| | 11.01.17

Climate Ready Boston: Coastal Resilience Solutions for E. Boston & Charlestown

Coastal Resilience Solutions for East Boston and Charlestown presents near- and long-term strategies  for protecting East Boston and Charlestown from sea level rise and coastal flooding.  It is the first neighborhood coastal resilience plan from Climate Ready Boston, the City of Boston’s ongoing  initiative to adapt to climate change. 

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Case Study | Higher Education | 10.05.17

GRC Profile in Climate Action, Making the Green Grade in Higher Ed

The GRC’s most recent case study is on Harvard University and their amazing achievements in meeting their campus-wide greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) targets. Harvard chairs the GRC’s Higher Education Working Group which convenes a group of Greater Boston’s leading academic institutions to address carbon reduction challenges facing universities, from reducing energy in labs, to sharing best practices in innovation.

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Brief | 80 x 50 | 07.17.17

Carbon Free Boston Request for Proposals

Through this Request for Proposals, the ISE at Boston University seeks a Consultant to provide services specific to the production of a Carbon Free Boston report. This report will quantify the most effective combination of technologies and policies to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across the energy, buildings, transportation, and waste sectors. Carbon Free Boston will also inform the GHG strategies that will be articulated in the City’s Climate Action Plan Update that will be released in 2018.

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Case Study | Health Care | 07.13.17

GRC Profile in Climate Action, A Case Study on Clean, Green Health

GRC HCWG hospitals lead their sector nationwide in public policy engagement and climate preparedness and reached more than 27 percent greenhouse gas reductions in 2017, exceeding the City’s and Commonwealth’s goal of 25 percent by 2020. This case study looks at the amazing impact the healthcare sector has on resiliency measures in Boston. 

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