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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

Cleantech Open Northeast Accelerator Program Announces Top Cleantech and Energy Startups of 2017

New York City -- October 6, 2017 -- Cleantech Open Northeast, the Northeast division of Cleantech Open, the world’s largest cleantech accelerator, announced its 2017 regional winners:, change:WATER Labs, CoolComposites,...

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NECEC Announces Decade of Influence Green Tie Gala Award Winners

BOSTON, MA, October 4, 2017 — NECEC (The Northeast Clean Energy Council and NECEC Institute) is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Green Tie Gala awards. To mark...

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Massachusetts’ Solar Industry Stands United at Hearing on Net Metering Caps

Boston, MA – Industry associations and leading advocates representing Massachusetts’ 495 solar employers, 15,000 solar employees and countless solar customers and supporters, today highlighted the need for immediate action on...

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NECEC, AEE Applaud Northeast States on Agreement to Strengthen the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Boston, MA, August 23, 2017 — Today, the Northeast Clean Energy Council (NECEC) and its national partner Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), released the following statements regarding the bipartisan agreement announced...

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Clean Energy Advocates Welcome Improvements to Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target Program Regulations

BOSTON, Mass. - The following is a joint statement from the listed solar organizations: The undersigned solar organizations thank Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, Commissioner Judith Judson and her team at the...

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NECEC Welcomes Executives from Nexamp and Veolia to Board of Directors

BOSTON, MA – July 14, 2017 NECEC (Northeast Clean Energy Council and the NECEC Institute) announced the election of two new board members: Zaid Ashai, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer...

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Business Groups Congratulate Alicia Barton upon Appointment as President & CEO of New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)

Washington, D.C., June 26, 2017 — Today, groups representing advanced energy companies – national business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) and its regional partner, Northeast Clean Energy Council (NECEC) – released...

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NECEC, AEE and ACE-NY Congratulate New York’s Public Service Commission Appointments, Confirmations

Washington, D.C., June 23, 2017 — Today, three groups representing advanced energy companies, national business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), its state partner, Alliance for Clean Energy New York (ACE NY), and regional...

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Cleantech Open Northeast Welcomes 2017 Cohort

Boston, MA -- June 13, 2017 -- Cleantech Open Northeast, the Northeast region of the world’s oldest and largest cleantech accelerator program, announces its participants in the annual accelerator program...

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Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions Announces Legislative Priorities

BOSTON, MA – June 12, 2017 – The Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions (ACES), a coalition composed of diverse organizations dedicated to advancing clean, affordable and reliable energy for Massachusetts,...

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