Areas Of Focus

Acadia Center forms strategic alliances and engages all stakeholders—legislators, business and community leaders, advocacy and environmental justice groups—to press for next-generation solutions and ensure long-term results.

Advance Long-Term Climate Policy

We analyze reliable data to chart long-term pathways that address climate change.

Buildings and Transportation

A cleaner, more consumer-friendly economy will require replacing fossil fuel use in buildings and transportation with clean, modern, and electric choices.

Transition to Clean Energy Sources

We focus on the power generation sector - essential to supplying the clean electricity our homes and transportation will need.

Changing the Climate Conversation

We widen the solutions circle to move us all forward toward a clean energy economy.


Acadia Center develops effective policy reforms that are directly informed by years of experience in on-the-ground implementation.
Resources / Statements & TestimoniesDec 17, 2020

2020 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard – Press Release

Rockport, ME – Massachusetts has lost its energy efficiency crown to California, after 9 years on top of the national rankings for...
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Resources / Statements & TestimoniesDec 21, 2020

Acadia Center Applauds Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island Governors for Regional Action to Reduce Tailpipe Pollution

BOSTON — Today, three states and the District of Columbia announced their plan for a regional program to cut tailpipe pollution while...
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Latest Blog and News

Latest / NewsFeb 25, 2021

Lamont Remarks on Killingly Plant Raise Eyebrows of Green Energy Proponents

Remarks Gov. Ned Lamont made this week opposing a controversial plan to build a new 650 MW gas-fired plant in Killingly raised...
Feb 25, 2021
Latest / NewsFeb 25, 2021

Conservative group criticizes transportation climate plan

Feb 25, 2021
Latest / NewsFeb 25, 2021

A shocker in the plan to finally update residential solar rates: no complaints

Connecticut is on the verge of changing one of the key financial underpinnings for residential solar electric systems, and, for the first...
Feb 25, 2021
Latest / BlogFeb 25, 2021

A Clean Energy Future for Rhode Island

Acadia Center’s Goals in Rhode Island Rhode Island offers a unique opportunity for clean energy action. With its small geographic size, high...
Feb 25, 2021

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