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March 06, 2012
7AC Technologies Inc., Woburn, MA, announces the completion of a $2.3M Series-A investment round led by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC). “We are delighted to announce this significant investment milestone which adds MassCEC to our existing investors CEVG and 1and12 Ventures” said... READ MORE
February 27, 2012
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the New England Clean Energy Council (Council) today announced the launch of the 2012 Massachusetts Clean Energy Internship Program, which connect students throughout the Commonwealth to paid internships at Massachusetts-based clean energy... READ MORE
February 15, 2012
As part of a statewide effort to reach Governor Patrick's goal of 250 megawatts (MW) of solar power installed by 2017, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today launched the second round of its Solarize Massachusetts (Solarize Mass) program. MassCEC is now accepting applications from... READ MORE
February 08, 2012
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center (MTTC) today announced that three clean energy researchers were awarded $40,000 in grants each through MassCEC’s Catalyst Program, which is aimed at commercializing game-changing clean energy... READ MORE
February 01, 2012
The Commonwealth Solar Hot Water Residential Pilot Program was launched in February 2011 and was originally scheduled to be a one year pilot program. However, the solar hot water industry has shown strong support for the program, and there is still a substantial amount of residential rebate funding... READ MORE
January 25, 2012
Our friends at the Brookings Institution have a new paper out today titled Leveraging State Clean Energy Funds for  Economic Development that I encourage you to read. Here are the key recommendations: To become true economic development engines in clean energy state clean energy funds should:... READ MORE
December 15, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today highlighted the recent completion of the Museum of Science’s Energized! exhibit, featuring renewable energy innovation in Massachusetts. MassCEC encourages people throughout Massachusetts to visit the exhibit this holiday season and throughout... READ MORE
December 12, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced a new funding opportunity for grants for clean energy workforce development programs at secondary and vocational-technical high schools, colleges and universities, and community-based non-profit groups.  “Having a highly skilled,... READ MORE
November 15, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced that 162 residents or businesses contracted to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems through the Solarize Massachusetts pilot, which launched in May 2011. These residents will install a total of 829 kilowatts (kW) of solar in the... READ MORE
November 01, 2011
Kicking off the Fifth Annual Massachusetts Clean Energy Week, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today highlighted the Commonwealth’s vibrant clean energy industry and state clean energy leadership.  Massachusetts’ expanding clean energy community, which has recently seen significant... READ MORE
October 28, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced that 27 residents or businesses have contracted with Munro Distributing to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems through MassCEC’s Solarize Mass pilot. The projects will install 102.33 kW of solar in Scituate, allowing residents and... READ MORE
October 26, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced that 17 residents or businesses have contracted with Alteris Renewables Inc. to install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems through MassCEC’s Solarize Mass pilot. The projects will install 105 kW of solar in Hatfield, allowing residents... READ MORE
October 18, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) announced significant growth in the Massachusetts clean energy economy, which now employs more than 64,000 people, according to the 2011 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report released today. The report identified 4,909 clean energy companies... READ MORE
October 05, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced that 23 residents or businesses have contracted with Alteris Renewables to install solar photovoltaic (PV) through MassCEC’s Solarize Mass pilot. The projects will install 110 kW of solar in Winchester, allowing residents and business... READ MORE
September 28, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced that 42 residents or businesses have contracted with New England Breeze to install solar photovoltaic (PV) projects through MassCEC’s Solarize Mass pilot. The projects will total 219 kW of solar in Harvard, allowing residents and... READ MORE
September 27, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center (MTTC) have launched the fourth solicitation for the MassCEC Catalyst Program, which is aimed at commercializing the game-changing clean energy technologies coming out of Massachusetts’ world-class... READ MORE
September 06, 2011
MTPV, LLC, a clean energy semiconductor chip company, announced today that it raised $6.5 million in the initial closing of its series B financing. The round, which was led by pre-existing investor Spinnaker Capital, LLC of Boston, included an investment from Applied Ventures, LLC, the venture... READ MORE
August 31, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today announced that 18 residents or businesses have contracted with New England Breeze to install solar photovoltaic (PV) through MassCEC’s Solarize Mass pilot. The projects will install 101.75 kW of solar in Harvard, allowing residents and business... READ MORE
August 08, 2011
Lieutenant Governor Timothy P. Murray joined the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the New England Clean Energy Council (Council) today to recognize participants in the first year of MassCEC’s Clean Energy Internship Program. “Governor Patrick and I continue to invest in job creation... READ MORE
August 04, 2011
Building on the success of the new residential Commonwealth Solar Hot Water program, which has awarded rebates for 110 solar hot water projects at homes across Massachusetts since its opening in February 2011, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) today unveiled a new rebate program to... READ MORE
July 29, 2011
Already host to a wind turbine, solar panels and other alternative energy projects, the maritime academy is slotted to demonstrate a hydrokinetic turbine that will harness water currents for electricity production.   "The one area where we have not taken advantage of our location ... is the canal... READ MORE
July 18, 2011
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC), in partnership with the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA), announced today that it is awarding contracts to the New England Aquarium and the College of Staten Island to collect migratory and habitat usage data on marine... READ MORE
July 06, 2011
State officials are trying to drive down the cost of solar power for homeowners and small businesses by bringing potential buyers together with sellers in a more cost-efficient manner. Right now, solar installers have to make their pitch house by house. The state’s new program, called Solarize... READ MORE

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