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States and Cities Taking Charge
In May Clean Edge released its eighth annual 2017 U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index, which analyzes and tracks clean energy related activity in both states and cities in the U.S. The Index offers rankings and scores for each of the 50 states, as well as the 50 largest U.S. metropolitan statistical... READ THE FULL POST
Solarize Mass Closes Out Successful 2016 Campaign
Upton concluded its Solarize Massachusetts campaign on May 31, therefore successfully wrapping up the 2016 Solarize Mass program. Thanks to the program, twelve participating communities have signed contracts for 549 systems representing 3,988 kW worth of solar capacity in 2016. Additionally, five... READ THE FULL POST
Perhaps a Solution to our CO2 Problems?
It seems that every other day we hear some news about the staggering amounts of CO2 entering our atmosphere and the impending consequences of climate change it may have on our environment. Currently the levels of CO2 in our atmosphere are the... READ THE FULL POST
2017 Solarize Mass and Mass Solar Connect Programs Launched
A windy, yet sunny afternoon on April 19 marked the launch of two MassCEC solar group purchasing programs, Solarize Mass 2017 and Mass Solar Connect. MassCEC and DOER representatives, as well as officials from the participating communities and organizations gathered in Brown Square in Newburyport... READ THE FULL POST
MassCEC Rekindles 2017 Round of the Woodstove Change-Out Program
To some, woodstoves seem old-fashioned and conjure up images of Grandma’s house in the woods, but to others, they are a critical source of heat through bitterly cold Massachusetts winters. To MassCEC, wood and pellet stoves are part of an innovative industry and an opportunity to support clean... READ THE FULL POST
MAtCH: Swiss Incubator ready for Top MA Startups
Do you or anyone in your network know a start-up that would like to travel abroad and become immersed in Europe’s advanced cleantech ecosystem? Look no further than Switzerland, as MAtCH is the program for you. While a major effort at MassCEC is to grow the economy in Massachusetts through clean... READ THE FULL POST
Emerging Cleantech – Part 1: Is the technology ready for the market?
2016 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report Released
On a chilly December morning in Charlestown, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center released its 2016 Annual Clean Energy Industry Report. The clean energy sector in Massachusetts has seen strong growth over the last year. The Commonwealth hit a significant milestone this year, as it surpassed 100... READ THE FULL POST