Tag: energy efficiency
I know it’s been forever since I’ve posted anything (see the usual excuses: school, work, buying a house), but I just had to share some videos that I helped create at MAPC. I’ve been interning in the Energy Division of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council for the last nine months, assisting local governments with energy […]
Posted: January 23rd, 2014 under Energy Use.
Tags: And the best part is...I didn't even have to get on camera!, energy efficiency, energy planning, MAPC, Medford, renewable energy, residential outreach, solar
We’ve had some great visitors in my classes this semester, but a standout has been Brad Swing, Director of Energy Policy for the City of Boston. He was there to talk about the city’s new Greenovate Boston program. Mullen Advertising created the umbrella branding for the city’s environmental efforts, encompassing such activities as public transit, recycling, […]
Posted: October 31st, 2012 under Energy Use.
Tags: By the time I'm done I'll have posted so much that you'll feel like you've taken it., energy efficiency, Greenovate Boston, MassSave, Renew Boston
This weekend we participated in a weatherization barnraising organized by the Cambridge Home Energy Efficiency Team (HEET). No, we weren’t weatherizing an actual barn; neighbors from all over Cambridge got together to help make two homes more energy efficient. We worked on things all over the houses, from installing aerators and low-flow showerheads to insulating.