Clean Power Blog


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

July 24, 2013

Celebrating Five Years Green

Today was a day for celebration as Gov. Deval Patrick, Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Rick Sullivan and others came together at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy to celebrate five years of clean energy success in Massachusetts. Governor Patrick highlighted key successes from the Green... READ THE FULL POST

July 19, 2013

Keep Cool with These Energy-efficient Tips

There's no denying it - it's hot out there. The urge to crank up the air conditioning is getting harder and harder to resist, but, fortunately, there are ways to stay cool and energy efficient at the same time! Some easy things to try first: Keep your windows, doors and shades closed during the... READ THE FULL POST

Photo of Hoosac Wind Project
June 24, 2013

Monroe gets ‘windfall’ from windfarm

In case you missed it, our Daily News Digest recently featured an article from The Greenfield Recorder, Monroe gets 'windfall' from windfarm. The 28.5 megawatt Hoosac Wind Power Project has... READ THE FULL POST

A home where solar panels were installed under the Solarize Mass program.
June 13, 2013

Massachusetts No. 2 in Clean Energy

Add it to the list - this month Massachusetts was ranked No. 2 in the nation for clean tech in Clean Edge Inc.’s 2013 Clean Tech Leadership Index, joining the numerous other accolades the state has been... READ THE FULL POST

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May 31, 2013

Welcome to the new!

We've made some changes to our website to display our most current information prominently (like our Twitter feed) and help people new to the site find the information they're looking for quickly by grouping our pages by topics. We hope you enjoy the new features.  We added drop down menus to... READ THE FULL POST