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Report | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Renewable Communities 2019

Across Massachusetts, cities and towns are leading the way to 100% renewable energy with innovative policies and programs to increase renewable electricity, energy efficiency, clean heating and transportation, and energy storage.

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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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Report recommends best practices for pollution-cutting investments

Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center released a report today identifying the best ways to invest revenue from a regional climate program to reduce pollution and expand clean energy.

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Report | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

From Pollution to Solutions

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), created more than a decade ago by Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states, has been a clear success. The program has contributed to the 60 percent reduction in carbon pollution from power plants in those states since 2005, while fueling the transition to a clean energy future.

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New report highlights how toxic “accidents waiting to happen” threaten U.S. waterways

Facilities storing billions of gallons of toxic waste threaten America’s rivers and millions of people who live near them, according to a new report from the Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center, MASSPIRG Education Fund and the Frontier Group.

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