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Jan. 23rd Roundup: Senator Barrett’s Thoughts on Senate Bills

[Not a subscriber? Sign up here] BEACON HILL HAPPENINGS - ROUNDUP EXCLUSIVE: Senator Barrett discusses Senate Climate bill: In an exclusive interview with the Climate XChange Roundup, Senate Energy Chair and bill sponsor Michael Barrett discusses the Senate's new ‘comprehensive climate package’ and...

Jan. 17th Roundup: Carbon hearing hype proves right

BEACON HILL HAPPENINGS - Historic show of support for carbon pollution pricing at the MA State House: Over 200 citizens, business leaders, and elected officials from across the state packed a Beacon Hill hearing room on Tuesday in Massachusetts to show...

Dec. 19th Roundup: TCI makes a big splash

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here ] - Programming Note: This is the last Roundup of the year! Our next edition will come out on Tuesday, January 7th, 2019. Enjoy the holidays, and have a happy new year! TALKING TCI - “TCI releases draft policy...

Dec. 11th Roundup: New Poll Shows Broad Support for TCI

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here ] BEACON HILL HAPPENINGS - “27 Young Climate Activists Arrested On Trespassing Charges At State House Protest” (Miriam Wasser, WBUR): “After a climate protest that drew at least 300 young people to the State House, 27...

Dec. 3rd Roundup: Sen. Barrett & Sec. Theoharides Talk Climate Action

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here] - Programming Note: Do you enjoy reading the Climate XChange Roundup? This #GivingTuesday support the work we do, and give yourself a little something too. Buy a Raffle ticket today and kick off #GivingTuesday and the...

Nov. 27th Roundup: UN releases “Bleak” climate report

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here] Happy Thanksgiving! If your family is anything like mine, you’ll likely get into a few “discussions” with relatives who don’t share your perspective on politics. Well, if they turn to climate change, then Jonah from Climate...

Nov. 20th Roundup: Hope for 2019 bag ban floating away

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here ] BEACON HILL HAPPENINGS - Senate, House Process Disagreement Endangers Bag Ban Bill in 2019: On Monday, the State Senate released a bill to ban single-use carry-out plastic bags in retail stores across Massachusetts. According...

Oct. 30th Roundup: Baker’s enviro record is a mixed bag

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here ]   BEACON HILL HAPPENINGS - “A Couple A's, One F: Again, A Mixed Environmental Report Card For Baker” (Bruce Gellerman, WBUR’s Earthwhile): “Six of the state's leading environmental organizations gave Gov. Charlie Baker mixed grades on...

Oct. 22nd Roundup: Bye-bye balloons?

[ Not a subscriber? Sign up here ] BEACON HILL HAPPENINGS - House supp. budget includes money for water treatment, EV’s: Among the line-items approved in the House’s most recent supplemental budget (H.4127) include $24 million for testing, treatment, and remediation of...