Following his new Encyclical on the urgency for action on climate, and with global talks on the horizon, Pope Francis gathered leaders from cities that are already taking up the challenge.
New report shows states participating in most recent phase of regional carbon cap-and-trade are experiencing significant economic benefits while dramatically reducing emissions.
By huge margins, Winchester just voted to change the antiquated zoning laws many Massachusetts towns assume are untouchable.
With our quality of life, economy, and climate all on the line, BRT deserves a closer look.
ACEEE Scorecard spotlights innovative ways cities are saving energy.
New report finds extent of natural gas leaks three times greater threat to climate goals than previously expected.
Boston set to create its first “Complete Street”
Boston is the fourth most vulnerable city in the U.S. to the impacts of sea-level rise. How can we prepare?
A conversation between Barr’s Mary Skelton Roberts and Chris Leinberger, lead author of a new report on Walkable Urban Places (a.k.a. “WalkUPs”), a promising pathway to a more vibrant, equitable, and low-carbon region.
More than sixty inches of snow falling in fewer than three weeks has most Bostonians saying uncle. However, these superstorms—or "snowmaggedons"—are not expected to let up any time soon.