Clean Energy Events

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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.  

Mar 21
Solar Achieves Historic Milestone, Costs Less Than Gas

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM - Boston, MA

A recent MIT study shows that solar technology costs have dropped 99% over the past 40 years, making solar electricity cost-competitive with natural gas-fired electricity from the grid, without the severe environmental impacts of fracking and burning shale gas. Today, MA homeowners and businesses can save money and eliminate pollution by using solar electricity combined with heat pumps to replace oil and gas for heating, and solar combined with electric vehicle charging to eliminate gasoline and harmful tailpipe emissions.

Mar 22
STEM and Massachusetts Workforce Challenge

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM - Boston, MA

Already, the college degree pipeline in Massachusetts is inadequate to meet demand, and workforce supply, especially in STEM fields, must be better cultivated in the Commonwealth’s own backyard. Join us as we bring together business, education and public policy leaders to discuss on the critical topic of the interconnection between STEM education, public policy and the changing needs in Massachusetts’ workforce.

Mar 22
Keynotes on Resilience of New England’s Electricity System; and Wholesale Market Design 3.0

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM - Boston, MA

Born out of electric industry restructuring, the Restructuring Roundtable has been meeting five to six times per year since 1995 to discuss current topics related to revolutionary changes in the electric power industry in Massachusetts and throughout New England. Attendance at the Roundtable meetings averages over 200, with attendees representing a broad cross-section of regional stakeholders. Learn more and register here.

Mar 23
Marine Renewable Energy Conference 2019

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM - Fall River, MA

Offshore wind is one of today’s most promising interventions to make a significant difference in reducing carbon emissions. Here, on the South Coast, we are at the epicenter of its pioneering implementation in the US. Its positive attributes are many – baseload-like production, proximity to population centers, and an electricity cost below coal and other fuel sources.

Mar 27
Navigate Webinar Series: Finding the Right Strategic Partner

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Strategic partnerships are often an integral component of corporate and startup business plans. If successful, these partnerships can have a significant impact on both parties, helping them move faster, reinvent themselves, and keep ahead of the competition. What can a win-win strategic partnership look like? What risk might both parties take on? And what are the outcomes of a successful and an unsuccessful partnership?

Mar 28
HeatSmart Kickoff Event: Arlington Edition

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Arlington, MA

Are you ready to HeatSmart? Come to the first of our HeatSmart kickoff events from 7:00-9:00pm on Thursday, March 28  in Arlington to learn more about the program and your options for energy and carbon-saving clean heating and cooling. HeatSmart Arlington-Winchester is kicking off with two events, the first of which is in Arlington on Thursday, March 28, 7:00-9:00pm. Come learn more about how HeatSmart can help you reduce your energy bill and carbon footprint with the adoption of clean heating and cooling technologies.

Mar 29
Tufts Energy Conference: Cooperation for Climate Stability

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 5:00 PM to Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 4:15 PM - Medford, MA

On October 8, 2018, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued a stark warning: limiting global warming to 1.5C will require “rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society.” In fact, the IPCC concluded that “the next few years are probably the most important in our history.”

Mar 31
HeatSmart Kick-Off Event: Winchester Edition

Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Winchester, MA

Are you ready to HeatSmart? Come to the first of our HeatSmart kickoff events from 7:00-9:00pm on Sunday, March 31  in Winchester to learn more about the program and your options for energy and carbon-saving clean heating and cooling. HeatSmart Arlington-Winchester is kicking off with two events, the second of which is in Winchester on Sunday, March 31, 7:00-9:00pm. Come learn more about how HeatSmart can help you reduce your energy bill and carbon footprint with the adoption of clean heating and cooling technologies.

Apr 01
PHIUS CPHC Course - Boston

Monday, April 01, 2019 - 9:30 AM to Friday, April 05, 2019 - 9:30 AM - Boston, MA

The PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant in-class training returns to Boston in April. This 5-day course is designed as the second phase of the CPHC Training Program following the on-line component. The in-class course focuses on design exercises, WUFI Passive and THERM software training, and the CPHC exam. PHIUS-trained CPHC® consultants are leading the adoption of passive building from coast to coast by designing and building quality-assured projects across all of North America's varied climate zones.

Apr 03
Tufts 10th Annual Water Symposium

Wednesday, April 03, 2019 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Medford, MA

This year, the student-led, 10th annual water symposium on Wednesday, April 3rd will have the theme of Water: Visions of the Future. We will have speakers from both the public and private sectors presenting their work on municipal and state programs, corporate responsibility, non-profit conservation initiatives, and policy. This year, we’re particularly interested in exploring the new face of planning for the future, which involves more and more collaborations between historically separate stakeholders, and a movement towards working with water, rather than against it.

Apr 03
DOE Hydrogen at Scale Program

Wednesday, April 03, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Waltham, MA

"The stage is set for hydrogen and fuel cell technologies to take a lead role in the global energy market."

Apr 04
Case Studies in Appraising Green Residential Buildings

Thursday, April 04, 2019 - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Woburn, MA

This one-day course introduces participants to valuation methods for appraising the high-performance house. Participants learn the appraisal procedures for valuing green residential properties to assist in supporting an opinion of value. The course focuses on the valuation process in different appraisal problems encountered in appraising green properties. The valuation process is examined as it applies in each of the three approaches to value. In-depth case studies will help participants develop their problem-solving skills in this new building technology.

Apr 09
ChileMass Innovation Day

Tuesday, April 09, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Cambridge, MA

We are delighted to invite you to our first conference “ChileMass Innovation Day - The Future of Clean Technologies and Advanced Manufacturing.” This event will take place at MIT’s Wong Auditorium, on April 9th, 2019, and it is organized by the Chile Massachusetts Alliance (“ChileMass”), in collaboration with the Embassy of Chile to the United States, CORFO and the MIT Chile Club.

Jun 10
4th Annual US Offshore Wind Conference

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 7:00 AM to Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 3:30 PM - Boston, MA

Join 1300+ wind power executives and 50+ exhibitors at the Boston US Offshore Wind 2019 conference and exhibition on June 10-11 – it’s the world’s largest networking event for existing and new market players that are seeking to invest, find partners or secure contracts in upcoming US offshore wind projects. You’ll meet 1300+ CEOs, EVPs, SVPs, VPs, General Managers, Presidents, Managing Directors & Business Unit Directors.