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Here's what's happening around town and beyond!

 

EXCITING CLIMATE NEWS:

FEDERAL AND LOCAL!


The passage of two very important bills over the last couple weeks are a positive sign of great strides forward - making an impact in Climate Actions goals for our FUTURE!!

 

Thank you to all the activists like Green Energy Consumer Alliance and the legislators who worked hard to advocate for these important initiatives!

HELPFUL LINKS:

LOCAL:

Governor Baker Office

Baker signs major climate bill: Boston Globe

Baker signs major MA bill despite concerns over fossil fuel limits and other provisions

MA passes massive climate and clean energy bill: Washington Post

Bill S.9: An Act creating a next-generation roadmap for Massachusetts climate policy

Sustainable Wellesley Newsletter Summary

FEDERAL:

Princeton Study: Inflation Reduction Act would spur 42% US carbon emissions cut by 2030.

Inflation Reduction Act: NPR Article

Washington Post Article: As Congress funds high-tech climate solutions, it also bets on a low-tech one: Nature

CNBC News Article:Inflation Reduction Act puts $60B focus on a Biden priority: environmental justice

Climate Protest