Through various initiatives and collaboration with multiple agencies, authorities, and public colleges and universities, LBE works to reduce the overall environmental impacts of state government, particularly those that contribute to climate change.
Summary of LBE Initiative categories: Building Energy Efficiency, Non-Building Energy Efficiency, Greenhouse Gas Reduction, Green Buildings, Renewable Energy, and Sustainable Transportation.
Overview of Leading by Example grant programs and funding to clean energy and greenhouse gas emission reducing projects at Massachusetts state facilities.
LBE Council and Meeting Information
The Leading by Example Program develops resources and guidance documents for state agencies, authorities, and Massachusetts public institutions of higher education to help meet and track progress towards the targets set forth in Executive Order 484.
The LBE Awards recognize outstanding efforts among Commonwealth agencies, public colleges and universities, and municipalities that have implemented policies and programs that have led to significant and measurable environmental and energy benefits.
If your company has an innovative, clean energy technology, product or service that you feel can support efforts to achieve the Commonwealth's greenhouse gas emission reduction and clean energy goals, this Guide will assist in helping you register your company and product through the Clean Energy Innovative Technology Intake Form.