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Meet me at the Meet-Up

Meet me at the Meet-Up posted on Sep 6

Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr. Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Secretary Sullivan's Bio The strength of the Massachusetts clean energy ecosystem is a testament to the work we’ve done together from town to town   …Continue Reading Meet me at the Meet-Up

Massachusetts clean energy sector grows by 11.2 percent

Massachusetts clean energy sector grows by 11.2 percent posted on Aug 29

Alicia Barton McDevitt CEO and Executive Director at Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) View Alicia's Bio It was such a thrill to come on board at MassCEC on the heels of our recent announcement that Massachusetts has seen more than 11 percent job growth in   …Continue Reading Massachusetts clean energy sector grows by 11.2 percent

And Waltham makes 104…

And Waltham makes 104… posted on Dec 13

Mark Sylvia Commissioner, Department of Energy Resources (DOER) View Mark's Bio From Lowell to Springfield, Williamstown to Mashpee, and 100 municipalities in between, Waltham is the latest community to adopt new energy efficiency standards for both residential and commercial buildings.  On October 27, Maynard claimed   …Continue Reading And Waltham makes 104…

Clean energy incubation, innovation, invention growing jobs in Mass.

Clean energy incubation, innovation, invention growing jobs in Mass. posted on Dec 2

Patrick Cloney Executive Director, Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) View Patrick's Complete Bio The Commonwealth has a history of incubating invention and innovation. So, it’s no surprise that we have a vibrant clean energy industry that has been churning out clean energy technologies that will   …Continue Reading Clean energy incubation, innovation, invention growing jobs in Mass.

Castle Square apartments: a pioneer in energy efficiency

Castle Square apartments: a pioneer in energy efficiency posted on Jun 28

Dan Burgess Clean Energy Fellow, Department of Energy Resources View Dan's Complete Bio This past May, dozens gathered in Boston’s South End to celebrate the groundbreaking of a nation-leading energy efficiency project. Castle Square Apartments, built in the 1960’s, is a 500-unit complex that is   …Continue Reading Castle Square apartments: a pioneer in energy efficiency

Wind energy on the North Shore

Wind energy on the North Shore posted on Jun 22

Steven Clarke EEA Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Steven Clarke's Bio In March of 2011, several trucks drove slowly through Ipswich carrying components for a wind energy turbine. The road was flanked with people of all ages,   …Continue Reading Wind energy on the North Shore

Summer solstice solar tour

Summer solstice solar tour posted on Jun 20

Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr. Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Secretary Sullivan's Bio During this year’s Summer Solstice tomorrow (Tuesday, June 21), I and other members of Governor Patrick’s clean energy team will stop   …Continue Reading Summer solstice solar tour

Solar unveiled on Chickatawbut Hill

Solar unveiled on Chickatawbut Hill posted on Jun 14

Dan Burgess Clean Energy Fellow, Department of Energy Resources View Dan's Complete Bio On one of the first sunny days earlier this spring, Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Rick Sullivan and Department of Conservation and Recreation Commissioner (DCR) Ed Lambert joined other state   …Continue Reading Solar unveiled on Chickatawbut Hill

Berkshire Wind, Massachusetts’ first onshore wind farm

Berkshire Wind, Massachusetts’ first onshore wind farm posted on May 20

Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr. Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Secretary Sullivan's Bio Earlier this month I traveled to Hancock with Governor Patrick to cut the ribbon a new ten-turbine wind project that will   …Continue Reading Berkshire Wind, Massachusetts’ first onshore wind farm

Celebrating green energy stimulus projects

Celebrating green energy stimulus projects posted on May 5

Elise Avers Clean Energy Fellow for Department of Energy Resources (DOER) Guest Blogger State and local officials and energy professionals recently gathered to celebrate the two-year anniversary of the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). With the goal of “Putting America to   …Continue Reading Celebrating green energy stimulus projects