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Environment Massachusetts announces independent expenditure campaign to help re-elect environmental champion Sen. Ed Markey

To help re-elect U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, the citizen group Environment Massachusetts today announced it intends to put together a $5 million campaign dedicated to supporting him.

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Environmentalists stand with Markey

Following reports that Congressman Joe Kennedy will officially launch his campaign to challenge Senator Ed Markey this weekend, environmental organizations representing tens of thousands of Massachusetts residents reaffirmed their support for Markey.

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Environment Massachusetts and Environment America endorse U.S. Sen. Ed Markey for re-election

Environment Massachusetts and Environment America officially announced their support today for U.S. Sen. Ed Markey’s re-election campaign.

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Committee advances bills requiring solar panels on new buildings

Two bills that would require rooftop solar panels to be installed on new residential, commercial, and government buildings were advanced by a key committee in the Legislature last week.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Boston ranks #19 for solar energy among large cities

The amount of solar energy capacity installed in Boston has tripled since 2013, according to a new report.

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Putting solar panels on new homes could double Mass. solar capacity

If builders start putting solar panels on all new homes, Massachusetts could double its solar energy capacity by 2045, according to a new report released today.

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Mass. mayors join national call for solar energy

Mayors from every state, including Massachusetts, are embracing a vision for more solar energy in their communities, as stated in a letter released today by Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center.

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New report ranks Boston 19th for solar energy

Boston ranks 19th for total solar energy capacity installed among major U.S. cities, according to a new report, and advocates say the city could do more to encourage residents, businesses, and institutions to go solar.

Report | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Shining Cities 2018

America’s major cities have played a key role in the clean energy revolution and stand to reap tremendous benefits from solar energy.

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Solar advocates ask legislators to advance policy before deadline

Advocates delivered a letter today signed by 57 environmental and civic organizations and solar businesses asking the Legislature's energy committee to approve legislation to expand solar energy prior to a key deadline.