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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.
TiE Women's Dinner
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Needham, MA
Join the dynamic female founders of TiE Boston as Charter Member Sangita Joshi Rousseau, Financial Advisor at The Bulfinch Group, hosts the last TiE Women's Dinner of the Year. Prepare for an evening of networking, guidance and support as we overcome our challenges and celebrate our triumphs! Learn more and register here.
Utility Resilience: Lessons from Puerto Rico and Local Preparation
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 7:15 AM to 11:45 AM - Boston, MA
Adapting utilities to be resilient to climate impacts, from extreme storm events to heatwaves, poses significant challenges and opportunities for providers and communities. Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in 2017 and resulted in the longest blackout in U.S. History. The Forum welcomes Malu Blázquez Arsuaga, the Executive Director of the Resilient Puerto Rico Advisory Commission, and speakers from Resilient Power Puerto Rico to discuss lessons learned from Hurricane Maria and rebuilding resilient utility infrastructure.
Solar Open House Tour - Solarize Lowell
Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Lowell, MA
Learn how to put the power of the sun to work for you! Join ReVision Energy, Solarize Volunteers, and the Potwin’s at their home on Douglas Road in Lowell for a tour of their existing solar array. Hear about the many reasons why they are choosing to install more solar panels during the Solarize Lowell Plus program and pairing the array with air source heat pumps. Stop by at 9am to hear the story of their clean energy transition off of fossil fuels and fully onto renewable energy.
Tuesday, December 04, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, December 06, 2018 (All day) - Washington
The event convenes world-class experts to explore diverse perspectives and uncover market innovations poised to redraw the electric utility landscape. With the growth of clean energy, energy storage and electrified transportation – along with new business and regulatory models supporting investments in DERs and grid modernization – this event offers an unprecedented opportunity to connect with key stakeholders and explore what’s next in the utility sector. Learn more and register here.
Americans’ Changing Views of Renewable Energy Policies Webinar
Tuesday, December 04, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
For ten years, the University of Michigan and Muhlenberg College have conducted the National Surveys on Energy and Environment (NSEE), which explore Americans’ attitudes towards energy and climate change. The researchers recently published Solar, Wind, and State Mandates: 10 Years of Renewable Energy in the NSEE, which considers how Americans’ views on solar and wind energy have changed over the past decade. The report also explores attitudes towards and knowledge of state energy mandates, such as renewable portfolio standards.
Cleantech Capital: Funding the Energy Future
Tuesday, December 04, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Boston, MA
Smart Money for a Smarter Grid
The Health Insurer Perspective on Digital Health Startups: What it Takes to Successfully Sell to Payers
Tuesday, December 04, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Wellesley, MA
Join us as TiE Boston's "Digital Health Catalyst" holds the last session of 2018! This month's theme will be The Health Insurer Perspective on Digital Health Startups: What it Takes to Successfully Sell to Payers. Speakers: Rick Weisblatt, Chief of Innovation and Strategy at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
AEENE's Technical Round Table about Energy Efficiency and Cannabis Cultivation Facilities
Thursday, December 06, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM - Lowell, MA
Join the Association of Energy Engineers' New England Chapter at their Technical Round Table about Energy Efficiency and Cannabis Cultivation Facilities. Cannabis cultivation has very intensive energy use requirements - energy costs for cultivators are often 20-40% of operating costs. The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission oversees a working group of state agencies to help develop best practices regarding energy efficiency and resource usage. The state and this new industry will need the expertise of the energy design and engineering community.
2018 HELIX Summit
Friday, December 07, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Providence, RI
Join NEEP for the third annual Home Energy Labeling Information eXchance (HELIX) Summit. NEEP is also organizing a reception on the evening prior to the Summit to network with peers at the Biltmore Providence. The event will give attendees the opportunity to hear about how the pilot project is going and what future plans are for this first-of-its-kind effort to automate the transfer of home energy data to Multiple Listing Services (MLS).
NESEA's LEED Platinum Urban Community Development Pro Tour
Friday, December 07, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Boston, MA
Join NESEA's 2018 Pro Tour Series with a visit to an ongoing LEED certified community development project in East Boston. See the beginings of a planned 373 unit project that will include a community center, managemnet office and public park. The spaces in the development are being built with a tight thermal envelope, triple glazed windows, heat recovery systems, and VRF systems. Along with the tour, the event will include presentaitons by NESEA and the project host as well as a Q&A panel with members of the project team.
The Real Estate Industry and Selling Homes with Solar Webinar
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
This webinar will look at the issues homeowners with solar can face when they go to sell their house, the ways in which the real estate industry can prepare to help solar homeowners sell their home, and how state agencies and the solar industry can educate solar homeowners so that they are well prepared to sell their house without difficulty.
Defending Our PV Systems From Cyberattacks
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
The new year is quickly approaching and with it the module-level component of the rapid shutdown requirement. A range of products exist offering compliance with NEC 690.12, each with their merits and faults. But what system is right for you as a system designer, installer, developer or site owner? In this webinar, we will consider different types of rapid shutdown systems available in the market, how these affect your project in different ways and what solutions CPS has to help you achieve module-level rapid shutdown simply, safely, and cost effectively.
BuildingEnergy Boston Conference + Trade Show
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 (All day) to Friday, March 15, 2019 (All day) - Boston, MA
The BuildingEnergy Boston Conference + Trade Show is the region's leading event for professionals and practitioners in the fields of high-performance building, energy efficiency, and renewable energy. It brings more than 1,000 industry leaders and emerging professionals together for three days to learn from and share ideas with each other. The theme of BuildingEnergy Boston 2019 is Know-How.