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Flame Retardants

January 19, 2016

Flame retardant chemicals have been linked to cancer, learning and developmental disabilities in children and many more health issues.

Governor Baker Gets a "C" on Environmental Protection

June 12, 2018

"In this third year of the Baker Administration, it is frustrating to see largely modest steps forward and many issues showing no improvement. Most significantly, the decision to allow an expansion at the unlined Wheelabrator incinerator ash landfill in Saugus is a true violation of environmental justice and a slap in the face to neighboring communities who have felt this burden for decades." -- Cindy Luppi, New England Director

Clean Energy for All

February 27, 2018

Clean energy belongs to us all, but unequal access to resources like solar, a key part of our renewable energy future, show us we have a long way to go.

Green Justice Coalition Pushes “Solar For All” in Massachusetts with MA Black and Latino Legislative Caucus

October 3, 2017

BOSTON – Renters and low-income communities can benefit from solar energy, but state policies are standing in the way.

Brayton Point Ceases Power Generation in Key Moment for Region’s Energy Future

May 31, 2017

Community leaders and organizations call on Dynegy to collaborate on a just transition for workers and residents.

Solar panels, blue sky. Photo credit: epicurean / iStock

Clean Water Action Responds To Baker Administration Energy Access Strategies

April 20, 2017

Today, Clean Water Action responded to an announcement by Massachusetts Governor Baker, Environment Secretary Matthew Beaton and Department of Energy Resources Commissioner Judith Judson regarding