September 28, 2022

Cleaner Trucks are Critical for New England’s Health and Climate

by Emily Green

Slashing polluting emissions from medium- and heavy-duty vehicles is a critical part of our climate fight.

Clean trucks include these electric school buses
September 22, 2022

The Truth about Renewable Natural Gas 

by Annika Hellweg

Despite the fossil fuel industry’s greenwashing, “renewable” natural gas still pollutes the climate and hurts our health.

No new pipelines are needed in New England
September 21, 2022

Victory at New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission Makes Electric Vehicles More Accessible for Granite Staters 

by Nick Krakoff

The Commission recently approved Eversource’s plan to make electric vehicle charging stations more widespread throughout the state.

Electric vehicles are a critical part of our climate solutions.
September 15, 2022

New England’s Marine National Monument Turns Six

by Jennifer Felt

As we celebrate the sixth anniversary of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, we are calling for more of our ocean to be permanently protected

deep-sea submarine vehicle explores the depths of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument
September 8, 2022

Watch: Big Oil’s Climate Denial Puts Our Communities at Risk

Darrèll Brown, vice president of CLF’s Rhode Island Advocacy Center, talks about the organization’s work to hold Big Oil accountable for failing to prepare its coastal facilities for the climate impacts its polluting products have caused.

Oil Storage Facility
September 7, 2022

Flooding in Boston Is Growing More Frequent Even on Sunny Days

by Deanna Moran

We must prepare our coastal communities for the increasing frequency and damage associated with high tide flooding. Here’s how.

North End Tidal Flooding
September 1, 2022

5 Questions with Julie Silverman, CLF’s Lake Champlain Lakekeeper

by Laurie O'Reilly

As CLF’s Lake Champlain Lakekeeper, Julie Silverman is helping to weave together a complex fabric of people and places working to protect and restore Lake Champlain and the network of rivers and streams that flow into it. What drew you to Lake Champlain? I grew up close to the lake, spending summers swimming, sailing, waterskiing,… Continue reading 5 Questions with Julie Silverman, CLF’s Lake Champlain Lakekeeper

Julie Silverman, Lake Champlain Lakekeeper
August 25, 2022

After CLF Push, GlobalFoundries Adheres to Vermont’s Climate Laws

by Elena Mihaly

If the state Public Utility Commission approves this landmark deal, it will mark a victory for Vermonters and the climate.

GlobalFoundries must source a growing percentage of its electricity from clean energy and build a solar plant at its Essex location.
August 17, 2022

“No Other Lake” Documentary Celebrates Lake Champlain and Confronts Its Challenges

by Laurie O'Reilly

The documentary “No Other Lake,” is now screening at various locations across Vermont and New York. We talked with filmmaker Jordan Rowell about what motivated him to embark on this journey and how it changed his view of his hometown lake.

Lake Champlain Documentary
August 16, 2022

How the Inflation Reduction Act Will Impact New England

by Greg Cunningham

President Biden recently signed this first-of-its-kind climate bill into law – but what does it mean for climate action here at home?

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 is a first-of-its-kind bill to pass so far through the federal legislature.