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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
December 17, 2015
The Baker-Polito Administration today announced the launch of a $30 million residential solar loan program, which will support Massachusetts lenders in providing loans between $3,000 and $60,000 with low, fixed interest rates to homeowners across the state. The increase of direct solar electric... READ MORE
December 01, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) Interim CEO Stephen Pike today announced the results of the 2015 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report, which found that the Massachusetts clean energy... READ MORE
September 22, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) Interim CEO Stephen Pike today announced that 399 homeowners and businesses across the Commonwealth have signed contracts for solar electric systems under Solarize Mass and ... READ MORE
August 13, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced a $30 million, five-year commitment to increase the use of clean, cost-effective heating and cooling systems in households and businesses across the Commonwealth. “This funding will offer many Massachusetts residents... READ MORE
July 13, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $1.1 million in funding for three projects across Massachusetts that will convert organic materials into energy. “Supporting the adoption of clean energy projects across the state means we’re helping organizations and... READ MORE
July 09, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced a $400,000 grant to support the City of Gardner’s development of a wind turbine in its Summit Industrial Park. “Communities across the Commonwealth switching to clean energy are cutting municipal energy costs while... READ MORE
June 24, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $280,000 in funding for seven innovative clean energy projects across the Commonwealth under MassCEC’s Catalyst program. It is the first time the program issued a challenge for innovators to focus on clean water... READ MORE
June 04, 2015
Photos from the event BOSTON – June 4, 2015 – Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced EnerScore as the grand prize winner of the 2015 Boston... READ MORE
May 28, 2015
The Baker-Polito Administration today announced the launch of a new $10 million initiative aimed at making Massachusetts a national leader in energy storage. The Energy Storage Initiative (ESI) includes a $10 million commitment from the Department of... READ MORE
May 20, 2015
Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Matthew Beaton today announced $800,000 in funding available for innovative water projects in the Commonwealth, and the findings of the Massachusetts Water Technology Industry Roadmap. The announcements were made at the Symposium on Water Innovation... READ MORE
May 07, 2015
Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Matthew Beaton today announced that Massachusetts has installed more than 841 megawatts of solar electricity, bringing the Commonwealth more than halfway to the Baker-Polito Administration’s goal of 1,600 megawatts by 2020. Secretary Beaton made the... READ MORE
April 13, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced MySunBuddy as the grand prize winner of the Fourth Annual Boston Cleanweb Hackathon, earning the team $5,000 for their digital solution that creates a new market for solar net metering credits. Held this past weekend at... READ MORE
April 10, 2015
The Baker-Polito Administration today announced a $900,000 investment in the Commonwealth Woodstove Change-Out Program, which provides rebates to homeowners who replace their older, inefficient woodstoves with cleaner, EPA-certified models that use less fuel and reduce... READ MORE
March 11, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $1.2 million in funding for 13 projects across the Commonwealth under a pair of programs aimed at promoting clean energy innovation in Massachusetts. “Massachusetts is a hub for clean energy... READ MORE
February 10, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $450,000 in funding for the first two awardees under the AmplifyMass program, which provides matching funding to awardees of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency –... READ MORE
January 21, 2015
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced the end of the successful Commonwealth Solar II program, which will have provided rebates for more than 13,000 solar electric systems at homes, public buildings, and small businesses across the... READ MORE
January 06, 2015
The Patrick Administration today announced the final design of a $30 million residential solar loan program to complement the nation-leading solar market in Massachusetts. ... READ MORE
December 22, 2014
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today released a request for proposals for professional marine terminal operators interested in managing and operating the New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal, a soon-to-be-completed multipurpose marine terminal located in New Bedford Harbor... READ MORE
December 08, 2014
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced the launch of MassCEC’s Successful Women in Clean Energy initiative to help low and moderate-income female workers build careers in the clean energy industry. “The Patrick Administration has been committed to providing... READ MORE
November 24, 2014
Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Maeve Vallely Bartlett today announced that the communities of Provincetown, Quincy, Plainfield, Ashfield and Buckland will participate in the latest round of Solarize Massachusetts (Solarize Mass®), a grassroots... READ MORE
November 19, 2014
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced MassCEC’s Clean Energy Internship Program won two national awards: the State Leadership in Clean Energy (SLICE) Award... READ MORE
October 29, 2014
Furthering his Administration’s commitment to supporting the clean energy industry in Massachusetts, Governor Deval Patrick today announced $2.5 million in funding opportunities for clean energy companies across the Commonwealth and highlighted a new partnership agreement with the U.S. Department... READ MORE
September 29, 2014
Governor Deval Patrick today announced that the Massachusetts clean energy sector saw double-digit job growth for the third consecutive year and now employs more than 88,000 workers in the Commonwealth. The 2014 Massachusetts Clean... READ MORE
September 17, 2014
BOSTON – September 17, 2014 – Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $305,000 in grant awards to assist four Massachusetts small business incubators help grow and support the next generation of clean energy businesses across the Commonwealth. The grants,... READ MORE

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