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    Seaport Economic Council

    A Grant Program for Coastal Communities in Massachusetts

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  • Solar Legislation to Raise Net Meetering Caps

    Baker-Polito Administration Files Solar Legislation to Raise Net Metering Caps, Continue Industry Growth

    Proposal Seeks to Achieve Cost Savings for Ratepayers, Promote Solar Development

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    Electric Vehicle Rebates

    Working to create a cleaner energy future for Massachusetts

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    Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants for Coastal Communities to Combat Climate Change

    $2.2 Million in Grants Awarded to Support Local Efforts to Reduce Risks From Coastal Storms, Flooding, Erosion and Sea Level Rise.

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    Massachusetts Boat Registration

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    Massachusetts Energy Dashboard

    Dashboard shows how Massachusetts uses energy and meets energy mandates.

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Secretary Matthew A. Beaton oversees the Commonwealth’s six environmental, natural resource and energy regulatory agencies. Massachusetts is the first state in the nation to combine energy and environmental agencies under one Cabinet secretary.

Energy and Environmental Affairs Mission and Strategic Plan

The agencies and offices of EEA are progressing toward a clean energy future, but our mission does not stop there. We preserve open space, species habitat, and working landscapes; enforce pollution laws to protect public health and natural resources; review the environmental impact of major real estate and infrastructure developments; enhance the state’s role in energy conservation and production; manage fish and wildlife; and provide opportunities for outdoor recreation and access at the parks, beaches, and farms that make Massachusetts a wonderful place to live, work and play. Explore these links to learn what we do to create a cleaner, healthier, and more beautiful Commonwealth, so we can all take advantage of what Massachusetts has to offer: