Municipal energy aggregation, recommended by the Climate Action Planning Committee and authorized by the October 2022 Town Meeting, has taken another step forward. According to the Town’s newsletter, Needham’s Municipal Aggregation Plan was submitted on February 2, 2024 to the Mass. Department of Public Utilities for approval. On Thursday, March 14th at 2 p.m. the Department will hold a virtual public hearing to receive comments on the Plan.

This hearing is the first step in the review process by the state Department of Public Utilities. The link below gives information about accessing the hearing and outlines procedures for submitting comments via Zoom or by email.

March 14th Public Hearing

Green Needham, in collaboration with the League of Women Voters of Needham and Mothers Out Front Needham, has long supported municipal energy aggregation. To learn more about electricity aggregation, the status of the Needham Power Choice program, and more, visit the official Needham Power Choice page on the Town of Needham’s website. Please note that communications regarding the status of the Needham Power Choice program will only come from the Town of Needham. If you don’t see the Needham Town Seal, it’s not from the Town of Needham.

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