Clean Power Blog


May 08, 2017

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

May 05, 2017

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

May 02, 2017

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

April 12, 2017

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

March 20, 2017

Emerging Cleantech – Part 1: Is the technology ready for the market?

With a range of nationally ranked universities feeding talent into high tech industries, it’s no surprise that Massachusetts was named Bloomberg’s most innovative U.S. state for... READ THE FULL POST

January 12, 2017

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

January 06, 2017

MassCEC places 2,000th Intern

While many were focusing on 2017, MassCEC was focusing on the number 2,000. As of yesterday, 2,000 interns have been placed in MassCEC’s award winning Clean Energy Internship Program! From... READ THE FULL POST

January 06, 2017

DeployMass Expo had something for everyone

Last month in the MassCEC office, the DeployMass Expo was in full swing. With nine companies in attendance and over 50 public sector representatives, each individual in that room was looking for something different. The companies showcasing their technologies were looking for projects to undertake... READ THE FULL POST

January 06, 2017

Over 100 students attend Clean Energy Symposium

It’s not often that clean energy is the focus of an entire day, but the 2016 Student Clean Energy Symposium was able to make this happen for over 100 students and 20 clean energy employers on Friday, December 2. The morning of the Symposium kicked off with a welcome from MassCEC CEO Stephen Pike... READ THE FULL POST

January 06, 2017

Floatovoltaics: Making a Splash in the Solar Industry

As solar energy becomes increasingly popular, there effectively becomes less space to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. Finding technically viable site locations for projects that require large amounts of space without encroaching on surrounding communities continues to challenge the solar... READ THE FULL POST