As Healey ramps up environmental focus, some advocates demand more

Maura Healey has been governor for less than a month, but she’s already made it clear that she plans to make environmental issues a top priority. Among other things, she’s called for Massachusetts to “lead the world” in its response to climate change, created a first-in-the nation cabinet-level climate chiefContinue Reading

Remediation project ramps up at Questa Mine | Environment

Environmental remediation efforts are ramping up at the site of the Chevron Questa Mine, which closed permanently in 2014 after nearly 100 years of underground and surface molybdenum mining.  Chevron purchased the Questa Mine in 2005 when it acquired the Uncocal Corporation, a century-old oil company with oil fields inContinue Reading