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HEET Supports Lockdown Food Deliveries

When the coronavirus struck Massachusetts, Ana Javier of the Merrimack Valley Project identified families in Lawrence who were under economic…

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Gas Leak Maps Now Include 2019 Data

Massachusetts gas distribution utilities have been required since 2014 to report annually to the Department of Public Utilities the location…

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HEET in the News

HEET received a national sustainability award! Together with Buro Happold Engineering, we won the American Planning Association (APA) Sustainable Communities…

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HEET runs Utility-Scale Geothermal Charrette in MIT’s January Session

There was a lot of ENERGY in the room during the four Utility-Scale Geothermal sessions in MIT’s January IAP (Independent…

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Energy Shift in New Senate Legislation

The Massachusetts Senate has just announced their Next Generation Climate Policy Legislation, S.2477 and it directs the Department of Public…

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Rocky Mountain Institute Shares GeoMicroDistrict Path to Electrification

Read our guest blog at Rocky Mountain Institute! HEET Co-Executive Director Audrey Schulman pitches a 'grounded' path to electrification, featuring…

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WBUR Highlights HEET Influence

WBUR reporter Bruce Gellerman explains how HEET promoted interconnecting wells to build GeoMicroDistricts that can replace gas infrastructure. How A Climate…

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Eversource Plans Three Geothermal Pilots

Based on HEET’s GeoMicroDistrict concept, Eversource stated its intention to pilot three geothermal pilots in a document recently filed with…

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Legislation for a Gas-Free FUTURE

After the Merrimack Valley gas disaster, HEET spearheaded ideas for omnibus gas legislation, then worked with Gas Leaks Allies and…

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LVL DEF AND NO DPU REG

What does that mean?! Translation: HEET has persuaded ALL the gas companies in Massachusetts to start identifying the largest gas…

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