As we work to build a cleaner transportation system, what can we learn from my grandmother's childhood in the 1930s?

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.

Climate bill signed into law

By | Ben Hellerstein
State Director

This legislation won't bring Massachusetts all the way to the finish line for 100% renewable energy — but it will help us take a few big steps out of the starting blocks. Here's how we helped pass the bill.

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.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

New report: New England has vast potential for offshore wind energy

New England has more than enough offshore wind potential to meet both its 2019 and projected 2050 electricity needs in a finding from a new report released Thursday by Environment America Research & Policy Center and Frontier Group.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Statement: Let's celebrate climate bill, then set our sights on 100% clean energy

The Massachusetts House will vote today to send last session's climate bill back to Governor Charlie Baker's desk.

It’s a project years in the making, and now, it’s back on track to bring the Bay State closer to a clean energy future. 

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Environment Massachusetts joins affiliates in 12 states to redouble “100% Renewable” campaign

Environment Massachusetts and its national federation, Environment America, launched its 2021 campaigns for 100 percent renewable energy in 13 states Monday. The announcement comes as the Biden Administration, which campaigned on achieving carbon pollution-free power nationwide by 2035, continues to push for a federal 100 percent clean electricity target. 

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

Statement: Gov. Baker's climate message a mixed bag

Governor Charlie Baker returned a climate bill to the Legislature with proposed amendments today.

News Release

Coalition asks legislators to pass climate bill into law by Feb. 19

Mass Power Forward, a statewide coalition of more than 200 organizations, sent a letter asking legislators to pass last session's climate bill into law by February 19.

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