Sustainable Arlington

Envision Arlington/Mass. Climate Action Network (MCAN) Chapter

Your Electricity is "Green"

thanks to Arington's bulk purchase program:

Community Choice Aggregation

Learn more:

Watch 2 CCA videos

on our Resources page under CCA

then opt up to 50% or 100% 

local renewable energy:

Upcoming SA Meetings

19 Nov 2019
07:30PM - 09:00PM
Sustainable Arlington Nov meeting, all invited
17 Dec 2019
07:30PM - 09:00PM
Sustainable Arlington Dec. meeting, all invited
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Daily monitoring of over 20 web sites and 3 e-mail feeds to aggregate news stories on climate change.  Many of these web sites are themselves aggregations, so most climate change news stories appear here promptly and without repetition.  No more than 7 items per day are posted. Prepared by a member of Sustainable Arlington and the Climate Change Team at First Parish UU of Arlington.


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Wed., May 29th, 7:00 pm

free screening of the NatGeo documentary

Paris to Pittsburgh

with Arlington Mothers Out Front 

Robbins Library, 700 Mass. Ave., Arlington 


Set against the national debate over the United States’ energy future — and the explosive decision to exit the Paris Climate Agreement, Paris to Pittsburgh captures what's at stake for communities around the country and the inspiring ways Americans are responding.

Read more: [film]  PARIS TO PITTSBURGH -- free screening at Robbins Library, Arlington

Come to the HeatSmart Kick-Off, Thursday, March 28, 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Arlington Town Hall. Learn about the program and the four technologies offered (air-source heat pumps, ground-source heat pumps, solar hot water and modern wood heating). A guest speaker from technical consultant  Cadmus will discuss program benefits and the advantages of each system. You can also meet and learn from some Arlington residents who have already adopted these technologies. There will be a question and answer session as well as time to mingle. 

Read more: HeatSmart Kick-Off, Thursday, March 28, 7:00-8:30 pm, Arlington Town Hall



Peter Frumhoff

Chief Climate Scientist, Union of Concerned Scientists

Will Brownsberger

State Senator

Sun., March 24, 12:30 -- 2:30 pm

First Church in Belmont, Parish Hall

404 Concord Ave., Belmont, MA

EcoFest '19 points to local energy future

 EcoFest 2019 250

The 2019 HeatSmart program in which Arlington and Winchester are collaborating as a team was introduced at EcoFest.  Learn about the four high efficiency heating and cooling technologies available from HeatSmart at:

Sign up for your

HeatSmart evaluation and to receive program updates

Join us for the

HeatSmart Kick-Off Event

Arlington Town Hall, Thursday, March 28, 7-9 pm

Winchester Town Hall, Sunday, March 31, 7-9 pm


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