100% Renewable Energy by 2045

An Act re-powering Massachusetts with 100 percent renewable energy - H.3689 -

  • All energy needs met with renewables by 2045 (electricity by 2035)

  • Improve energy efficiency to reduce consumption

  • Prioritize a just transition for impacted workers & front line communities

the decision makers

Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Who on committee has co-sponsored:

state senators:

Michael Barrettgreen check
Michael Barrett (D)
Lexington

chair

Marc Pachecored x
Marc Pacheco (D)
Taunton

chair

Julian Cyrgreen check
Julian Cyr (D)
Truro
Barry Finegoldred x
Barry Finegold (D)
Andover
Bruce Tarrred x
Bruce Tarr (R)
Gloucester
Paul Markred x
Paul Mark (D)
Peru

state representatives:

Jeffrey Royred x
Jeffrey Roy (D)
Franklin

chair

Richard Haggertygreen check
Richard Haggerty (D)
Woburn

chair

Priscila Sousared x
Priscila Sousa (D)
Framingham
Kate Lipper-Garabediangreen check
Kate Lipper-Garabedian (D)
Steve Owensgreen check
Steve Owens (D)
Dylan Fernandesgreen check
Dylan Fernandes (D)
Falmouth
Joan Meschinored x
Joan Meschino (D)
Hull
James Hawkinsred x
James Hawkins (D)
Attleboro
David Robertsonred x
David Robertson (D)
Tewksbury
Bradley Jonesred x
Bradley Jones (R)
North Reading
Steven Howittred x
Steven Howitt (R)
Seekonk

Who has co-sponsored:

History of the bill

2025

Feb 2024

Reporting date extended to April 7, 2024

2024

Jul 2023

Joint Hearing scheduled for 07/13/2023

Mar 2023

Bill referred to the committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Mar 2023

Bill reintroduced as Bill H.3689

Jan 2023

No further action taken by the committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

2023

Jun 2022

Reporting date extended to June 30, 2022

May 2022

Reporting date extended to June 2, 2022

Feb 2022

Reporting date extended to May 2, 2022

2022

Dec 2021

Joint Hearing scheduled for December 14, 2021

Mar 2021

Referred to the committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy

Mar 2021

Bill reintroduced

2021

Jul 2020

Climate bill passes House without including this bill, Bill sent to study

2020

Jul 2019

Committee Hearing

Jan 2019

Bill introduced a 2nd time

2019

Jun 2018

Bill sent to study

2018

Jan 2017

Bill filed for the first time

2017

Advocacy Organizations

MA Power Forward

CWA