Sustainability

Beverly Commits to 100% Clean Energy

BEVERLY COMMITS TO 100% CLEAN ENERGY On July 7th, 2020, the Beverly City Council unanimously approved a resolution, from Mayor Michael Cahill and the Clean Energy Advisory Committee (CEAC), in support of transitioning the City to 100% clean energy sources. This commitment seeks to reduce dependence on fossil fuel and

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Beverly To Receive Electric School Bus

The City of Beverly will take delivery of its first electric school bus this summer.  The City issued a bid last summer to lease its first electric school bus and the winning bidder was Highland Electric Transportation. In January 2019, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) announced the availability

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Beverly Awarded $100,000 MVP Grant to Develop a Climate Action and Resilience Plan

The City of Beverly was recently awarded a $100,000 Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) Action Grant from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs to complete a comprehensive Climate Action Plan. Beverly will be collaborating on this initiative with the City of Salem, Massachusetts. Through a regional Climate Action Plan,

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