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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 Sean Davenport: 617.600.7204. Join NECEC's Media Distribution List here.

NECEC Announces New Resource for Clean Energy Training and Education

The New England Clean Energy Council, together with the The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnership (NEEP today announced the official launch of an online resource dedicated to connecting people...

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Award Winners Take Center Stage at NECEC's "Green Tie Gala"

The New England Clean Energy Council (the Council) last night hosted its third-annual "Green Tie Gala," celebrating the many successes of its membership, and of New England's growing clean energy sector.

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"U-launch" Grant Opportunity Now Accepting Applications to Help Accelerate Clean Tech Start-ups

An alliance of leading clean technology organizations today kicked off Clean Energy Week by announcing the creation of “ULaunch,” a grant opportunity that will fund commercialization assistance for early-stage start-ups and university-originated clean...

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NECEC's Fall 2010 Newsletter

The Council is pleased to announce a number of new programs and initiatives, including the launch of our Executive-in-Residence Corporate and Startup Projects, as well as the evolution of our Fellowship program, in partnership with Boston University School of Management.

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NECEC Federal Policy Platform 2010

These policies highlight the Council’s primary objective to place a price on greenhouse gas pollution. Immediate passage of a comprehensive climate and energy legislation is critical to leveling the playing field and creating market signals encouraging investment dollars to flow into the clean energy sector in 2010 and beyond.

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Fraunhofer Techbridge, Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and New England Clean Energy Council “Innovation Acceleration Partnership" Selected for US Department of Energy Ecosystem Energy

The Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems (CSE) today announced a $1 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to fund a joint clean technology commercialization program.

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NECEC's July 2010 Newsletter

Over the past few months the Council has been busy on many fronts, particularly with advocating for comprehensive federal climate and energy legislation

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NECEC Applauds House for Passing Clean Energy Consortium Pilot Program

The New England Clean Energy Council (the Council) joins Reps. Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) and Lois Capps (D-Calif.) in applauding the U.S. House of Representatives for passage of a new, pilot program to spur regional energy innovation.

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NECEC Federal Policy Recommendations on Home Star Energy Efficiency Initiative

Home Star is new legislation that proposes the creation of jobs in existing industries by providing strong short-term investments for energy efficiency improvements in residential buildings.  This initiative establishes a $6 billion rebate program to encourage immediate investment in energy efficient appliances, building mechanical systems and insulation, and whole-home energy efficient retrofits. 

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NECEC 2010 Federal Policy Positions

The complete list of NECEC Federal Policy Recommendations given at the 2010 DC Fly-In with member companies. 

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