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Jan
12

Greenovating Boston: Updated Carbon Free, Climate Ready Development Standards

By embedding updated climate resilience and carbon reduction standards in the development review process, Boston is ensuring that new developments model a carbon free, climate ready city.

Jan
10

Where are they now? Jacyln Parks, Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center

2010 Greenovate Award winner Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center is creating the next generation of environmental stewards one mile from downtown Boston.

Dec
19

Buy Nothing Jamaica Plain: Bones, Bug Bling, and Beautiful Community

Buy Nothing groups across Boston model reuse and generosity, building relationships while they reduce waste.

Dec
18

Boston Planning & Development Agency Updates Climate Resiliency Checklist

The BPDA will use the updated guidelines to identify future climate risks and help developers implement strategies to address them while aligning with the City’s carbon reduction goals.

Dec
15

2017 in Review

 Greenovators on tour

Over the past year, the City of Boston has continued to reach towards its climate goals. We achieved several key milestones and launched new initiatives to expand our programming.

Dec
14

A Passport to Climate Resilience in South Boston

At the Climate Ready Boston South Boston Open House, residents and stakeholders from across the neighborhood came out to get project updates and share their insights.

Dec
12

Where are they now? Dan Ruben, Boston Green Tourism

The Director of Boston Green Tourism shares how the Greenovate award reinforced his work with green hospitality.

Dec
06

The Home Energy Audit: A Renter’s Tale

Ben, a renter in Jamaica Plain, shares his experience of receiving a Mass Save home energy audit.

Nov
30

How to Compost in Boston

No matter where you live in Boston, the City provides many great ways for you to add composting to your weekly routine.

Nov
20

Compost - From Leftovers to Black Gold

I recently sat down with Roslindale resident Dan Bensonoff to learn about his easy compost set up and its many benefits.

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