TOWN OF BECKET
BOARD OF SELECTMEN
CHARGE TO THE ENERGY COMMITTEE
The Board of Selectmen shall appoint an Energy Committee consisting of the Town Administrator, a member of the Finance Committee, the Highway Superintendent, the Building Inspector, and interested citizens.
The committee's charge is to advise the Becket Board of Selectmen and make recommendations about energy efficiency in town buildings and operations, ensure compliance with the requirements of the Massachusetts Green Communities Program, investigate and recommend renewable and alternate energy opportunities for Becket's municipal government, advise and assist the town and community to identify and apply for energy and conservation related grants and funding opportunities, educate residents about ways that they can save energy and reduce energy payments, advise them on energy-related issues and recommend specific initiatives.
The committee shall be a "governmental body", as defined in MGL Chapter 39, Section 23A.