News Release | Environment Maine

Environment Maine supports legislation to establish appliance energy and water efficiency standards

On March 29, 2021, Environment Maine's State Director Anya Fetcher testified before the Maine Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resourcess in support of LD 940, a proposed bill to establish appliance energy and water efficiency standards in Maine.

News Release | Environment Maine

Comprehensive bill calls for U.S. to move beyond plastic

WASHINGTON -- As plastic pollution becomes an increasingly dire problem, elected officials in both chambers of Congress introduced legislation Thursday to address the issue. 

News Release | Environment America

Statement: EPA acts responsibly by relaunching climate science and policy website

WASHINGTON -- The Environmental Protection Agency reinstated its website centered on climate science and policy on Thursday. This information was removed from the EPA website by the previous administration. This relaunch is a strong signal that the Biden administration will restore the role of science in protecting our communities and public health. 

News Release | Environment Maine Research and Policy Center

New report: New England has vast potential for offshore wind energy

New England has more than enough offshore wind potential to meet both its 2019 and projected 2050 electricity needs in a finding from a new report released Thursday by Environment America Research & Policy Center and Frontier Group.

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