Kinder Morgan is Holding New “Open House” Meetings in January and February

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) sends representatives to these meetings to understand public concerns. The more people who attend these meetings, the more FERC will get the message we don’t want or need this pipeline. The need for more gas and/or oil is grossly overstated by Kinder Morgan and … Continue reading

UTILITIES SET BACK THE COMMONWEALTH’S QUEST FOR A CLEAN ENERGY ECONOMY

The attempt by the two major utilities, Northeast Utilities and National Grid, to terminate their contracts to purchase Cape Wind’s clean power from offshore wind is a serious setback in the Commonwealth’s quest for a clean energy future. A successful offshore wind project will put Massachusetts squarely in the forefront … Continue reading

The Massachusetts Sierra Club is Your Stakeholder at the Department of Energy Resources (DOER) and Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Our goals in the currently on-going DOER and DEP proceedings include: reducing our dependence on natural gas; eliminating the need for even more natural gas pipelines and preventing pipelines from scarring our landscape and preventing the Commonwealth from being a natural gas export highway; developing clean thermal energy at an … Continue reading