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.

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.

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."

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.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Report: Colleges and Universities Can Lead America’s Shift to 100 Percent Renewable Energy

America’s colleges and universities are positioned to lead the transition to 100 percent renewable energy, according to a report released today by Environment Massachusetts  Research & Policy Center.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Advocates launch campaign for 100 percent renewable energy for Massachusetts

With federal climate and clean energy programs facing an uncertain future, advocates launched a campaign for 100 percent renewable energy for Massachusetts today.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Mass. lawmakers and advocates set their sights on 100 percent renewable energy

State Representative Sean Garballey (D-Arlington), State Representative Marjorie Decker (D-Cambridge), and State Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) filed a bill today that would commit Massachusetts to obtain 100 percent of its energy from clean, renewable sources like solar and wind.

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