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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.

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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New NECEC Report Underscores Connecticut’s Important Role in Driving New England’s Renewable Energy Economy

BOSTON, MA – May 15, 2017 – A new report released by NECEC (the Northeast Clean Energy Council and the NECEC Institute), today found that increasing and extending Connecticut’s annual...

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Business Leaders Champion Renewables as Rhode Island Leads on Clean Energy

April 27, 2017 — As part of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) annual Rhode Island Clean Energy Day, clean energy business leaders visited the Rhode Island State Capitol today...

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Business Leaders Call for Expanding the Role of Renewables in Connecticut’s Energy Future

March 6, 2017 — As part of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Annual Connecticut Clean Energy Day, clean energy business leaders visited the Connecticut State Capitol today to highlight...

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Business Leaders Champion Solar and Energy Efficiency Policies at Maine Clean Energy Day

March 1, 2017 — As part of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Fifth Annual Maine Clean Energy Day, clean energy business leaders visited the Maine State House today to...

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NYSERDA Announces Launch of Website to Help New Clean Tech Entrepreneurial Companies Grow

February 15, 2017 The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) today announced the launch of a new website that provides early-stage clean energy entrepreneurs with individual, secure business...

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