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Climate Week 2015
Thanks to organizers and participants for innovative and informative events leading to climate action

CHECK THE CLIMATE WEEK SITE (click here) for Events Rescheduled Due to Weather

Three Climate Week presentations available on YouTube thanks to BIG, Brookline Interactive Group

See the Town's Climate Action Plan
(click here)

Watch the YouTube video of ten Brookline climate pioneers.

Contribute to CAB
(we're a 501c3 non-profit)

Website Design by
K Gregory Communications

Working group updates:

  • Meet monthly on Wednesdays for Community Shared Solar - Brookline Town Hall - 6:00 pm Contact David Lescohier for information and minutes david@lescohier.com
  • Campaign for green electricity: Green Up Your House with the Click of a Mouse (see link to the right)
  • Complete Streets Task Force. Register and click on meeting notifications you'd like to receive by going to the town's web site: click here

Check this website and the Climate Week web site in the upcoming days and weeks to find out more about action steps, working groups, resources and videos leading to climate action in 2015.

Climate Week web site: www.brooklineclimateweek.org

Climate Week on Facebook: brookline.climate


Climate change is everyone’s business. Some people are just getting started, while others are on their way to mastering home energy efficiency. Some steps you can take:

Improve Home Energy Efficiency

Get a free home energy assessment with the Green Homes Brookline program and make improvements that will lower your home's carbon footprint

Sign up to get your electricity from wind

Consider solar
Make lifestyle changes to lower your personal carbon footprint

Make Smart Food Choices

Make small changes that can have a big impact

Make Changes Each Month
Download a calendar of actions you can take each month.

CAB has launched a renewable electricity campaign with our partner
Mothers Out Front

"Green Up Your House with the
Click of a Mouse"
a campaign to enroll 1,000 households and businesses in renewable electricity locally sources through Boston-based, non-profit Mass Energy Consumers Alliance

Find out more and sign up at
Mass Energy web site
(click here)


Brookline's 2008 Carbon Footprint was approximately 540,000 tons of Carbon Dioxide

Source: Selectman's Climate Action Committee (CAC)


CAB is working to change the way we live and work through environmental awareness and action with:

Town Government  
Public Policy