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Please note this calendar is a curated list of local, regional and national clean energy events hosted by a variety of external organizations including, but not exclusive to, MassCEC. Event organizers are responsible for the content posted to this calendar.
Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant training
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 8:30 AM to Friday, July 27, 2018 - 5:00 PM - Boston, MA
With 5 days of in-class instruction, and additional e-learning modules that can be completed at one’s own pace, participants will get a thorough grounding in the critical aspects of Passive House design and construction. Participants will be able to apply the lessons learned directly to their real-world work experience, and join a team in making Passive House buildings. This course is for all building professionals: architects, MEP and structural engineers, builders and construction managers working in the design and construction of new build and retrofit Passive House buildings.
Power Women Cruise to Block Island Wind Farm
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 8:30 PM - North Kingstown , RI
Women across industry, government, advocacy, and philanthropy are at the forefront of today’s clean energy revolution. This event is intended to celebrate these contributions and facilitate networking. Attendees will hear from leading experts on how offshore wind can be a critical part of America’s energy supply. States from Massachusetts to Maryland are now working to build enough offshore wind energy to power over 3 million homes by 2030. It’s time to raise a glass to our shared commitment to a clean energy future and working together to make it happen!
Board of Directors Meeting
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM - Boston, MA
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Technology Center Board of Directors will hold a meeting at 10:00am on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 63 Franklin Street, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02110. This notice is provided pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 30A, Sections 18-25. Topics expected to be discussed at the meeting include:
Board of Directors Investments Committee
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Boston, MA
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Technology Center Board of Directors will hold an Investments Committee meeting at 12:30pm on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 63 Franklin Street, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02110. This notice is provided pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 30A, Sections 18-25. Topics expected to be discussed at the meeting include:
The Grid-Connected Home Webinar with Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
This webinar examines how connected devices with two-way communications enable a resident's home to no longer be viewed as a passive load, but as a collection of grid-interactive assets that can be orchestrated to improve grid operations and customer engagement. Beyond the home, the webinar also discusses the rapidly growing residential solar-plus-storage market. Learn more and register here.
Solar Social Hour + Tour
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM - Portland, ME
Join us as we lead a tour of artists John Knight and Pam Chamberlain’s solar-powered home and art studio and learn how to transition your home from fossil fuels to clean, solar energy.
ACORE State of Industry Webinar
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The State of the Industry Webinar, a quarterly series produced in partnership between ACORE and Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), offers the latest intelligence and analysis on renewable energy markets, finance and policy. Learn more.
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce 2018 Summer Mixer
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
The networking event of the summer is exactly one month away! You’re invited to the Boston Chamber of Commerce's annual Summer Mixer, a casual celebration on the Boston Harbor waterfront. Join 400+ savvy professionals from a variety of industries and sectors. Meet new people, rekindle old relationships, chat up clients, celebrate with your team - or all of the above! Learn more and register
Greentown Labs Bold Ideas Challenge: Ideation Event
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Somerville, MA
Join Greentown Labs and Schneider Electric to celebrate the launch of the Greentown Labs Bold Ideas Challenge program. At this event attendees will:
NEWIEE's Women Shaping the Agenda 2018
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM - Lowell, MA
New England Women in Energy and the Environment (NEWIEE) is pleased to announce its fourth annual panel discussion in the “Women Shaping the Agenda” series. This year's event will center on “New England’s Climate Readiness: Diverse Voices on Adaptation and Resilience.” You're invited to join the conversation. NEWIEE’s Women Shaping the Agenda panel series provides a forum for the discussion of topics that intersect energy and environmental sectors. MA Assistant Secretary of Climate Change Katie Theoharides will be the Keynote speaker this year.
Solar Lunch & Learn
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Brentwood, NH
Over the past 10 years, solar technology has dropped in price by more than 75% making today, more than ever, a great time to invest. Join ReVision Energy as we provide you a free lunch and help you learn about the solar lifestyle and why you should make the switch to renewable energy. ReVision Energy will give you all the tools you need to know for a clean energy transition at your home.Learn more and RSVP
Solar Lunch & Learn
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Portland, ME
Have you ever wondered how you can transition into a clean energy future? Over the past 10 years, solar technology has dropped in price by more than 75% making today, more than ever, a great time to invest. Join ReVision Energy as we provide you a free lunch and help you learn about the solar lifestyle and why you should make the switch to renewable energy. ReVision Energy will give you all the tools you need to know for a clean energy transition at your home.
NAEM's Sustainability Management Conference
Monday, July 30, 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, August 01, 2018 (All day) - Providence, RI
Learn benchmark leading practices, discover new solutions and hear hard-won accomplishments from your peers. Through a mix of peer-led sessions and interactive discussions, this year's conference agenda will address challenges and opportunities in the areas of: Sustainability Innovations Supply Chain Management Sustainable Investing Circular Economy Measuring your Impacts Setting Meaningful Goals Learn more and register
The WRISE Utility of the Future Webinar Series
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
The WRISE Utility of the Future Webinar Series is a collection of conversations with thought leaders around the energy community advancing new ideas and accelerating the evolution of the utility and electricity sector.
SUP, Suds, and Solar
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Beverly, MA
Come out to Lynch Park with ReVision Energy for a fun, casual evening of paddleboarding! On the water, we will explore the Beverly Cove area, chat about what we do at ReVision and check out two solar panel installs along the way. Once we’re off the water, we will head over to The Indo for a drink on us! If you’re interested in learning more about solar technology, come out for this free, informal evening of SUP, Suds, and Solar! Only 12 spots available - learn more and register here.
Solar Open House
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM - Stratham, NH
Join us at the Pomerleau Residence / 140 Farm on July 31st to experience the solar-powered, clean energy lifestyle! Solar technology costs have dropped by more than 75% over the past 10 years, making solar energy an affordable investment opportunity. One of ReVision Energy’s solar design professionals will also be available to discuss current trends, how solar energy works, and how you can make the exciting transition to 100% clean power.Learn more and RSVP
HeatSmart Mass: Technology Overview Webinar
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
MassCEC will provide an overview of the HeatSmart Mass program, answer questions about the request for proposals, and provide an overview of each of the eligible technologies. The webinar will cover: HeatSmart Mass overview Modern wood heat overview Air-source heat pump overview Ground-source heat pump overview Solar hot water overview Register for the webinar here.
NECEC's Annual Legislative Roundup
Thursday, August 02, 2018 - 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM - Boston, MA
The Northeast Clean Energy Council's Executive Vice President Janet Gail Besser and NECEC's state coordinators will provide an overview of key clean energy legislation that has emerged from the 2018 state legislative sessions. Learn what new legislation will mean for the clean energy industry and what to expect in the coming year. Learn more and get tickets here.
Biomass Alternative Portfolio Standard Webinar
Thursday, August 02, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Please join MassCEC and DOER on August 2nd to learn how to submit your Woody Biomass Alternative Portfolio Standard (APS) fuel receipts through our new online portal. Intermediate Woody Biomass System Owners (or their Authorized Agents) will access this online platform for; fuel reporting, storing receipts and maintaining fuel purchase records (including Calculated AECs). Our webinar will cover:
Solar Lunch & Learn
Friday, August 03, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - North Andover, MA
Have you ever wondered how you can transition into a clean energy future? Join ReVision Energy for a complimentary lunch to learn about the benefits of solar technology, and why you should make the switch to renewable energy. Did you know over the past 10 years, prices in solar technology have dropped 75%? ReVision will give you all the tools and information you need for a clean, successful energy transition in your home or business today!
Beach Sweep and Treats
Tuesday, August 07, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Beverly, MA
Come down to Dane Street Beach with ReVision Energy and Salem Sound Coastwatch (SSCW) on August 7th. Join them for a beach clean up from 3-5pm and then head to the Salem Sound Coastwatch Office afterward for free ice cream from Melt! Stick around to meet members of each office, and check out a touch tank and augmented reality sand table. Bags and gloves will be provided and remember to bring a water and wear sturdy shoes. The first 10 RSVPs will receive a free swag bag from ReVision Energy!
Mass Innovation Nights
Wednesday, August 08, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM - Natick, MA
Mass Innovation Nights is a monthly Boston area showcase event that helps tech startups gain visibility, social media engagement, and professional connections. Are you interested in startups in the Natick area? Enjoy this free event that is open to the public! Learn more and RSVP here.
Building Markets: Energy Storage in MA and Offshore Wind in RI
Thursday, August 09, 2018 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
This webinar highlights two winning programs from CESA’s 2018 "State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards": Massachusetts’ Advancing Commonwealth Energy Storage (ACES) Program, and Rhode Island’s Block Island Offshore Wind Farm. Learn more and register
EBC 24th Annual Summer Garden Party
Thursday, August 09, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Boston, MA
The EBC is pleased to invite you to attend the 24th Annual Summer Garden Party! The EBC Summer Garden Party is a great event for socializing and networking in a wonderful atmosphere overlooking the Boston Harbor. There will be heavy appetizers and a cash bar (the location can take cash or credit). Learn more and register
EBC's Annual Rhode Island Summer Gathering
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Pawtucket, RI
Invite your clients and colleagues to join you on a beautiful summer evening at the Brewers Guild in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. This will be a great event for socializing and networking in a wonderful atmosphere. There will be light appetizers and an open bar. Register here.
YPE Boston's August Happy Hour
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 6:00 PM to Friday, August 17, 2018 - 8:00 PM - Boston, MA
Young Professionals in Energy is a global non-profit organization with over 2,000 members in its Boston Chapter. YPE Boston strives to facilitate life-long connections in the global energy industry by providing a forum for students and professional to come together, share experiences and explore career development opportunities through social, educational and community service programs. YPE Boston is convening young professionals, students, and all those interested in energy for an informal happy hour event to celebrate summer in Boston!
7th International Conference & Exhibition on Clean Energy
Monday, August 20, 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, August 22, 2018 (All day) - Quebec City, QC
This will be a global gathering of industry and academia leaders in clean energy. For more information, click here
NEWIEE Western New England Chapter Networking Event
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM - Amherst, MA
Join the Western New England Chapter of NEWIEE to network and learn about the work being done by environmental consultants at SWCA in Amherst, Massachusetts!
MassCEC’s Quarterly Funding Opportunities Webinar
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Please join the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center on for a webinar on Quarterly Funding Opportunities for startups, researchers, and innovation ecosystem partners!
CESA's Community Solar Program Design and Implementation Webinar
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
In this webinar, Jenny Heeter and Lori Bird from NREL will discuss their forthcoming report, Design and Implementation of Community Solar Programs for Low- and Moderate-Income Customers. The report reviews existing and emerging LMI community solar programs, discusses key questions related to program design, outlines how states can leverage incentives and finance structures to lower the cost of LMI community solar, and examines marketing and outreach considerations.
AWEA Wind Power on Capitol Hill 2018
Wednesday, September 05, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, September 06, 2018 (All day) , DC
AWEA Wind Power on Capitol Hill is a rare opportunity for AWEA members and others who want to help advance wind energy to participate in advocacy training and then put that training to work to educate legislators and their staff on the wind industry's top policy initiatives at both the state and federal level. Learn more
EBC’S 2nd Annual End of Summer Bash
Thursday, September 06, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Boston, MA
Hosted by the EBC Ascending Professionals Committee, this annual gathering of young professionals in energy and environmental sector with put you in contact with individuals from every corner of the sector – water and wastewater, energy, renewable energy, construction and sustainable buildings, environmental engineers and consultants and many more! learn more and register here.
Homeowner's Workshop on Geothermal Heat Pumps
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Hampstead, NH
Free workshop about geothermal heating and cooling. Installers and drillers will be on site to explain the installation process and available incentives. Call Erin at 603-329-8122 to register
2018 NEEP Summit
Monday, October 01, 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, October 03, 2018 (All day) - Middletown, RI
The NEEP Summit returns after a year hiatus, highlighting leading examples of advanced efficiency as a key pathway to building a low-carbon future.
Monday, October 08, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, October 14, 2018 (All day) - Boston, MA
One of the world’s leading ideas and innovation festivals, HUBweek features 100+ sessions across more than nine disciplines under the theme of “We the Future.” Covered by CNN, Fortune, Fast Company (and even Bill Gates), HUBweek is your crash course in the most provocative and impactful ideas shaping your tomorrow.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, October 11, 2018 (All day) - Boston, MA
Horizon18 is a global event-driven platform that harnesses the international movement towards a clean economy. Join an international community focused on driving the clean economy through solutions, innovations, investments, and partnerships.
REV2018 - REVitalize: Transforming Energy Further, Faster, Together Conference & Expo
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 8:00 AM to Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:00 PM - Burlington, VT
The theme of REV2018 is REVitalize: Transforming Energy Further, Faster, Together. For more than a decade, the Renewable Energy Vermont Conference has been the leading event for the renewable energy sectors in Northern New England. Organized by the nonprofit trade association, Renewable Energy Vermont, this annual forum brings together business leaders, system operators, architects, builders, manufacturers, engineers, scientists, policymakers, and regulators.
MITei Fall Colloquium
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Save the Date! MITEI's Fall Colloquium will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. For over a decade, this annual event has brought the MIT community together to hear about an important area of energy research from a prominent member of industry. Details to follow.
NECEC's 11th Annual Green Tie Gala
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Boston, MA
NECEC's Green Tie Gala is the premiere clean energy networking event in the region. Each year the Northeastclean energy industry comes together in celebration of the industry’s growth and accomplishments, and our mission to create a world-class clean energy hub delivering global impact with economic, energy and environmental solutions. Learn more and get tickets
Homeowner's Workshop on Geothermal Heat Pumps
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Hampstead, NH
Free workshop about geothermal heating and cooling. Installers and drillers will be on site to explain the installation process and available incentives. Call Erin at 603-329-8122 to register.