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Clean Energy Leaders Applaud Groundbreaking Energy Bill Passed by Senate

BOSTON, July 1, 2016 — Leaders of the Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions, a coalition of business groups, clean energy companies, environmental organizations, health and consumer representatives dedicated to advancing clean energy for Massachusetts, issued the following statements regarding the comprehensive energy bill (S2372) passed this week by the Massachusetts Senate.

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Massachusetts Energy Bill Lacks Provisions to Ensure Cost-Effective Clean Energy Transition

BOSTON, June 9, 2016 — Leaders of the Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions, a coalition of business groups, clean energy companies, environmental organizations, health and consumer representatives dedicated to advancing...

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Business Leaders Champion Grid-Scale and Distributed Clean Energy Policies at NECEC 2016 Massachusetts Clean Energy Day

Nearly 50 clean energy business leaders visit legislators and policymakers at the Massachusetts State House today to advocate for support for the combination of grid-scale and distributed clean energy policies to meet the Commonwealth’s energy needs, achieve its environmental goals and continue the growth of the clean energy industry at the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) fifth annual Massachusetts Clean Energy Day. 

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New Coalition of Nonprofit, Business and Consumer Groups Launch Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions (ACES)

Nearly 20 environmental, clean energy industry, business, consumer, and health groups announced the creation of a coalition named the Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions (ACES acesma.org). The alliance consists of...

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NECEC Commends Legislative Leadership for Putting Massachusetts’ Solar Industry Back to Work

BOSTON- April 8, 2016 – NECEC President Peter Rothstein released the following statement following the Massachusetts Legislature’s passage of the H. 4173, which is expected to be signed by Governor...

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NECEC Statement on Massachusetts Solar Conference Committee Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: BOSTON, April 6, 2016 - Regarding the Massachusetts Legislature’s Solar Conference Committee agreement to address solar policy announced yesterday, below is a statement on the legislation from Peter...

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NECEC Members Call For Consistent Clean Energy Policy at Rhode Island Clean Energy Day

Providence, RI, April 5, 2016 — As part of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Fourth Annual Rhode Island Clean Energy Day, executives from a dozen clean energy businesses will...

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Solar Business Leaders and Employees to Call on Massachusetts Legislature to Pass Solar Bill

BOSTON – Business leaders and employees from Massachusetts’ 15,000-person strong solar industry met with lawmakers today, encouraging action on solar legislation to lift net metering caps that have stalled new...

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Business Leaders Champion Solar and Energy Efficiency at 2016 Connecticut Clean Energy Day

February 23, 2016 — As part of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Fourth Annual Connecticut Clean Energy Day, executives from NECEC member companies will visit the Connecticut State House today...

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Business Leaders Champion Solar and Energy Efficiency Policies at 2016 Maine Clean Energy Day

February 3, 2016 — As part of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s (NECEC) Fourth Annual Maine Clean Energy Day, executives from NECEC member companies will visit the Maine State House today...

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