For decades, Massachusetts has helped lead the nation in renewable energy. Now, it’s time to set our sights even higher. On Tuesday, we’re officially launching our campaign to pass the 100% Clean Act for 100 percent clean electricity, heating, and transportation.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts

50+ organizations ask legislators to support the 100% Clean Act

More than 50 organizations sent a letter today asking legislators to support 100 percent clean energy for Massachusetts.

Climate bill becomes law in Massachusetts

By | Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

Last January, there was only one thing standing between Bay Staters and legislation that would promise a cleaner, greener Massachusetts: the governor’s signature. 

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.

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

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

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.

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.