The Republican governor has vetoed clean energy bills and rejected regional efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Cities in California and Massachusetts are advancing bans on natural gas hookups in new buildings.
New England’s six states are falling short of the low-carbon energy deployment needed to reach their shared 2050 climate goals, according to a new analysis from the Brattle Group.
The industry sees fuels made from vegetable oils, animal fats and other sources as a path to net-zero emissions.
Critics, including the U.S. EPA, say alternatives such as burying all or part of the line have not been fully explored.