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In a study of great shearwaters, most of the plastic found in the birds was recyclable polyethylene. To the scientists, the preliminary results add to the growing pile of evidence...
Despite some recent rain, New England's severe drought is persisting, causing wells to run dry across states like New Hampshire and a warming climate could make future droughts more likely.
To help meet emission reduction targets, five New England governors call for changes to the regional electricity market
Baker administration officials assigned the shift to greater transportation fuel use and increasing heating fuel usage in 2018.
From concerns about safety and environmental justice, to fracking's role in climate change, here's what you need to know about the Weymouth compressor station.
The study examined 80 years of data from 122 lakes worldwide and found that ice-free winters among them more than tripled since 1978.
The most aggressive version of TCI could avoid about 1100 deaths, nearly 5000 asthma cases, and save $11.1 billion in heath costs
The FBI has been asked to investigate whether a cyberattack triggered emergency shutdown at Weymouth compressor.
Enbridge cannot restart the facility until the federal investigation is complete and a series of "corrective actions" have been met.
The energy company Enbridge will pause its planned start of operations at its natural gas compressor station in Weymouth after the facility required two emergency shutdowns in the past three...
The station vented at least 10,000 standard cubic feet of natural gas into the nearby area.
A long-dormant dam along the Housatonic river was removed recently. A dried branch of the river will now wind through a neighborhood in Pittsfield for the first time in decades.
In science fiction, it's a classic cult movie monster. But in real life, it’s the name researchers have given to an alarming patch of water at the bottom of Cape...
Massachusetts medical centers are part of a nascent effort to make sure climate change is part of the curriculum in hospital residency programs across the country.
The news comes less than two weeks after an accident at the station triggered an emergency shutdown.
These young environmental activists got involved in the movement after seeing the effects of climate change -- and climate injustice -- firsthand.
The presidential election comes at a critical time for the development of offshore wind, especially in New England.
Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey urged Enbridge's president and CEO, to pause all activities at the site while investigating the circumstances surrounding the Sept. 11 emergency shutdown.
The U.S. Drought Monitor reported Thursday that 6.76 percent of the state — most of Bristol County and a sliver in western Plymouth County — is under an "extreme" drought...
Less than a week after workers vented an unspecified amount of natural gas as part of an emergency shutdown, energy giant Enbridge asked federal regulators for the green light to...