Elena Letona, executive director of Neighbor to Neighbor (and a 2005 Barr Fellow), shares lessons learned from an old, industrial city in western Massachusetts, where community members, labor groups, elected officials, and others found common cause in a winning effort to go from “coal to sol!”
On November 3, the Boston City Council’s Committee on Parks, Recreation, & Transportation held a hearing on water transportation in Boston Harbor. Jim Canales was invited to testify. Following are his remarks.
New report and video explore rapidly evolving clean energy opportunities and challenges facing the region.
How Boston’s Green Ribbon Commission is helping the city meet ambitious goals to fight climate change.
New report reveals the potential for energy storage to save people in Massachusetts millions in energy costs, reduce emissions, and accelerate the success of local, clean energy.
Eight questions with Lisa Jacobson, who recently joined Barr as Program Officer for Mobility.
Barr Foundation joins coordinated effort to bring proven technologies, solutions to developing countries most vulnerable to climate change.
Reflections, lessons learned, and advice from Kristina Egan at the close of her five-year tenure as Transportation for Massachusetts executive director.
Projections establish a clear baseline for what climate effects Boston needs to plan for and when.
James Corless, director of Transportation for America, offers lessons from Nashville’s push for a bigger, better transit network.