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The Grid Modernization Challenge and Opportunity in the Northeast

As many states throughout the Northeast embark on efforts to modernize their electricity systems, NECEC’s new white paper, Leading the Next Era of Electricity Innovation, argues that policy makers, regulators, and utility and advanced energy industry leaders across the Northeast must work together to craft a shared vision for the future of the region’s electricity system. 

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A Year in Review at NECEC’s Legislative Round Up

More than 70 members of the clean energy industry attended NECEC’s Legislative Round Up last week, hosted by NECEC sponsor Mintz Levin and ML Strategies.  The event included a riveting panel discussion focused on the legislative sessions throughout New England and featured NECEC state coordinators Jeff Marks of E2Tech in Maine, Kate Epsen of the New Hampshire Sustainable Energy Association, Mary Phil Guinan NECEC’s Connecticut State Coordinator, Charity Pennock NECEC’s Rhode Island State Coordinator, NECEC Government Relations Executive Dan Bosley, and NECEC VP of Policy and Government Affairs Janet Besser, as moderator.

 

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MA Legislation Promotes Heating and Cooling with Renewable Fuels

Legislation passed last week will make Massachusetts one of a few states in the country to sign into law comprehensive legislation to promote the use of clean, renewable fuels...

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NECEC and SEIA Statement on Passage of Solar Net Metering Bill

For Immediate Release - August 1, 2014 BOSTON-The New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) are...

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

BOSTON - 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...

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

The upcoming elections this November will be central in deciding the fate of the clean energy industry in New England and NECEC has been playing an active role through its...

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More than 50 Massachusetts Companies Support Solar Net Metering Bill

This week, more than 50 companies - many of whom are small Massachusetts-based companies - voiced their support for HB4185, An Act Relative to Solar Net Metering, which is currently...

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New England States Rank High in Annual Cleantech Leadership Index

Front Cover of Clean Tech Leadership Index New England continues to lead the nation in clean energy, according to the 2014 Clean Tech Leadership Index by...

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NECEC’S 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands a Huge Hit

More than a hundred staff from NECECmember and sponsor companies rocked out Tuesday night at NECEC's member mixer and Second Annual Battle of the Bands. NECEC...

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NECEC Joins First Wind to Support Critical Clean Energy Legislation

NECEC President Peter Rothstein joined Paul Gaynor, CEO of NECEC Member First Wind, in an op-ed that ran today and calls for the passage of the Clean Energy Resources Act,...

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