Take Action

What can you do to help the environmental? Below are every day actions that make a difference. Email us at [email protected] any time with your ideas.


Eversource and National Grid have announced steep price hikes for energy this winter, and it’s not certain when they go back down again. Get a no-cost home energy assessment to see if your home can benefit from insulation and air … Read More

Tuesday, December 6 7:30-9pm. Online. Climate change action is two-fold: mitigation, i.e. trying to prevent it by reducing and eventually eliminating the burning of fossil fuels; and adaptation, i.e. adapting to climate change to protect people, property and the environment … Read More

On Saturday, December 10, do some zero waste holiday shopping and support several of Newton’s women-owned businesses. Newton’s ThreadED: Fashion for a Future is heading up the Goods That Do Good Holiday shopping event. ThreadEd will be selling quality, donated … Read More

Mass Save offers rebates and incentives to businesses for energy assessments, insulation and airsealing, heating and cooling equipment, and for lighting and controls.  The energy assessments are no-cost to you and the resulting report will give you a picture of … Read More

Green Newton is excited to report that great takeout, without the waste, is finally here in Newton. Do you wince every time you get takeout because of the unavoidable stack of single use plastic containers and lids that come with … Read More