View the Video of ‘Green Construction and Home Renovation in Newton’

The Video of the May 11 presentation of ‘Green Construction and Home Renovation in Newton’ is now available.



Topics covered in the presentation included:

  • Green Newton’s four principles for sustainable construction
  • Advocacy with developers and their buy-in
  • The impact of zoning on climate change
  • Programs that help homeowners reduce their fossil fuel use

The presenters:

  • Dan Ruben, Green Newton Building Standards Committee
  • Jay Walter, Green Newton Advisory Board member
  • Beverly Craig, Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC)
  • Jonathan Kantar, Newton’s Citizens Commission on Energy
  • Peter Barrer, Co-Chair of Newton’s Design Review Committee
  • Liora Silkes, City of Newton’s new Energy Coach