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The Green Needham Collaborative is a community-based group bringing together people and organizations to build a more sustainable community through collaborative efforts on energy and the environment.
Here's the latest news from Green Needham.
"Solar 101 - Now is the Time!" Workshop on June 7th
Thinking about going solar? Join us for an informational session - it may be easier than you think!
Come learn about the benefits of installing solar on your roof at Green Needham's
Solar 101 - Now is the time! workshop on
7:30 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church.
350 Needham residents have installed solar PV systems.
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Why Solar? Why Now?
350 solar PV systems installed on homes in Needham, many residents who hadn't previously thought about
solar are noticing. They see the
benefits their neighbors are enjoying and thinking that they too could benefit. But they've also heard that the solar incentives in Massachusetts are changing, and wonder whether this is the right time to move forward.
Needham wants to convert the town's street lights to LEDs, but is first running a pilot program to assess the impact, and get feedback from residents. To learn more about the pilot and how you can offer your opinions, see this post on our website.
To get background information on lighting, learn what to look for when evaluating the different options, and understand why it's important, check out this Green Needham post.