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August 02, 2016
The Baker-Polito Administration today announced $280,000 in funding for seven researchers and companies developing innovative clean energy and water technologies across the Commonwealth. The funding, which comes from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center’s (MassCEC)... READ MORE
June 03, 2016
Massachusetts state energy officials today announced the selection of five new communities, Upton and a partnership of Windsor, Cummington, Goshen and Worthington, as the final municipalities to participate in Solarize Mass for 2016.  A partnership between the ... READ MORE
May 26, 2016
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) Interim CEO Steve Pike today announced CivicArena as the grand prize winner of the 2016 Boston Cleanweb Haccelerator, earning the emerging company $5,000 for its app that increases engagement between users and policymakers. The final judging, held... READ MORE
April 20, 2016
State energy officials today announced over $1 million in funding to support upgrades to hydroelectric facilities in Orange, Ware, and West Springfield. The initiatives, announced during Earth Week, are aimed at increasing Massachusetts’ clean energy generation. “In filing legislation for the... READ MORE
April 04, 2016
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) Interim CEO Steve Pike today announced Energy Bee as the grand prize winner of the Fifth Annual Boston Cleanweb Hackathon, earning the team $5,000 for their digital solution that allows consumers to set and track goals for energy use and spending. Held... READ MORE
March 23, 2016
The Baker-Polito Administration today announced a $700,000 investment in the Commonwealth Woodstove Change-Out Program, which provides rebates to homeowners who replace their older, inefficient woodstoves with cleaner, EPA-certified woodstove and... READ MORE
March 17, 2016
State energy officials today announced the selection of two additional communities, Bolton and Medfield, to participate in Solarize Mass for 2016.  The community-based solar energy group-buying program is currently... READ MORE
February 24, 2016
The Baker-Polito Administration, in conjunction with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC), today announced $595,000 in funding to support clean energy and water technology innovation in six communities across the Commonwealth. The funding, which comes from MassCEC’s... READ MORE
February 03, 2016
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) Interim CEO Stephen Pike today announced $250,000 in funding for five early-stage clean energy companies. Under MassCEC’s new AccelerateMass... READ MORE
January 19, 2016
State energy officials today announced the selection of the first five communities to participate in Solarize Mass for 2016.  The new municipalities participating in the community-based solar energy group-buying program that lowers overall costs of... READ MORE
January 15, 2016
State energy officials today announced $530,000 in grants for four small business incubators, part of an ongoing strategy to accelerate the development of cleantech startup companies in Massachusetts. The funding, under the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center’s (MassCEC) IncubateMass program, will... READ MORE