The Melrose Energy Commission is a group of Melrose citizens who are volunteering their time and expertise to help the city, its residents, businesses and non-profits save energy. By reducing energy consumption, the commission is contributing tangible and positive steps toward lessening the harmful effects of global warming and climate change.
Go Solar Melrose Launch Party December 6 2018

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Big Roof Solar Kick-off December 6, 2018

MEC is teaming up with Resonant Energy and the Boston Solar Company to offer bulk purchase discounts, educational workshops, one-on-one coaching and assistance throughout the process.

Join us for the launch party of December 6th, 6:30 -8:15 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus in Melrose to learn about your options for solar and hear from others in the community about why they moved forward with solar.

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Take Action Melrose

Help make a difference in energy usage. We offer energy-saving programs designed to help residents, businesses and non-profits reduce monthly utility bills, make living and working spaces more comfortable, increase the utilization of clean resources like solar, and reduce transportation emissions. Our goal is net zero!


Get a no-cost energy assessment to reduce bills, increase comfort and check the safety of your home.
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Join Melrose Bank in going solar and  gain a visible commitment to your sustainability.
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Energy efficiency and renewables can help stabilize your energy bills.
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Ways to Save

The typical American household spends nearly $2,500 annually on energy for the home. Most of us in New England pay even more because of our long winters and relatively high energy prices. Learn a variety of ways to change your carbon footprint though installing solar, implementing energy-saving measures, and altering transportation choices.

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Buy Energy Star appliances…and wash in cold water


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WiFi Thermostat


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