A sustaining partnership with the Town of Greenfield
Follow-up videos and feed back coming soon
We celebrate our award for our collaboration with the Town
In Solidarity with #The Children'sTrust
Click photo for more

Greening Greenfield - concerned citizens building a more resilient Greenfield by advancing sustainable practices - PLEASE JOIN US!



Pollinator workshops, hikes & mo...


Ways to become involved


News of progress toward our goals: U....

Greening Greenfield held two well-attended events hosted by Sandra Boston about the upcoming UN Climate talks in Paris. The purpose of the events were to:

  • Help us understand the issues and importance of the UN Talks
  • Learn how to make our voice heard in Paris
  • Inspire us all to take action on local climate change solutions –personal actions & advocacy


  1. 1. Write a letter to Todd Stern, 
Special Envoy for Climate Change, US Department of State
Mr. Stern is leading the US delegation in Paris
Email his administrative assistant ASAP
Karen Richardson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
(Talks held Dec 30-Jan 11)

2. On GCTV.org watch the events

Video of November 16 event - Part 1: About Paris & Energy Needs

Video of November 16 event - Part 2: The Solution

Video of November 23 event

Many thanks to Karen Miller and GCTV!


 3. On GreeningGreenfield.org under “news”

Handouts and PowerPoint presentations of

November 16 event held at All Soul’s

In presentation order:

a. About Paris Talks: background and more by Bill Gran

Retired GCC professor on Climate Change

b. Tips on what to say to Todd Stern by Pat Hynes

Traprock Center for Peace and Justice

c. NED Pipeline: Why We Don’t Need It by David Gilbert Keith, energy researcher

d. Taking Action Presentation by Nancy Hazard, former NESEA director

PP on Paris, Conservation and Energy Efficiency,&  Carbon Sequestration in the Soil

Taking Action Handout

Energy Smart Homes Handout

e. MA Off-shore Wind Potential by Jim Manwell, UMass

MA off-shore wind could produce 100% of MA energy needs

f. NEW Solar Loan program, by Jim Barry, DOER

$0 down & Low Interest makes purchase of solar panels possible

g. MA Legislation by Rep. Paul Mark

To see Rep Mark’s presentation watch 11/16 event on GCTV


Handouts via Pam Kelly

Green Banks FAQ by Pam Kelly

Green Banks by Jeffrey Schaub, Coalition for Green Capital

MA Legislation: Gas Leaks, Wind, Solar FAQ by Pam Kelly

MA Green Energy Advocacy as of Nov 2015 by Pam Kelly

Heat Pump Program in MA

The Nov 16 event was held at and co-sponsored by the All Soul’s Unitarian Universalist Church and video-taped by Karen Miller at GCTV.

The Nov 23 event was held at and co-sponsored by GCTV



People speak...


Who inspires us


Town, schools and more ...
© 2018 Greening Greenfield • c/o 29 Allen St, Greenfield, MA 01301 • 413-774-5038 • Contact Us