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In Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states, a bipartisan approach to solving climate change

A joint climate program created by Massachusetts and eight other states is cutting carbon pollution while providing major funding for energy efficiency and renewable energy programs, according to a recent report from the Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Broad coalition stands up against drilling off of Massachusetts’ coast

Local and state officials, business leaders, environmentalists, and coastal community residents held a rally today to speak out against the Trump administration’s proposal to open up more than 90 percent of the waters off from America’s coast, including an area near Massachusetts, to offshore drilling and seismic testing.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

As electric cars revolutionize the vehicle market, new study helps cities address infrastructure and parking challenges

With electric vehicles (EVs) hitting U.S. streets in record numbers, a new study by the Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center, MASSPIRG Education Fund, and Frontier Group highlights best practices to help local officials make their cities as EV-friendly as possible. The new report, Plugging In: Readying America’s Cities for the Arrival of Electric Vehicles, includes data for Springfield and other cities about the number of electric cars expected on the road in coming years, and how cities can accommodate these new EVs with enough places to park and recharge. 

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Congressman Moulton receives Environmental Champion award

Environment Massachusetts, the statewide environmental advocacy organization, presented its Environmental Champion award to Congressman Seth Moulton today in recognition of his 100 percent environmental voting record in 2017.

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Massachusetts leaders featured in project highlighting Voices for 100% Renewable Energy

Today, Environment Massachusetts announced that 22 public- and private-sector leaders from Massachusetts have been profiled in a national project, Voices for 100% Renewable Energy.

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