Our Green Features

Recognizing the finiteness and fragility of our life-sustaining planetary home, Cambridge Cohousing was built to conserve the earth’s resources, and our residents continue to be committed to this cause.
 

  • Large solar power installation - 122 panels - completed in 2017.

  • Geothermal heating and cooling system.

  • Constructed using high-quality, sustainable materials.

  • Energy Star certified (the standard of environmental excellence in 1998).

  • Located within easy walking distance of public transit.

  • Shared resources - guest rooms & other common spaces as well as tools - snow-blower, grills, etc.

  • Residents are encouraged to reduce, reuse and recycle.

  • Organic vegetables are planted annually and local agriculture is supported.

  • Early adopters of the city-wide food composting program.

122 Solar Panels were installed in 2015.

Vegetables from our community's garden.

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Cambridge Cohousing

175 Richdale Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02140

info@cambridgecohousing.org