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Resources for Municipalities


Programs Providing Assistance or Financial Incentives

  • See our Municipal Assistance page to learn about services we offer to Massachusetts cities and towns
  • Green Communities Designation and Grant Program - Administered by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources
  • Mass Save - Specific contact information for municipal representatives of Mass Save, the statewide energy efficiency program, who can provide information on incentives toward free energy assessments and incentives for energy efficiency projects and purchases of efficient equipment
  • UMass Center for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy - Free, in-depth assessments of eligible New England water and wastewater treatment plants through the US Department of Energy's Industrial Assessment Center program
  • Massachusetts Clean Energy Center - Grants for clean heating & cooling projects, hydropower upgrades, organics-to-energy projects, and wind energy development; technical assistance regarding solar electricity projects
  • Clean Cities Program - MA DOER program offering information and funding for alternative fuel vehicles and green transportation options
  • Community Clean Energy Resiliency Initiative - MA DOER grant program for municipalities using clean energy technologies to protect citizens from service interruptions caused by severe weather
  • Volkswagen Settlement Grants - Funding for efficient diesel, alternative fuel, and electric vehicles to replace diesel vehicles; funding for electric vehicles and electric vehicle infrastructure