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Recent LWVMA Climate Events

LWVMA hosted two events last month related to climate and energy. Watch the recorded events to learn more about regional and statewide climate policy and how we as advocates can make a difference:

The Transportation and Climate Initiative: Improving The Regional Economy and Health For All

Rhode Island and Connecticut are at a critical point in advancing the Transportation and Climate Initiative.  The League of Women Voters of Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts hosted a webinar focused on reducing pollution and investing in modern, clean, regional transportation solutions. Watch the webinar, co-hosted by the Transportation Team of the LWVUS Climate Interest Group, The Acadia Center, Green Energy Consumers Alliance, Ceres, and Transportation for Massachusetts, here.

The Race to Zero Emissions: MA Next Generation Climate Law and Clean Energy & Climate Plan

The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts Environmental Action and Advocacy Committee hosted a discussion about the new Massachusetts climate legislation with John Rogers from the Union of Concerned Scientists, and Matt Rusteika from the Acadia Center. The discussion centered on the goals of the new climate law, strategies to achieve those goals, the critical role of the regional electrical grid, and our role as advocates. Watch the recorded meeting here.