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NECEC Highlights Importance of Next Governors Energy Strategy in Maine

 The New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) today issued the following statement around E2Tech’s gubernatorial forum “Heat of the Moment: Plans from State Officials, Energy Companies, and Maine's Next Governor.” The NECEC statement calls for Maine’s next governor to embrace and expand the state’s clean energy policies to ensure the expansion of clean energy.  

 

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NECEC Report: Northeast Should Lead on Grid Modernization and New Utility Business Models for a 21st Century Electricity System

As states throughout the Northeast embark on efforts to adapt their electricity systems to these changes, NECEC today released a new white paper,Leading the Next Era of Electricity Innovation, which outlines the steps policy makers, regulators, utilities and the clean energy industry across the Northeast must take to realize a 21st century electricity system that delivers economic, energy and environmental benefits for the region’s citizens, businesses ad industries.

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NECEC and SEIA Statement on Passage of Massachusetts Solar Net Metering Bill

The New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) are pleased to see that the Legislature has addressed Massachusetts’ short-term bottleneck on solar projects by enacting S 2214.

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Clean Energy Businesses, Utilities, Environmental Groups, Municipalities Ask Legislature to Pass Solar Bill

With two days left in the legislative session, National Grid, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the Solar Energy Business Association of New England (SEBANE), the New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC), the Massachusetts Municipal Association...

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NECEC Report: Next Governors Critical to New England Clean Energy Future

The upcoming elections this November will be central in deciding the fate of the clean energy industry in New England, according to a new report released today by the New England Clean Energy Council and NECEC Institute (NECEC). Empowering New...

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NECEC Letter Regarding FERC Demand Response Order

NECEC letter to the Maryland Public Service Commission expressing support for the request for rehearing en banc on the May 23rd DC Circuit decision related to Order 745.

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NECEC Hosts NYC Events to Bring Together Innovators, Investors and Corporates to Further Cleantech Entrepreneurship in the Northeast

In coordination with New York Energy Week (NYEW), NECEC is hosting a number of original events to help entrepreneurs make connections with investors and other individuals who can help accelerate their success through peer and expert...

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NECEC VP Participates in Panel on new Business Models in an Age of Distributed Energy Resources

NECEC Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs Janet Gail Besser today joined a panel of public officials and energy experts at the New England Conference of Public Utilities Commissioners‘ 67th Annual Symposium. Besser was featured on a panel...

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SEIA and NECEC Endorse Massachusetts's Precedent-Setting Legislation to Eliminate the Solar Net Metering Cap

Saying it reflects consensus from major clean energy, utility and environmental stakeholders while solidifying the Commonwealth’s commitment to 1,600 MW of solar energy by 2020, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the New England...

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NECEC Applauds Passage of Rhode Island Bill to Expand Renewable Energy

NECEC applauds the Rhode Island General Assembly’s passage of the Renewable Energy Growth Program Bill, H7727/S2690, to expand renewable energy in Rhode Island and bring further economic and environmental benefits to the state’s residents.

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