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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

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-NYCongratulate 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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Massachusetts Clean Energy Advocates Welcome SMART Program Release

BOSTON, Mass. - The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) has announced its Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Program regulations, which will now go through a public comment period. Massachusetts...

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NECEC Statement on US Pull Out of Paris Climate Accord

NECEC released the following statement from Peter Rothstein, President of the Northeast Clean Energy Council regarding President Trump's announcement today to pull the US out of the Paris Climate Accord.   "Withdrawing...

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NECEC, AEE Institute Offer Advice on Rhode Island’s Comprehensive Power Sector Transformation

Boston, Mass., and Washington, D.C., May 31, 2017 — Today Advanced Energy Economy Institute (AEE Institute) and Northeast Clean Energy Council (NECEC) shared comments they recently filed in support of Rhode Island’s...

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Study finds Massachusetts Would Create Thousands of Jobs and Lower Electricity Prices by Increasing Renewable Portfolio Standard

BOSTON, MA – May 15, 2017 – A new report released by NECEC (the Northeast Clean Energy Council and the NECEC Institute), finds that increasing the Commonwealth’s annual Renewable Portfolio...

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