Energy Advisory Committee


  • Thomas R. Birmingham
  • Mike Mattera 
  • Christine Smith
  • Lilah Morrissey
  • Emily Torres - Cullinane
  • Carl Engelbourg
The terms for these appointments are 3 years.

At May 2021 Town Meeting the voters approved Article 30 to establish a municipal energy aggregation program which allows the town to purchase electricity in bulk on behalf of residents, offering price stability and more choices relating to how much "Green Energy" residents wish to purchase

Committee Mission: Provide direct assistance and advice to the Town Administrator and Select Board on matters related to the planning and implementation of Canton's Municipal Energy Aggregation Program.  

Committee Scope: Assistance in recommending a consultant, designing plan choices, creating a communications program for program launch, and creating policies & procedures for ongoing (resident) customer satisfaction with the program. 

Committee membership: 5 members of the public, with the time and subject matter expertise to contribute.  Areas of expertise to target: energy sector, IT, legal & regulatory, marketing & communications.