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Green Communities Division

The Green Communities Division (GCD) provides grants, technical assistance, and local support from Regional Coordinators to help municipalities reduce energy use and costs by implementing clean energy projects in municipal buildings, facilities, and schools.

Contact Us


Main Office
100 Cambridge St., 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114


Main Number (617) 626-7300

Open M-F 8:45am-5:00pm


DOER General Email doer.energy@mass.gov
DOER SMART Program doer.smart@mass.gov
DOER RPS Program doer.rps@mass.gov
Stretch Code stretchcode@mass.gov
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Who we serve

The Green Communities Division serves all 351 Massachusetts cities and towns helping them find clean energy solutions that reduce long-term energy costs and strengthen local economies. The Division provides technical assistance and financial support for municipal initiatives.

Contact the Division at: Green.Communities@mass.gov

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Current list of 290 Green Communities and Grant Summaries

Competitive Grant Awards 2022 (Block Two)

Competitive Grant Awards 2022 (Block One)

Key Program Dates Calendar (Jan - Dec 2023)

Recent news & announcements

Press Release

Baker-Polito Administration Awards Over $6 Million in Green Communities Grants 

1/03/2023 Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

50 Communities Receive Funds for Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Projects

Press Release

Baker-Polito Administration Designates Four Towns as Green Communities 

12/20/2022 Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

89 Percent of the Commonwealth’s Population Now Resides in a Green Community

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