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Fourth of July Parade

Do you own an Electric Vehicle (particularly red, white or blue) and want to join HNZ for Hingham’s 4th of July parade entry? The parade’s theme is “Heroes Among Us”; HNZ will be honoring our heroes as well as showcasing EVs as a sustainable way to protect our future. If you’re Read more

Hingham Net Zero General Meeting: Wednesday May 19 at 7pm

Hingham Net Zero will be hosting its next general meeting Wednesday May 19 at 7pm. We will be celebrating our win at Town Meeting with the passage of the climate action plan article! Join us this Wednesday to cheer about that! And... what's next?  We have a lot of ideas.  Do you?  Read more

Vote Laura Burns for Light Board!

First order of business after Town Meeting: get Laura Burns elected to Light Board! Laura Burns is the cofounder of Hingham Net Zero and is committed to decarbonizing Hingham's energy. As a member of the Light Board she will promote affordability, reliability, and sustainability. Laura has ample experience in public office Read more

Passed: Climate Action Plan Warrant Articles!

At Town Meeting on May 8, 2021 Hingham residents voted YES to develop a climate action plan! The town will establish an 11 member Climate Action Planning Committee (CAPC) charged with creating a Climate Action Plan (CAP)— a recommended strategy and series of actions to facilitate a town-wide “net zero” sum Read more

HMS Video on Climate Action

8th grade students from the Hingham Middle School put a great video together in support of the Climate Action Plan. Our young climate activists know that climate change will only intensify in the coming years. If we continue emitting business-as-usual, we will face increasingly severe climate change impacts and eventually pass Read more

2021-05-05T02:04:09+00:00May 5th, 2021|Articles of Interest|0 Comments

Final Standout: Saturday May 1

We're approaching the homestretch to Town Meeting, scheduled for Saturday, May 8, 2pm at the Hingham High School Field, when our Warrant Article 14 for a Climate Action Plan and Committee will come up for a vote. We want a resounding roar of "YEA!', so there is not the slightest doubt Read more

Climate Action Planning Task Force Interview

Harbor Media interviewed the Climate Action Planning Task Force about the formation of the task force, the climate action plan (CAP) warrant articles, and more. The interview gives a great background on how the warrant articles came about and why you should vote for the articles at Town Meeting. Watch the Read more

2021-04-26T15:48:08+00:00April 26th, 2021|Articles of Interest, Updates|0 Comments

Climate Action Planning Task Force Info Session

The Climate Action Planning Task Force is hosting a public information session to help residents learn about the Climate Action Plan Warrant Articles at this year's Town Meeting. The Task Force has been critical in focusing the conversation around climate action planning and developing the scope for Hingham to use in Read more

The Transformation of the Energy Sector – Why Hingham Needs a Climate Action Plan

by John Borger Originally appeared in the Hingham Anchor (3/14/21) You probably have a smart phone. Take it out. It has many times more computing power and storage space than the personal computer you may have had only 15 years ago, not to mention a fantastic camera, robust Wi-Fi connectivity, an Read more

2021-04-23T20:06:51+00:00April 23rd, 2021|Articles of Interest|0 Comments
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