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Needham Farmer’s Market

October 26, 2014
at 12:00 PM

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GNC Program: The Climate Reality Project

October 27, 2014
at 7:00 PM

According to the Climate Reality Project, a national environmental organization, to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, global rise in temperat...read more


Needham Community Farm Buffet and Auction

October 28, 2014
at 6:30 PM

The Needham Community Farm is hosting a festive and charitable event at Stone Hearth Pizza on October 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Come with an appe...read more


Climate Change Presentation at Needham Library

"Climate Reality: Solutions Are Real And In Our Grasp" will be presented at the Needham Public Library Community Room on Monday, October 27 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Quentin Prideaux of The Climate Reality Project will give an informative and energizing presentation on the impacts and causes of climate change, the actions we need to take, and what it all means for Massachusetts and the Northeast...Read more

Posted: Oct 6th

How your refrigerator has kept its cool over 40 years of efficiency improvements

A great story about on perhaps the most indispensable item in our homes from the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE). One of the great inventions of our time – the modern refrigerator – will get an efficiency makeover when new national efficiency standards go into effect on September 15, reducing energy use of most refrigerators and freezers by about 20-25%...Read more

Posted: Sep 23rd

Update on the Solar PV project at the Needham RTS

Although there aren't any visible indications yet, the project to install a 3.7 Megawatt solar PV system on the closed landfill at the Needham RTS continues to move forward. The Town and the project developer, Brightfields, are working through the final details of a service agreement with the financing provider for the project...Read more

Posted: Sep 12th