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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 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

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

When: On the fourth Monday, during the CAN monthly meeting, which runs from 7-9 PM.

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

In 2019, CAN general meetings will be in Amherst in January, March, May, 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