That $3 Trillion-a-Year Clean Energy Transformation? It’s Already Underway.
A landmark climate change report describes a shift in energy spending—away from fossil fuels and into clean energy—needed to keep global warming under 1.5 degrees.
Stop the Coventry Landfill Expansion
Toxics Action Center organizes with communities to protect public health and the environment in the northeast. Energy - Waste - Toxics - Pesticides
Longmeadow considering moratorium on Columbia Gas construction, citing recent explosions
The moratorium wouldn't stop the company from repairing nearly 100 documented pipeline leaks in the town, but would halt new home hookups and construction on a new proposed pipeline and metering station on Longmeadow Country Club property.
Brayton Point Power Station Demolition Underway
SOMERSET, Mass. — The Brayton Point power plant isn’t likely to burn coal ever again as demolition is underway to level the former fossil-fuel facility.
City officials want toxic waste at tannery to be removed from site
Two city aldermen are calling on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reconsider its recommended alternative and do more to clean up the contaminated Mohawk Tannery site in the center of Nashua.
Survey: Higher rates of cancer, illnesses followed PFOA exposure
HOOSICK FALLS - A year-long health survey conducted by Bennington College and several scientists and former regulators found that many more people who had been exposed to PFOA were diagnosed with cancer than had been estimated by the state Health Department.
The 10-question survey also found high rates of other diseases linked to PFOA exposure among current and former residents who worked at or lived near manufacturing plants that for decades had used the toxic chemical at facilities in Hoosick, Petersburgh and Bennington, Vt.