I am working on a portfolio of bills to further a clean energy strategy in this session.
Yesterday, like thousands of others, I wasted much time in a fruitless effort to log into the state’s web site for the appliance rebate program. Of course the telephone option did not work either. This to me is just another example of poor government planning and execution. As someone who has been in the systems work […]
Smaller housing units in high density areas are more efficient from both the building carbon use perspective and the vehicle miles travelled perspective.
Greenhouse gases in Massachusetts come in roughly equal parts from power generation, homes and buildings (mostly from heat, but also industrial processes), and transportation. Currently Massachusetts is moving forward very strongly on the first two sectors.
Summary of legislative and regulatory initiatives in Massachusetts as of November 2007.