Tag: environment

Denmark’s Renewable Energy Island Comes of Age

By Philip Warburg At a time when President Trump and his followers in Congress are hell-bent on dismantling the clean energy architecture of the Obama era, many Americans are looking beyond Washington, and even abroad, for solutions to our climate crisis. I recently witnessed one of these transformative gems on a visit to the Danish island […]

Climate and Buildings Program Manager, City of Boston

The Environment Department of the City of Boston is seeking to hire a Climate and Buildings Program Manager. This staff member develops and implements policies and programs to support the City’s climate action plan (climate mitigation and adaptation), sustainable development, air and noise pollution reduction, and other environmental goals. If you or someone you know […]

Solar Power Saves Everyone Money

Study finds benefits for all ratepayers and greater reduction in greenhouse gases Robert Kaufmann, professor of earth and environment (shown here with rooftop solar panels at the School of Education), found in a study that rooftop solar panels in Massachusetts are reducing electricity costs for all electric ratepayers in the state, even those with no […]