News Release | Environment America

Environment America joins 50 organizations calling on President Biden to protect the Tongass National Forest

Environment America joined national and local conservation groups, commercial fishing interests, and the outdoor recreation industry to submit a letter on Tuesday March 30,  to the Biden administration calling for carbon-dense forests, including the Tongass National Forest in Alaska, to be specifically protected in the United States’ Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC).

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

New report: Electrifying buildings would bring major benefits for climate and public health

Massachusetts ranks eighth in the nation in the potential reduction of greenhouse gas emissions that can be realized by electrifying its buildings, according to a new report released today by Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center, MASSPIRG Education Fund, and Frontier Group.

News Release | Environment America

Statement: Biden expresses transformative vision in ‘Build Back Better’ infrastructure plan

Environment America, U.S. PIRG, and PennEnvironment respond to the outline of President Biden's Build Back Better plan before his speech in Pittsburgh unveiling the plan. The transformative plan focuses on infrastructure investments that will improve public health and the environment.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Statement: Governor Baker signs climate bill

Governor Charlie Baker signed a climate bill today that will reduce energy waste from appliances, expand Massachusetts' commitment to offshore wind energy, and ensure that at least 40 percent of our electricity comes from renewable sources by 2030.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Comments on the draft Clean Energy and Climate Plan for 2030

Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center submitted comments today on the Baker administration's draft Clean Energy and Climate Plan for 2030.