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Housing goes solar for low-income residents in Lynn, Chelsea

A local housing nonprofit found a way to contribute to the fight against climate change.

- 06-27-2022

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Billions Proposed for Massachusetts Cities, Climate Resilience - Governing

Baker has filed $3.5 billion to revitalize downtowns, develop climate resiliency and workforce initiatives.

Alison Kuznitz - 05-16-2022

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First Resilient Service Station microgrid project completed in Massachusetts - pv magazine USA

Enel X completed a microgrid with solar-plus-battery storage to operate the facility and offer EV charging.

Anne Fischer - 05-16-2022

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Greenbelt celebrates Earth 'Month' at local properties

Celebrating the coming of Earth Day during the month of April with fun activities in Ipswich and surrounding areas.

Salem news - 04-04-2022

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Charlie Baker files $9.7B transportation bond bill, urges quick passage

Replacing the Green Line fleet, the State's move toward EVs, and resilient infrastructure would all get a major boost.

State House News - 03-21-2022

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Offshore wind is the future for Massachusetts

Offshore wind has a lot of potential in this New England state.

The Boston Globe - 03-07-2022

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Former coal power site to host offshore wind cable plant

Baker sees signs that offshore wind is catching on in MA, thanks to six years of investment, including in Salem.

Colin Young - 02-21-2022

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Expanded Beverly Shuttle Bus Service Begins

The new route stops at more shopping destinations, all Beverly Housing Authority locations & senior housing facilities.

Scott Souza - 02-21-2022

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Environmental Roundtable: Boston's boom in green transportation, climate change and activism

Green transit gets a boost, with free bus lanes in Boston and millions funding EV charging stations around the state.

Under the Radar - 02-21-2022

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The Massachusetts pension fund is joining the climate fight

The board that oversees the $104 billion fund voted to start using it's power to pressure companies to act on climate.

Sabrina Shankman - 02-21-2022

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FEMA to discuss future coastal erosion, sea level rise in Essex County

FEMA is hosting a community outreach meeting to discuss long-term sea level rise in Essex County.

Michael Cronin - 02-07-2022

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State approves doubling of solar energy

After months of delays, state approves doubling of solar energy.

Sabrina Shankman. - 01-24-2022

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Into the Red and on to something vital: the climate cause

The energy systems that undergird the global economy are being remade to meet aspirations of a post-fossil-fuel era.

The Boston Globe - 01-24-2022

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YMCA Opens Expanded Housing on Cabot Street

“I am so proud of our Y’s commitment to meeting this need even during these trying times,” says CEO Chris Lovasco.

Paul Leighton - 01-03-2022

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The Build Back Better Act would provide $6 billion for coastal resilience

Coastal ecosystems, those transition zones between land and sea, are where so much life begins.

Environment Maine - 12-06-2021

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Beverly Woman Serving as Delegate to U.N. Climate Conference

Faria said she is "nervously optimistic" that the world will finally muster the determination to prevent the p...

Paul Leighton - 11-08-2021

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Reimagining Coastal Cities as Sponges to Help Protect Them From the Ravages of Climate Change

Infrastructure experts in the San Francisco Bay Area have begun replacing impermeable roads and stromwater drains with w...

Elena Shao - 11-08-2021

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Why the UN's climate conference matters to Boston and Massachusetts - WBUR

The U.N. Climate Conference, also known as COP26, is getting underway in Glasgow. 

Sharon Brody and Paul Connearney - 11-01-2021

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State Announces Funding for Briscoe Senior Housing

The project will create what will be called Beverly Village for Living and the Arts. It will include 85 affordable apart...

Paul Leighton - 10-25-2021

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By Land and By Sea

How farmers and seaweed can help tackle the ocean pollution crisis.

CJ Clouse - 10-12-2021

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Baker creates clean heat commission to help cut emissions

The commission is tasked with helping the state meet a goal of net-zero emissions by 2050.

Associated Press - 10-04-2021

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The Neoponset River, a hidden jewl of Boston, has become a tarnished gem

The Neoponset River, a hidden jewl of Boston, has become a tarnished gem.

David Abel - 09-27-2021

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Solar project helps to reclaim site of notorious Boston-area toxic waste case

A cluster of cancer cases in Woburn, Massachusetts, in the 1980s prompted a major pollution lawsuit that eventually insp...

Sarah Shemkus - 09-21-2021

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North Atlantic right whales critically endangered by climate crisis, new study finds

Warming sea and shifting food sources drive whales into areas where they risk ship strikes and entanglement in fishing g...

Hallie Golden - 09-03-2021

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Massachusetts should be converting 100,000 homes a year to electric heat. The actual number: 461

When Massachusetts officials look into the not-so-distant future of 2030, they see 1 million homes across the state heat...

Sabrina Shankman - 08-23-2021

PAST EVENTS

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event 3/10/2022, 06:00 pm

The Cabot - Coastal Communities Talk Water

The Cabot, 286 Cabot Street Beverly, MA 01915

*THIS IS A FREE EVENT* Presented in partnership with Green Beverly with support from Salem Sound Coastwatch, Sustainable...

The Cabot

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event 1/26/2022, 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Community Forum: El Punto, junto

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Resilient Together: El Punto Junto First Community Forum via Zoom. “What is Climate Change and How Does It Affect ...

Resilient Together

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event 1/26/2022, 07:15 pm - 08:30 pm

January SERC Meeting 7:15PM-8:30PM

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Salem Sustainability, Energy, and Resiliency Committee (SERC) MeetingThe Committee typically meets the fourth Wedne...

Salem Sustainability, Energy, and Resiliency Committee (SERC)

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event 1/25/2022, 12:00 am

Community Forum: Salem & Peabody Resilient North River Corridor Project

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Funded by an MVP Action grant, the project continues the design of a multi-use path along the North River’s Harmon...

Stacy Kilb