Preserving Our Past by Protecting Our Future
Our Mission and Vision
We are a community organization working to reduce waste and pollution and achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2040. Our vision is a vibrant and engaged community actively addressing the climate crisis to ensure our town and planet are habitable and safe for future generations.
SM Position on Peaker Plant
Sustainable Marblehead recognizes MMWEC’s obligation to provide adequate power to meet peak demand. At the same time, the cost and capacity of battery storage has changed dramatically during the six years since the project was first designed in 2015.
We request that MMWEC further pause this project and allow for third-party analysis.
Use reusable cloth bags for produce.
10 Simple Things You Can
Do for the Planet
Boo! Make this Halloween less SCARY for the environment!
Follow these simple tips!
Some ideas include
Making your own costumes
Making eco-bricks with wrappers
Getting creative with decorations
Sustainable Marblehead in Action
Sea-themed bike racks are installed around Marblehead. Thanks to Bruce and Judy Eissner who donated the bike racks, working with Sustainable Marblehead and the Recreation and Parks Department.
They’re a great reminder that bicycling is fun, healthy, and safe and doesn’t leave a carbon footprint.
Our Working Groups