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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

NECEC Releases 2015 Clean Energy Priorities, Holds 4th Annual Massachusetts Clean Energy Day

As part of the New England Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Fourth Annual Massachusetts Clean Energy Day, executives representing NECEC member companies visited the Massachusetts State House today to showcase the state’s vibrant clean energy industry. 

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Mass Solar Coalition Applauds Progress on Solar Policy Roadmap for the Commonwealth

The Mass Solar Coalition, an alliance of solar and clean energy industry organizations, businesses and solar and environmental advocates, commended the work of the Net Metering and Solar Task Force, which sent a final report to the State Legislature last week with recommendations on the future of solar policy in the Commonwealth. The Coalition now calls on the Legislature to act quickly to raise the net metering cap, a policy recommendation that was supported by the majority of voting members of the Task Force. 

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NECEC and Wells Fargo Collaborate to Support Cleantech Innovation through Cleantech Navigate Northeast

NECEC’s Cleantech Navigate Northeast program announced a collaboration with the Wells Fargo Foundation’s $4.5 million Clean Technology and Innovation program to support technology advancements for a clean energy future. 

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NECEC Letter to New England Governors

The New England governors are planning to meet on April 23rd in Hartford to discuss regional energy issues. NECEC sent the enclosed letter to governors and energy officials across the region to urge them to include the unique advantages of clean energy and energy efficiency solutions in any regional initiative to reduce the cost of electricity and energy in New England.

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NECEC Statement on State of Energy in Massachusetts

NECEC (The New England Clean Energy Council) issued the following statement in response to testimony provided today by the Baker Administration, Massachusetts Utilities and the Massachusetts Attorney General at the Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy Committee hearing on the “State of Energy” in Massachusetts.

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NECEC Applauds RI PUC Approval of Renewable Energy Growth Program

April 10, 2015 — The New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) issued the following statement regarding the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission’s (PUC) unanimous decision to approve the 2015 Renewable Energy...

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NECEC Releases 2015 Clean Energy Priorities, Holds Third Annual Rhode Island Clean Energy Day

As part of the New England Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Third Annual Rhode Island Clean Energy Day, executives representing NECEC member companies visited the Rhode Island State House today to showcase the state’s vibrant clean energy industry and the benefits it provides Rhode Island.    

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NECEC 2015 Rhode Island Clean Energy Priorities

On April 7, NECEC released its 2015 Clean Energy Policy Priorities for Rhode Island.

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NECEC Letter to Maine Legislators on Efficiency Maine Funding

NECEC and a number of its member companies sent the attached letter to members of the Maine Legislature on April 6th, calling for the legislature to act to take every possible step to fix the funding problem for Efficiency Maine, and restore this critical funding to intended levels as soon as possible by passing the single word amendment to the 2013 Omnibus Energy Bill.

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NECEC Releases 2015 Maine Clean Energy Priorities, Holds Third Annual Maine Clean Energy Day

As part of the New England Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Third Annual Maine Clean Energy Day, executives representing NECEC member companies visited the Maine State House today to showcase the state’s vibrant clean energy industry and the benefits it provides Maine.    

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