Planning101: Clean Energy

Clean Energy

Planning101 is a space for MAPC staff to share their wealth of knowledge on topics related to smart growth and regional collaboration. This blog covers a diverse range of issues that include transportation, clean energy, land use, environment, public health, local government, equity, the innovative usage of public data, and the process of creating digital tools.

MAPC Launches “MetroCommon 2050: Shaping our Region Together”

May 6, 2022

Flanked by Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, MA-07, and scores of public officials and stakeholders from across Greater Boston this week, the […]

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Saying No to Diesel: Engaging Educators and Students in the Energy Transition

April 27, 2022

Photo via Highland Electric Fleets What’s better than working toward a zero-carbon energy transition? Working toward a zero-carbon energy transition […]

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Extreme Heat Impacts Workers. Climate Change is Making it Worse.

March 30, 2022

Climate change is producing more intense and frequent heat waves, and scientists project that Metro Boston will experience upwards of […]

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Reducing Energy Burden: Resources for Low-Income Residents

January 28, 2022

This isn’t an unusual story in Massachusetts – in fact, this fictionalized scenario is based on real-life accounts MAPC and […]

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MAPC Issues Request for Information on Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment

November 30, 2021

MAPC Issues RFI on Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Massachusetts is a leader in electrifying light-duty vehicles, offering a rebate of […]

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Turn Local Commitments into Local Action: How to Use MAPC’s New Municipal Net Zero Playbook

November 18, 2021

Turn Local Commitments into Local Action How to Use MAPC’s New Municipal Net Zero Playbook  For over a decade, MAPC […]

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