Chelsea residents are demanding a greater say in the pollution-generating projects that are developed in their city.
Environmental groups behind the lawsuit say federal regulators violated a 2017 court ruling when they approved the project.
Activists and businesses are making the case to make solar, offshore wind, and electric transportation a priority.
Low-income populations and people of color were largely left out of Massachusetts’ biotechnology and cannabis booms.
Utilities and efficiency advocates credit the state’s regulatory environment for a strong showing in a recent ranking.