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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
September 17, 2014
Contact: Heather Nichols, Rachael Neff, Juli Hanscom – 617-725-4025 GOVERNOR PATRICK PROMOTES MASSACHUSETTS’ CLEAN ENERGY INITIATIVES AT LONDON OFFSHORE WIND FORUM LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – Governor Deval Patrick today addressed European offshore wind industry leaders and government officials at a... READ MORE
September 15, 2014
Contact: Heather Nichols, Rachael Neff, Juli Hanscom – 617-725-4025; Krista Selmi (EEA) –617-626-1109 GOVERNOR PATRICK PROMOTES COMMONWEALTH’S CLEAN ENERGY STRATEGY AT OFFSHORE WIND FORUM IN DENMARK Discussion with Danish wind energy leaders will help identify and advance areas for partnership in... READ MORE
September 12, 2014
Contact: Heather Nichols, Rachael Neff, Juli Hanscom – 617-725-4025 Governor Deval Patrick today joined Cape Wind Associate’s Jim Gordon to announce that Cape Wind has entered into a lease agreement with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) to stage its historic, first-in-the-Nation... READ MORE
August 19, 2014
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced MassCEC is now accepting applications for the fall session of the 2014 Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Internship Program. The program provides paid internship opportunities for... READ MORE
July 23, 2014
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $191,000 in grants to boost energy efficiency job training programs across the Commonwealth.  The grants are part of MassCEC’s Green Workforce: Energy Efficiency program and are geared towards programs focused on giving... READ MORE
July 15, 2014
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) today announced that 932 residents and businesses signed contracts to install solar electricity systems as part of the latest round of Solarize Massachusetts (Solarize Mass®), which concluded... READ MORE
July 02, 2014
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center (MTTC) today announced $200,000 in grants to Massachusetts entrepreneurs and researchers to advance clean technology innovation.  "The award... READ MORE
June 27, 2014
Harvard – Friday, June 27, 2014 – State and local officials today celebrated the opening of the Harvard Solar Garden, which allows residents and small business owners whose properties are not good candidates for solar to plug into a community-owned solar project. The innovative model expands access... READ MORE

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