News Release | Environment Massachusetts

As legislators consider clean energy ramp-up, activists rally for ambitious commitments

Activists rallied at the State House today to urge officials to accelerate the growth of clean, renewable energy like solar and wind.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Academics, experts say Massachusetts should move to 100 percent renewable energy

Experts from universities and businesses delivered a letter to state officials today urging them to pass legislation that would commit Massachusetts to achieve 100 percent renewable energy by mid-century.

Report | Environment Massachusetts Research and Policy Center

Renewables on the Rise

Clean energy is sweeping across America, and is poised for further dramatic growth in the years ahead.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Ten years of progress positions Massachusetts to take renewable energy to the next level

Massachusetts ranks sixth in the nation for increased solar energy generation and second for increased electricity efficiency savings since 2007, according to a new report released today by Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Mass. leaders featured in project highlighting "Voices for 100% Renewable Energy"

Today, Environment Massachusetts highlighted eight Massachusetts leaders profiled in a national project as leading voices for clean energy. The initiative, Voices for 100% Renewable Energy, is an online album with photos, testimonials and videos featuring a wide array of individuals — from academics, to mayors and other public officials, to community leaders, to business and non-profit leaders — embracing a rapid transition to clean energy.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

After Paris decision, it’s time to power Massachusetts with 100% renewable energy, citizens and local leaders say

Responding to President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement, advocates and concerned citizens gathered at the State House today to call for repowering Massachusetts with 100 percent clean, renewable energy like solar and wind.

Report | Environment Massachusetts

Massachusetts Energy and Environment Report Card

Now more than ever, states need to lead on environmental and energy issues. This assessment evaluates how the Baker administration is performing in managing the state's environmental and energy programs.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Baker administration gets "C" grade for environmental protection

As Earth Day approaches and environmental protection is in the crosshairs at the federal level, seven leading environmental organizations released a report card grading the second year of the Baker administration on its environmental policies and leadership. The administration received the mediocre grade of "C."

Report | Mass Power Forward

Road to 100% Renewables Campaign Handbook

Towns and cities can make a big difference in the transition to 100 percent renewable energy. This handbook provides tools for activists to win a commitment to 100 percent renewable energy in their community, and implement projects that reduce the use of fossil fuels and expand clean energy.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Activists launch campaigns for towns and cities to commit to 100 percent renewable energy

With federal clean energy programs under attack, local and statewide environmental groups gathered today to launch a campaign calling on cities and towns in Massachusetts to commit to 100 percent clean, renewable energy.

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