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Welcome to the NECEC Newsroom, where you’ll find the latest NECEC news, announcements, public testimony and more!  For media inquiries, contact Kate Plourd Johnson: 617.500.9993. Join NECEC's Media Distribution List Here

Department of Energy Resources Extends Solar Program

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) announced today plans to extend the Commonwealth’s successful Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC 2) program further into 2017 along with a...

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NECEC Commends the Baker Administration for Plan to Set Storage Target

BOSTON, January 4, 2017 - NECEC commends the Baker Administration for its recent announcement that the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources’ (DOER) will set 2020 targets for energy storage systems...

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NECEC Welcomes Executives from MassCEC and PowerOptions to Board of Directors

BOSTON, MA – December 1, 2016 NECEC (Northeast Clean Energy Council and the NECEC Institute) announced the election of two new board members: Cynthia Arcate, President and CEO of PowerOptions,...

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NECEC President Peter Rothstein to Speak on Innovation at U.S./Canada Energy Trade & Technology Conference

BOSTON, November 15, 2016 – Peter Rothstein, President of NECEC, the premier voice of businesses building a world-class clean energy hub in the Northeast, will speak at the 24th Annual...

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NECEC Executive Vice President Janet Gail Besser to Speak at Leadership Conference for Women in Energy

BOSTON, November 1, 2016 – Janet Gail Besser, Executive Vice President of NECEC, the premier voice of businesses building a world-class clean energy hub in the Northeast, will speak at...

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NECEC, AEE Institute, ACE New York Statement on NY Report and Recommendations for an Interim Successor Tariff to Net Energy Metering

[Washington, D.C., October 28, 2016] — Today, three groups representing advanced energy companies – Advanced Energy Economy Institute, its state partner in New York, and its regional partner in New...

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Schneider Electric, Deepwater Wind and ACRE Honored with 2016 Green Tie Gala Awards

October 25, 2016 – NECEC (The Northeast Clean Energy Council and NECEC Institute) tonight announced its Ninth Annual “Green Tie Gala” awards, honoring Schneider Electric, Deepwater Wind and ACRE for...

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NECEC Releases New White Paper: Partnering for the Clean Energy Economy

October 19, 2016—With the Northeast US on its way to becoming one of the world’s leading and fastest growing clean energy clusters, public officials, businesses and clean energy stakeholders are...

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NECEC's 2016 Green Tie Gala Awards Finalists

NECEC is pleased to announce that ten outstanding clean energy companies and organizations have been selected finalists for its annual Green Tie Gala Awards. Winners will be announced on October 25 at the 9th Annual Green Tie Gala at the Renaissance Waterfront Hotel Boston.

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NECEC Executive Vice President Janet Gail Besser to Speak on Mass DPU Grid Modernization Proceedings

BOSTON, September 14, 2016 – Janet Gail Besser, Executive Vice President of NECEC, the premier voice of businesses building a world-class clean energy hub in the Northeast, will speak at the 13th Annual Comprehensive Conference on Energy in the Northeast on September 22, 2016. Bringing a wealth of policy knowledge and years of experience in the clean energy industry, Besser will provide an in-depth look on the grid modernization proceedings currently underway at the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU).

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