British Columbia Delegation to Discuss Carbon Pricing Success

  Massachusetts residents clearly want tough climate change policies and they want to know what policies will work. British Columbia has found part of the answer – carbon pricing – and this Monday at MIT, BC government officials and a panel of experts will tell us what they’ve learned.  We hope you’ll be there. … Continue reading

Mass. Renews $2,500 Consumer Rebate for Electric Vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emily Norton (617) 423-5775; emily.norton@sierraclub.org  [BOSTON, MA April 3, 2015] The Baker Administration announced yesterday an additional $2 million in rebate funding is being made available to Massachusetts residents who purchase or lease an electric vehicle (EV). This funding is in addition to the $2 million … Continue reading

Cambridge City Council Votes to Ban Plastic Bags

For Immediate Release March 31, 2015 Contact: Emily Norton (617) 423-5775 emily.norton@sierraclub.org [CAMBRIDGE, MA March 31, 2015] The Cambridge City Council last night voted 8-1 to ban single-use, lightweight plastic carryout bags. Cambridge’s action made it the largest city on the East Coast to institute restrictions on plastic bags, joining … Continue reading