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.

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.

Report | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Our Health at Risk

Despite decades of progress under the Clean Air Act, Americans across the country continue to breathe unhealthy air, leading to increased risk of premature death, asthma attacks and other adverse health impacts.

Report | Environment Massachusetts Research and Policy Center

Shining Cities 2017

Solar power grew at a record-breaking pace in 2016. The United States now has 42 gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) energy capacity, enough to power 8.3 million homes and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 52.3 million metric tons annually.1 Hundreds of thousands of Americans, especially in our cities, have invested in their own solar panels or solar projects in their communities and millions more are ready to join them.

Report | Environment Massachusetts

Doubling Down on Climate Progress

To tackle the climate crisis, we need to quickly shift away from dirty fossil fuels and towards 100 percent renewable energy. The Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states are leading the way with the best regional clean air and climate protection program in the country: the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. 

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