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News Release | Environment America

With wind at its back and sunny days ahead, California’s renewable energy bill passes state Senate

The California state Senate passed Senate Bill 100 (SB 100) by today, affirming the state Assembly’s vote yesterday. SB 100, which would put the state on a path to generate 100 percent of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources such as solar and wind by 2045, now heads to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk for his signature.

News Release | Environment America

Plastic pollution: One day, three solutions

One day, three decisions -- all of which may have far-reaching effects on plastic pollution in the United States.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

100% Renewable Agenda outlines ambitious clean energy roadmap

With election season just around the corner, environmental advocates unveiled an ambitious clean energy agenda for the winner of this fall’s gubernatorial race to take up.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

Offshore wind is now one big step closer

Boston – Vineyard Wind will develop the first offshore wind farm off the coast of Massachusetts, state officials announced today.

News Release | Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center

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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