Massachusetts’ Next Energy Efficiency Plan Could Bring Unprecedented Savings to the Commonwealth
Acadia Center's Senior Attorney shares an assessment of state efforts to create an energy efficiency plan that provides energy savings and benefits for every Massachusetts resident.
States Competing to Lead in Offshore Wind
Catherine Bowes of the National Wildlife Federation on why offshore wind is taking off across the US, and what’s ahead for this game-changing source of clean, renewable energy.
Nine Questions with Barr's New Climate Resilience Program Officer
A conversation with Kalila Barnett about Barr’s new climate focus area and opportunities in Greater Boston.
Boston Integrates Climate Resilience and Mitigation in Utility Planning
Smart development in Boston means accounting for climate change in long-term planning and design.
29 Foundations Pledge Over $4 Billion to Address Climate Change
Barr commits at least $100 million over the next five years, joining the largest-ever philanthropic investment in climate change mitigation.
We Can Improve Coastal Communities as We Protect Them
The best way to protect Boston from rising seas is through “shore-based solutions.” Two of the authors of a recent report explain what that means, and how such solutions can yield benefits for communities.
New Report Reveals Growth Trends in Rapidly Changing U.S. Energy Market
Third annual assessment of energy employment at federal, state, and county levels finds over 6.5 million workers, with half of 133,000 new jobs focused on energy efficiency.
New Study Identifies Massive Risk to Coastal Property from Sea Level Rise
Five key takeaways from analysis predicting heavy losses for those with stake in waterfront real estate across the United States.
A Message to Mayors: To Lead on Climate, Focus on Transportation
As mayors gather in Boston for an international summit on climate, Barr’s Mary Skelton Roberts makes the case for keeping mobility high on the agenda.
Kalila Barnett to Join Barr’s Climate Team
As Program Officer, Barnett will focus on grantmaking for Climate Resilience.