When I started an internship this summer with the Leading by Example program at the Department of Energy Resources (DOER), I knew that I would be working on projects related to energy efficient and sustainable buildings. While I was familiar with LEED certification, I didn’t …Continue Reading Advancing Zero Net Energy Buildings
Dark clouds have yielded a silver lining in Monson—one of several towns that suffered serious damage when tornadoes blew through southwestern Massachusetts in June 2011, flattening trees, ruining buildings, and leaving many homeless. Monson town officials are looking to an April 11th Dedication Ceremony and …Continue Reading Monson Town Hall Rebuilt Efficiently After Tornado
Stephanie Mernick Market Development and Support Division Co-op at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center View Stephanie’s Bio
Patrick Cloney Chief Executive Officer, Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) View Patrick's Complete Bio Right here in Massachusetts we have thousands of examples of individuals and organizations that have made energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements to benefit our environment and society for generations to …Continue Reading Mass. Military Reservation stockpiles renewables, saves $2 million annually
Steven Clarke EEA Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Steven Clarke's Bio It's been much snowier this year than last with total accumulations reaching well over 70 inches in parts of the state (much more than last year's …Continue Reading Berkshire East – a ski resort fueled by wind
Rachel Offerdahl Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Rachel's Bio Here's the second installment in a series of tips for living “greener.” (Scroll down for Part 1!) This time, we take a greener look at food. 8. Compost your food …Continue Reading 96 Ways to Go Green! (Part 2)
Secretary Ian A. Bowles Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental AffairsView the Secretary’s Bio Launching on the 40th anniversary of the first Earth Day, this blog is a forum for exchanging ideas and experiences about renewable power, energy efficiency, and other issues important to …Continue Reading Welcome to Energy Smarts!
John Goodhue, Guest Blogger Executive Director, Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center John Goodhue is the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC). The MGHPCC is dedicated to supporting the growing scientific computing needs of faculty-driven research at MIT, University of …Continue Reading Meet the Energy Smarts Bloggers
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