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Planning101: Clean Energy

Clean Energy

Planning101 is a space for MAPC staff to share their wealth of knowledge on topics related to smart growth and regional collaboration. This blog covers a diverse range of issues that include transportation, clean energy, land use, environment, public health, local government, equity, the innovative usage of public data, and the process of creating digital tools.

The Statewide Energy Efficiency Planning Process: Why It’s Important and How to Get Involved

June 21, 2018

You may be most familiar with state energy efficiency programs like MassSave Program, through their ubiquitous branding – but energy […]

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Metro Boston is Charging Up: Plug-in to Municipal Best Practices Workshop

May 16, 2018

Across the Commonwealth, residents are starting to make the switch from gasoline powered vehicles to electric vehicles. However, some remain […]

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MAPC & Eversource: Next Steps in Peak Demand

April 10, 2018

On Wednesday, April 4th, MAPC and Eversource hosted a webinar together to share new peak demand reduction opportunities with municipalities […]

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Exploring Clean Heating and Cooling Opportunities for Municipal Buildings

March 28, 2018

Are you interested in exploring clean heating and cooling opportunities in your municipal buildings? MAPC can help! Communities, residents, and […]

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Wireless Streetlight Controls – Enabling Cities of the Future

February 23, 2018

Driving down the street on a normal evening, suddenly you see red flashing lights atop the streetlights. Everyone slows down […]

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Roadmap: How to Install Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Your Community

January 24, 2018

As electric vehicles gain popularity across the nation, cities and towns can support residents and their municipal fleet in transitioning […]

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