Energy and Environmental Bills Moving in the Legislature

In 15 days, on July 31, the formal session for the Massachusetts Legislature will end – meaning that the House and Senate have two short weeks to approve the FY2019 State Budget and pass important legislation. The Legislature continues to work on completing the FY2019 State Budget and is contemplating several pieces of legislation that […]

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MAPC issues statement on anticipated U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Cameron Peterson, Director of Clean Energy at the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in Boston, today released the following statement: “MAPC is deeply troubled by this week’s announcement that the Trump Administration may withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement. We believe that the United States is critical to the landmark 2015 climate […]

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MAPC Open House Recap

Thank you to everyone who showed up on Tuesday night for MAPC’s 3rd annual Open House! Visitors toured three floors of offices in MAPC’s  Downtown Crossing building and met many members of the MAPC staff. Along the way, they earn raffle tickets by participated in games and activities. Raffle prizes this year included “Baskets O’ Localness,” which were packed […]

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