Posts by Mariella Puerto
Mariella Puerto is Director of Barr's Climate program, managing grantmaking and other initiatives to advance equitable solutions for clean energy, mobility, and resilient communities. She serves as Chair of the board of the Environmental Grantmakers Association.
In a Funding Portfolio, Diversity Drives Impact
Five lessons from a partnership between the Barr Foundation and Community Labor United.
Barr’s New Climate Resilience Strategies
Climate Program Co-Directors Mariella Puerto and Mary Skelton Roberts outline the rationale, priorities, and early steps of the Foundation’s newly-expanded focus on resilience.
Northeast States Extend Leadership on Clean Energy
Ambitious new goals set for next phase of highly successful, market-based effort to reduce emissions and spur clean energy.
The Future of Electricity in the Northeast
New report and video explore rapidly evolving clean energy opportunities and challenges facing the region.
Successes in Philanthropy: Activating Civic Leadership
How Boston’s Green Ribbon Commission is helping the city meet ambitious goals to fight climate change.
19 Funders Pledge $53 Million to Expand Energy Efficiency
Barr Foundation joins coordinated effort to bring proven technologies, solutions to developing countries most vulnerable to climate change.
Important Role for Local, Regional Foundations in Global Climate Change
Foundations focused on climate change should think global and fund local.
Renewable Returns: And the Prize Goes to…
How a small incentive showed it can pay big to invest in renewable energy.
New Report Positions Boston for Next Wave of Energy Solutions
How a modest grant for one new staff member in a City Hall office set the stage for exciting progress on clean energy.
Scale Clean. Scale Smart.
The next iteration of Barr’s Clean Energy program aims at transformation in the Northeast energy sector.