• MEPA GHG Policy and Protocol  pdf format of MEPA GHG Policy and Protocol
  • The Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) works with the private sector to reduce pollution, including GHGs, during and after large construction and development projects. Since 2009, almost 100 projects that have gone through the MEPA process have committed to abating nearly 200,000 tons of GHG emissions per year.
  • Leading By Example  pdf format of Leading By Example
  • The Commonwealth has been working diligently to reduce GHG emissions from its own buildings and vehicle fleets, resulting in a saving of more than 300,000 metric tons of GHG in Fiscal Year 2015. For more information, check out the Commonwealth’s Leading By Example Progress Dashboard.
  • Green Communities  pdf format of Green Communities
  • Since its inception, over 150 cities and towns in Massachusetts have earned the Green Community designation. In 2016, 47 communities were granted a total of more than $9.5 million for energy efficiency projects.