Clean Power Blog


September 26, 2013

Exciting Extension of the Solarize Mass Program

MassCEC and the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources announced earlier this week a one-month extension of the current round of the Solarize Mass program underway in 10 communities across the Commonwealth. Six out of the 10 communities –... READ THE FULL POST

September 20, 2013

Massachusetts Clean Energy Digest Weekly Roundup

Every weekday, MassCEC sends out a daily digest with a roundup of local, state, national and international clean energy news. This weekly roundup is designed to give you the highlights from the week in clean energy news. Sign up today to start getting the Massachusetts Clean... READ THE FULL POST

September 18, 2013

A Refrigerator-Worthy Report Card

Every year, MassCEC puts together a report detailing the state of the clean energy industry here in Massachusetts, looking to see how many people and firms are working in this rapidly expanding field. For MassCEC and me, this is like a report card – showing how well we’re... READ THE FULL POST

August 29, 2013

An Innovative Tour of Energy-Positive Housing

I recently had the pleasure of seeing Boston’s first energy positive housing complex, located in the Highland Park section of Roxbury.... READ THE FULL POST

August 22, 2013

A Historic Day for Offshore Wind, Massachusetts

Just a few weeks ago, a historic auction took place to decide who would have the exclusive rights to develop offshore wind farms on a pair of parcels in the waters off the coast of Massachusetts and... READ THE FULL POST

August 16, 2013

Investing in Youth, Our Future Clean Energy Leaders

A year ago, Janice Bautista was entering her senior year at the Boston Latin School and didn’t know much about clean energy. Today, she’s preparing to enter her freshman year at Suffolk University in Boston, where she plans to major in biochemistry. Janice shared her story with Congressman Joe... READ THE FULL POST

August 09, 2013

Celebrating the Next Generation of Clean Energy Workers

It was an honor Thursday to join Sec. Rick Sullivan in celebrating the accomplishments of the students and clean energy companies who have participated in our Massachusetts Clean Energy Internship Program. I was so excited to see so many young clean energy workers and their... READ THE FULL POST

O.A.R. Bassist Benj Gershman (second from left) meets with MassCEC staffers Jess Ridlen, Emily Izzo and Arthur Natella.
July 29, 2013

MassCEC Goes Rock and Roll with O.A.R.

Workforce Development Program Coordinator Arthur Natella, Thermal Programs Fellow Emily Izzo and I had the opportunity this weekend to attend O.A.R.’s concert and spread the MassCEC's message to eager concert-goers. Before their concert at the Bank of... READ THE FULL POST

Michael Murphy, MassCEC's business development manager for water innovation, was recently featured in The Boston Globe.
July 27, 2013

MassCEC Employees in the News

It’s been a great few weeks for MassCEC employees! Two of our staff members were recently featured in major publications highlighting the exciting work underway here at MassCEC. Michael Murphy, our business development manager for water innovation, was profiled by... READ THE FULL POST

July 25, 2013

See the Growth of Clean Energy Since 2007

Yesterday we celebrated the growth of clean energy in Massachusetts since the passage of four landmark pieces of legislation. Today, you can see that growth for yourself. MassCEC Program Manager Tyler Studds has created... READ THE FULL POST