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Feb 08
Boston Big Booster Bootcamp

Monday, February 08, 2016 (All day) to Friday, February 12, 2016 (All day)

After a successful Boot Camp in Lyon, the Big Booster start-up acceleration program is moving forward and supporting start-ups on a visit to Boston led by MassChallenge to optimize a North American markets approach and meet US-based peers. The Top 20 Startups will benefit from:

Feb 09
MassCEC Investments Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM - Boston, MA

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Technology Center Board of Directors will hold an Investments Committee meeting at 11:00am on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 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:

Feb 09
The SEIA Solar Business Code and Complaint Resolution Process

Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

As part of SEIA’s consumer protection efforts, SEIA promulgated the SEIA Solar Business Code (“Code”) to further transparency and understanding in solar power transactions, while maintaining high levels of competitiveness.  The Code covers many aspects of the standard solar transaction, including advertising, sales and marketing, and contracting. SEIA also adopted a Complaint Resolution Process to resolve complaints arising from the Code. Participants will hear an overview of the Code’s rules and the Complaint Resolution Process, and have a chance to ask questions about both.

Feb 09
Making Good Energy Choices: The Role of Energy Systems Analysis

Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 4:45 PM to 6:00 PM - Cambridge, MA

Driven by concerns about global warming, air pollution, and energy security, the world is beginning a century-long transition to a decarbonized energy system. Building blocks for decarbonization include dramatic efficiency improvements, renewable energy, electrification, nuclear power, natural gas as a substitute for coal, and carbon capture and storage. Given the long-term nature of the energy transition, the question becomes, how do we make good energy choices? Energy systems analysis can augment economic analysis and provide additional perspectives for answering questions such as:

Feb 10
"How-To" Resources for Building Energy Resilient Communities

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Clean Energy Group will be hosting a webinar to provide an update on the Resilient Power Project and to introduce the project’s new resources and web-based tools. This webinar will feature Clean Energy Group Project Directors, Seth Mullendore, Rob Sanders, and Todd Olinsky-Paul, to discuss the following topics:

Feb 16
WoWE Webinar Series: Offshore Wind

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Diving in on all you need to know about Offshore Wind - this webinar by Women of Wind Energy will go through a general overview including a look at the differences between onshore and offshore wind, and the differences between the US and European markets. It will also take a deeper look at the latest in offshore technology, environmental permitting, and the policy landscape.  To register, click here.

Feb 22
The Blockchain: Enabling a Distributed & Connected Energy Future

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Cambridge, MA

With the energy industry trending toward a distributed and connected future, entrepreneurs and industry leaders have an opportunity to look ahead for solutions they can start building today. Bitcoin’s underlying protocol, called “the blockchain”, is a distributed consensus-driven infrastructure enabling trust between connected assets.  While currently considered only a financial tool, the blockchain’s actual capability is extremely broad.

Feb 23
#NationWISE Round Table 2016

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Somerville, MA

#NationWISE is a multi-city round table that looks to address how to help women enter and grow in each local market. On February 23rd, 2016 Women in Solar Energy (WISE) will hold #NationWISE events in 15 cities around the country to facilitate local conversation and feature women employed in aspects of the market unique to each city.Why Hold It?

Feb 24
Solar Power PV Conference & Expo

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, February 25, 2016 (All day) - Boston, MA

Solar Power PV Conference & Expo (formerly PV America) is all about PV solar solutions. With a regional focus, PV Conference & Expo brings together manufacturers and service providers with professionals interested in the technologies, innovations, research, and policy that is driving the PV industry today and into the future.

Feb 26
New England Electricity Restructuring Roundtable

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM - Boston, MA

Raab Associates' presents the first Roundtable of 2016, the 149th New England Electricity Restructuring Roundtable. Keynote addresses from Massachusetts Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Matthew Beaton, and Québec Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Pierre Arcand on State, Provincial, and Regional Energy Plans and Issues; followed by a separate panel, Enabling Consumers in NE: New Policies & Technologies to Transform Retail Energy Markets. Speaking on panel are: Harvey Michaels, Director Energy Mgt.

Feb 29
ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

Monday, February 29, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, March 02, 2016 (All day) - National Harbor, MD

The ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit is an annual conference and technology showcase that brings together experts from different technical disciplines and professional communities to think about America’s energy challenges in new and innovative ways. Now in its seventh year, the Summit offers a unique, three-day program aimed at moving transformational energy technologies out of the lab and into the market. Join other energy industry experts, thought leaders, and decision makers at the 2016 Summit to: 

Feb 29
2016 Offshore Wind Leadership Conference

Monday, February 29, 2016 (All day) to Tuesday, March 01, 2016 (All day) - Boston, MA

2016 U.S. Offshore Wind Leadership Conference is the must-attend event for offshore wind energy leaders in manufacturing, clean renewable energy and services industries. Over the last year, the U.S. offshore wind industry has been energized up and down the East Coast of the United States. And the prospects for building the industry are more evident in Massachusetts than anywhere else.

Mar 03
BU Research on a Sustainable Energy Future

Thursday, March 03, 2016 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Boston, MA

As demonstrated by the recent Paris Climate Conference, global energy systems face a massive challenge in shifting away from unsustainable carbon-emitting fuels to sustainable sources, while serving the energy and development needs of a planet whose population will reach ten billion before the end of the century. This challenge calls for contributions from disciplines that span the full range of BU’s capabilities in research and policy analysis.

Mar 04
2016 MIT Energy Conference

Friday, March 04, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, March 05, 2016 (All day) - Cambridge, MA

The 2016 MIT Energy Conference will bring together thought leaders from industry, government, scientific community, and academia for exciting dialogues and insightful discussions about Energy issues facing the world today. The Conference theme this time is “Big Meets Small: A New Era Emerges”.  It focuses on the evolving energy landscape and its challenges, opportunities and prospects for innovation across the entire value chain. 

Mar 06
Tufts Energy Conference 2016

Sunday, March 06, 2016 (All day) - Medford, MA

The Tufts Energy Conference is an annual event that brings together professionals, students, and experts from the private, public, and nonprofit sectors to discuss critical global energy issues. The conference is organized entirely by students from a broad range of backgrounds including engineering, international affairs, urban planning, and economics. From a two-panel event in 2006, TEC has grown into one of the largest entirely student-run energy conferences in the region, attracting over 300 attendees each year.

Mar 07
Sustainable Water Management Conference

Monday, March 07, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, March 10, 2016 (All day) - Providence, RI

This conference showcases a combination of technical presentations and in-depth discussions on the critical matters facing the water sector today. Attendees will discover solutions for managing water resources, planning for sustainable utilities, designing integrated infrastructure, balancing the benefits of conservation with the costs and analyzing effective alternatives including stormwater and reuse.

Mar 08
BuildingEnergy Boston Conference + Trade Show

Tuesday, March 08, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, March 10, 2016 (All day) - Boston, MA

The BuildingEnergy Boston Conference + Trade Show is the Northeast's premier gathering for sustainable design, green building, and renewable energy professionals. Produced by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), the annual event attracts more than 3,500 practitioners working together to advance the adoption of sustainable energy practices in the built environment. Attendees span all sectors of the building industry, ensuring that the people you meet and the knowledge you gain will expand your network and strengthen your business.

Mar 09
GLOBALCON 2016

Wednesday, March 09, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, March 10, 2016 (All day) - Boston, MA

Decision makers from business, industry and government must now seek integrated energy solutions — solutions which assure both a secure and affordable energy supply to meet today's and tomorrow's needs, and effective management of energy and overall operational costs. The GLOBALCON Expo will emphasize four critical areas of leading edge technology and related services:  Energy Management, HVAC and Smart Building Systems  Renewables, Alternative Energy and Onsite Generation  Lighting Efficiency and Integrated Energy Solutions

Mar 11
MIT Water Night

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Cambridge, MA

Come to the 4th annual MIT Water Night, MIT Water Club's flagship research showcase that provides an energizing platform for individuals and research groups to present their latest achievements and work in water-related fields. The entire Boston water community is invited. Attendance is free, and food and drink will be provided.

Mar 13
ISPIM Innovation Forum

Sunday, March 13, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, March 16, 2016 (All day) - Boston, MA

ISPIM and IAOIP have joined forces to bring you a really different innovation experience! Belong >> ISPIM is truly a global innovation management community Participate >> This is THE event for sharing innovation insights about the future of innovation Enjoy >> Experience well-orchestrated social events in inspiring, fun venues Lead >> Chart your innovation management future

Mar 14
U.S./Canada Cross-Border Power Summit

Monday, March 14, 2016 (All day) to Tuesday, March 15, 2016 (All day) - Boston, MA

The Northeast is facing a capacity crunch: coal and nuclear generating plants are being retired, leaving the region to find new, large-scale generation that also meets mounting environmental policy requirements for clean energy with regard to EPA's Clean Power Plan and the transformation of RGGI, Inc.  The region doesn't have too much renewable potential, and siting new gas-fired generation as well as supporting transmission infrastructure has become increasingly difficult. Moreover, this part of the U.S.

Mar 16
2016 ACORE National Renewable Energy Policy Forum

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, March 17, 2016 (All day) - Washington, DC

This year’s Renewable Energy Policy Forum takes place as seismic developments in national and global policies are reshaping the renewable energy marketplace. In December, Congress enacted a major new tax package offering long-sought stability to the wind and solar power industries. Just two weeks earlier, 129 nations at the COP21 meetings in Paris reached agreement on an unprecedented global effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Apr 04
EnergySMART Conference

Monday, April 04, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, April 06, 2016 (All day) - National Harbor, MD

The energy management landscape is in a period of rapid change—an unprecedented pivot—for both enterprises and utilities. EnergySMART 2016 is about charting that change, and placing you ahead of it. Join top enterprises, energy service providers, and technology leaders to rethink the industry and refine your approach to energy management. For more information, click here.

Apr 06
AEE-NE Meeting: EMS - Open Protocol

Wednesday, April 06, 2016 - 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM - Waltham, MA

A Building Management System (BMS) is a critical part of a building's environmental and energy profile. The current trend is to utilize open protocol hardware and software for the BMS. By utilizing open protocols, an owner can select and connect "best of breed" HVAC, lighting and metering systems while keeping his options open for future expansion. New technologies, such as data analytics rely on open protocols in order to efficiently transfer, store and analyze the data. CEUs will be offered for this meeting.

Apr 14
Sixth Annual NEWIEE Awards Gala

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Boston, MA

The NEWIEE Awards Gala recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of women leaders in the fields of energy and environment who have achieved professional excellence within their area of specialty and have actively paved the way to success for other women in similar or related professional areas. For more information, click here.

Apr 20
WaterVent

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 (All day) to Friday, April 22, 2016 (All day) - Philadelphia, PA

The first matchmaking platform in water technologies – initiated in autumn 2010 in Berlin with eight successful forums in Zurich, Leuwaarden (NL), Zurich, London, Dubai, Philadelphia (2), New York City – is designed to bring water technology entrepreneurs and investors together in an exclusive, non-conference, one-on-one setting in order to accelerate growth by providing support in attracting clients, assessing business opportunities and facilitating financing in the water sector.