Media Contact

Jake O’Neill, Press Secretary
Office: 617.850.1709

CLF has experts available throughout New England on a variety of local, regional, and national issues, including climate change, clean water, environmental justice, ocean conservation, and renewable energy.

CLF Press Releases and News Clips

February 1, 2023
“We must reform Vermont’s renewable energy rules if we’re serious about meeting our climate goals and slashing dangerous pollution in our communities,” said CLF attorney Chase Whiting. “A portion of...
A solar panel and wind turbine
January 13, 2023
“Vermont has made tremendous progress in the last few years, but there is a lot of work left to do and we can’t afford to let up now,” said Dale...
Legislators took up the Vermont Global Warming Solutions Act in January, 2020
January 12, 2023
“Most hydrogen is currently produced from fossil fuels, so it cannot be considered clean energy,” said Shannon Laun, Vice President of CLF Connecticut and an appointed member of the task...
The hydrogen chemical symbol is shown
January 1, 2023
Christopher Kilian is a lawyer at the Conservation Law Foundation, a nonprofit that sued the state and Mashpee, arguing that Massachusetts law makes it illegal for towns to allow septic...
December 28, 2022
"Rebecca Tepper is a proven leader and an excellent choice for Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs," said CLF President Bradley Campbell. "Tepper has the expertise and experience Massachusetts needs...
Massachusetts State House
December 21, 2022
“With climate impacts already at our doorsteps, now is the time to take action for the future,” said Caitlin Peale Sloan, Vice President of CLF Massachusetts. “This plan is on the...
Clean, renewable energy like wind and solar are ramping up in New England.
December 19, 2022
Supreme Judicial Court of a recent state decision that would allow a proposed electrical substation in East Boston to bypass an important permitting process. After hours of community testimony in...
The waterfront site near the dangerous electric substation proposed by Eversource in the Eagle Hill community in East Boston.
December 19, 2022
“Urban communities suffer disproportionately from toxic, polluted air,” said Heather Govern, director of CLF’s Clean Air and Water program, in a press release. “Holyoke and Worcester are two of the...
December 19, 2022
“With this announcement, it’s clear that Governor-elect Healey is treating the climate crisis with the urgency our future demands,” said CLF President Brad Campbell. “Choosing someone of Melissa’s stature and...
The Massachusetts State House
December 16, 2022
“Rhode Island clearly has a lot of work to do when it comes to meeting the demands of the climate crisis,” said Darrèll Brown, Vice President of CLF Rhode Island....
Rhode Island's state house