Energy Committee

New Energy Questionnaire. Please click on the below link and fill out the survey. Thank you!
Oak Bluffs Energy Survey

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Town Partners with - 

CVEC - Cape & Vineyard Electric Co-op: SOLAR

CVEO - Cape & Vineyard Electrification Offering

Green Communities -                    ATM votes 5-15-21 

MASS grant program

Oak Bluffs Fact Sheet

Oak Bluffs Power Pt


MVC - CATF Energy Working Groups

Vineyard Power, V. Wind

VSEC - All Island Energy Committee (monthly)


Info for Residents

What can you do?

How to:
Electrify Your House     

    Residential New Construction All-Electric

Retrofit Your House    

    What about Heat Pumps?

Replace Your Vehicle
& Vineyard Power ideas

CLC - Cape Light Compact

   2022 CLC Rebate updates

ICAN - Island Climate Action Network

TRI - The Resource Inc.

CLIMATE AND ENERGY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The Climate and Energy Advisory Committee is appointed to assist the Town through its Select Board in carrying out the vision and initiatives to implement the Town’s strategies for energy conservation, clean energy, green community initiatives and planning for energy sustainability for the Town. The Committee will also assist the Town in assessing the climate change impacts to the Town’s infrastructure, environment and socio-economic systems and evaluate community resiliency strategies for adapting to sea level rise and climate change in a manner that helps to strengthen the community.

The Committee shall be responsible for recommending an energy management plan to the Select Board for their consideration to develop and support the goals of energy conservation and climate stewardship by the Town of Oak Bluffs. The Committee will coordinate efforts to update the Town’s Climate Resiliency Plan and take steps to maintain the Town’s eligibility for State Municipal Vulnerability funding and other grant programs.

Current Projects

  • Green Communities (GC) - submission received
  • Town buildings - Energy Audits complete
  • NO-cost & LOW-cost lighting installed (CLC funded). Awaiting next round of installations.
  • Begin set priorities for GC Designation funds
  • CVEC-3: Fire Station roof solar (live in 2019)
  • CVEC-4: OB School Roof solar, Landfill solar
  • CVEC-6: Rooftop solar: Police Sta., Town Hall

Contact

Energy@oakbluffsma.gov


Meetings - 1st Monday of the month, 3:30pm, posted


Members

Bill Cleary - Chair; Planning Bd. Liaison; Green Communities Chair 

Dion Alley - CLC & CVEC Rep

Peter Meleney

Marilyn Miller - Vineyard Power Development Fund Rep

Craig Saunders

Simon Shapiro

Richard Toole - 1st Alternate

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CLIMATE  clouds

Building Community Resilience - Oak Bluffs Recommendations

ICAN - Island Climate Action Network

MVC CATF - Climate Action Task Force

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