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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.

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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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News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Report: Offshore wind could power Massachusetts 19 times over

Massachusetts could produce more energy from offshore wind than any other state, according to a new report from the Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center.

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News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Polluters dumping into Massachusetts’ waterways

Industrial facilities dumped excessive pollution into Massachusetts’ waterways 124 times over 21 months, according to a new report by the Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center.

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Report | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Troubled Waters 2018

Over a 21-month period from January 2016 to September 2017, major industrial facilities released pollution that exceeded the levels allowed under their Clean Water Act permits more than 8,100 times. Often, these polluters faced no fines or penalties.

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