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Click here to join the CAN Legislative Workgroup google group –  to receive meeting notices and join a legislative district- based rapid response team.

Meeting Times

The CAN legislative workgroup meets twice a month and includes both state legislative work and municipal 100% renewable campaign work.

When: On the second Monday from 6:00-9 PM. (6:00 – 7:00  100% Renewable Towns, 7:00 – 9:00 State Legislative Workgroup)

Where: at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst, lower level.

When: On the fourth Monday, before the CAN monthly gathering, from 6-7  PM, and then in a breakout group during the meeting, which runs from 7-9 PM.

Where: The General meetings alternate between UU of Amherst and UU of Northampton and Florence.

In 2017, CAN general meetings will be in Amherst in July, September, and November.

Coordinators for state legislation: Adele Franks (, Darcy DuMont (, Jenny Daniell ( Steve Linsky (

Coordinator for 100% Renewable Towns: Andra Rose (


Legislative Subcommittees


All state climate legislative outreach

Project with Sierra Club to organize other legislative districts in MA: Contact

Lilly Lombard

“Light Up the Map”: contact Karen Ribeiro


Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign

Contact: Darcy DuMont


Carbon Pricing Workgroup meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 9 PM at Panera in Hadley.

Contact: Mary Jo Maffei

Click HERE For Carbon Pricing Workgroup web pages


Mass Power Forward Coalition liaisons

Adele Franks, Jenny Daniell, Steve Linsky, Susan Theberge


100% Renewable Towns Subcommittees

Zero Net Energy Buildings (Amherst in particular) workgroup

Contact: Anne Perkins


Ener G Save project (Home energy efficiency promotion via thermal imaging)

Contact: Andra Rose


Western Mass. Clean Energy – CCA “Plus” to localize our renewable energy supply and energy efficiency efforts.

Contact: Andra Rose

See the Western Mass Community Choice Energy website at


Rays the Valley Community Solar outreach

Contact: Adele Franks


Electric Vehicle and Transportation Promotion

Contact: Darcy DuMont