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‘Carbon Countdown 2023’ Series on May 16 & 20

May 16 @ 7:00 pm

 Tuesday, May 16 at 7 pm.  Online.

Massachusetts Climate Chief Melissa Hoffer will speak about “An Equitable and Sustainable Future: A Vision for Massachusetts.” Her talk will be followed by a Q&A session and brief introductions to local community driven initiatives that will be covered in detail at Saturday’s event.

Saturday, May 20 at 9:30am. Online.

Senator Mike Barrett will talk about connecting citizen activists to the legislative process, as well as connecting the executive branch work to the work of the legislature. His talk will be followed by workshops based on the community driven initiatives.

You can choose two from the following four workshop sessions:


  • Biodiversity: Protecting Ecosystems, in our Backyard and Beyond – David Morgan, Speaker
  • Building Electrification: A Future Without Fossil Fuels – Anne Wright (BEA Facilitator) and Bob Zogg (HeatSmart Alliance Facilitator), Speaker


  • Networked Geothermal: Neighborhood Scale Heating and Cooling – Zeyneb Magavi (Co-founder of HEET), Speaker
  • Affordable Housing: Healthy, Efficient, Resilient – Neal Mongold, Speaker