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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 286 Green Communities and Grant Summaries

Key Program Dates Calendar (Jan - Dec 2022)

Competitive Grant Awards 2022 (Block One)

Competitive Grant Awards 2021 (Block Two)

Recent news & announcements

Press Release

Baker-Polito Administration Designates Six Towns in the Southeast Region as Green Communities 

11/07/2022 Green Communities Division

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

Press Release

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $6.3M in Green Communities Grants 

9/20/2022 Green Communities Division

51 Communities Receive Funds for Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Projects

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