Tree canopies shading Massachusetts cities and towns could grow dramatically due to a new climate bill.
Alison Kuznitz - 05-05-2023
As plastic piles up, bills that shift the financial cost of recycling to the producers are gaining traction.
Molly Bolan - 05-05-2023
Climate resiliency is the focus of a new program in Massachusetts.
Brent Addleman - 04-28-2023
There’s a push on Beacon Hill to get MA public school students to think about climate change on a regular basis.
Shiri Spear, Boston 25 News and Bob Dumas - 04-28-2023
Boston is set to implement a new state climate-friendly building code to reduce the use of fossil fuels.
Kathryn Carley - 04-11-2023
RADIO: A new report finds people of color are most impacted by the effects of climate change in the city.
Rob Lane & Tiziana Dearing - 04-11-2023
It’s not only possible to make a difference with our individual decisions — it is vital.
Sarah Shemkus - 04-11-2023
Communities and states that want to use low-carbon materials to prepare for disaster are receiving a funding boost
Ysabelle Kempe - 04-11-2023
A new federal study explores the impacts of offshore wind on fisheries and commercial fishermen.
Anastasia E. Lennon - 04-06-2023
Since 2020, at least 14 heat-pump coaching programs have sprung up in Massachusetts
Alison F. Takemura - 03-29-2023
To reach net-zero emissions by 2050 or even 2040, we have to make considerable progress this decade.
Larry Chretien & Anna Vanderspek - 03-29-2023
Bonnie Heiple, the state’s new Department of Environmental Protection commissioner, has a bold plan for MA.
Dharna Noor - 03-29-2023
Momentum is building for land- and water-based infrastructure strategies.
Kalena Thomhave - 03-29-2023
The Biden administration hopes to construct 30 gigawatts of offshore wind energy by 2030.
A new report lists 10 policies to constrain polluting infrastructure and achieve key climate goals.
Joseph Winters - 03-24-2023
Activists took to the streets of Boston’s financial district to demand banks stop investing in fossil fuel companies.
Paula Moura - 03-24-2023
Climate change is altering spring growing conditions, and plant life is changing along with it.
PBS - 03-24-2023
The term “urban forest” may sound like an oxymoron, but it actually might be the key to mitigating climate change.
Taylor Brokesh - 03-15-2023
Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, and Rhode Island – recently proposed to build up to three new transmission lines
Joshua Rosen - 03-15-2023
State Launches Northeast Emergency Management Training
CapeCod.com - 03-15-2023
New climate chief talks about her job and how Massachusetts will serve as a climate model for the rest of the country.
Cynthia McCormick Hibbert - 03-15-2023
The hotter weather pattern might push the Earth into unprecedented territory next year.
Kate Yoder - 02-28-2023
How local leaders can partner with financial institutions to support frontline communities.
Erin Ceynar & Samantha Ender - 02-28-2023
The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law offers an unprecedented opportunity to leverage transportation infrastructure
Catherine Nagel - 02-28-2023
“The climate is changing, and we are not adapted to be able to deal with it from a health perspective" an expert warned....
Isabella O'Malley - 02-28-2023
The impacts of climate change are already apparent in U. S. offshore waters, creating challenges for fisheries
Reggie Paros - 02-28-2023
One in five Americans now lives in an area that's trying to move buildings off fossil fuels
Emily Pontecorvo - 02-21-2023
The first comprehensive standards for public EV charging stations will help ensure reliability and accessibility.
Gabriela Aoun Angueira - 02-21-2023
What was accomplished by the Community Greening Program this year?The first phase of the City of Watertown’s equit...
City of Watertown - 06-24-2022
It’s impossible to list all everything we love about Watertown- the Charles River waterfront, our unique industria...
What Do We Mean by Equity-Based Community Greening?The City of Watertown is conducting an equity-based green infrastruct...
Meaningful climate action will require our collective effort, but the risks, barriers and needed resources to achieve ac...
Since we have recently launched the planning process for Resilient Watertown, our Climate and Energy Plan, this is a gre...
Community engagement has been and will continue to be a key component of Resilient Watertown’s climate action plan...
Laurel Schwab - 11-23-2020
Climate Action in WatertownIn July of 2019, the Town of Watertown received funds to start a town-wid...
Laurel Schwab - 10-21-2020