to Switching off Fossil Fuels and Going Electric in Your Home” are now available for viewing. The series included:   1: Home Energy Use 2: Building Envelope & Air Sealing 3: … Read More