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News Release | Environment America

The U.S. House approved a host of provisions today to address widespread drinking water contamination from toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The annual defense spending bill would phase out the military’s use of PFAS-containing firefighting foams by 2025 — a major source of drinking water contamination. The bill would also designate all PFAS chemicals as hazardous substances under Superfund and toxic pollutants under the Clean Water Act, spurring cleanup and reducing discharges into waterways, respectively.

Blog Post

It's often been said that the first step toward 100% renewable energy is to use energy more efficiently. That's why I'm thrilled that the Legislature's energy committee approved four bills to reduce wasted energy last week, among the first energy legislation to advance this year.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Four bills approved by the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities, and Energy last week would reduce wasted energy, investigate how to increase the availability of energy efficiency programs to low-income households, and accelerate the adoption of clean heating technologies.

News Release | Environment America

The U.S. Senate passed its annual defense policy bill today with a host of provisions to address widespread drinking water contamination from toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

At a State House hearing today, environmental organizations and solar industry leaders asked elected officials to eliminate obstacles and adopt bold new policies to tap into Massachusetts’ solar energy potential.


Energy Sage

Have you ever thought about going solar at your home or business? Environment Massachusetts has partnered with EnergySage to make finding your local solar options easy. Find out more.