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VICTORY: ATLANTIC COAST PROTECTED FROM OFFSHORE DRILLING

The Atlantic Coast won a major victory when the Obama administration abandoned its plans to open the southern Atlantic to offshore oil and gas drilling for the first time in decades. Leading up to the announcement, Environment America and colleagues presented Obama officials with letters signed by more than 1,000 East Coast businesses opposed to the drilling proposal.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Experts, civic leaders, and environmental groups urge support for 100 percent renewable energy commitment

State leaders should act quickly to approve omnibus energy legislation including a commitment to power Massachusetts with 100 percent renewable energy, according to letters delivered today to legislators.

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Blog Post

These ‘Shining Cities’ will get you inspired about a sunny future | Ross Sherman

Cities and towns of all sizes are driving the transition to solar energy.

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News Release | Environment Massachusetts

“Sox Go Green” campaign asks Red Sox to commit to 100 percent renewable energy

Hours before the Red Sox face the Evil Empire for the first time this season, environmental advocates asked the Sox to help fight another vile foe: pollution from dirty energy.

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News Release | Environment America

Wrong Direction on Clean Cars -- EPA Receives Citizen Citation

Today, rightfully-concerned Americans descended upon the Environmental Protection Agency to give EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt a ticket -- for heading in the wrong direction on federal clean car standards.

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News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Report: Offshore wind could power Massachusetts 19 times over

Massachusetts could produce more energy from offshore wind than any other state, according to a new report from the Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center.

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