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Mass. Proves To Be Major Player In Clean Energy Employment

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 15, 2016

The clean energy jobs market in Massachusetts has now topped 100,000 workers, according to a new report from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC), which says the commonwealth has added 6,317 jobs in the sector in 2016 alone. In addition [Read More]

Boston Clean Energy Group Welcomes New Board Members

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 02, 2016

Boston-based NECEC – comprising the Northeast Clean Energy Council, a nonprofit business member organization, and NECEC Institute, a nonprofit focused on industry research, innovation, policy development and communications initiatives – has elected two new board members. Cynthia Arcate, president and [Read More]

Massachusetts Agency Seeks Help In Exploring Offshore Wind Facilities

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 30, 2016

In an effort to support near- and long-term offshore wind development, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) is seeking proposals from engineering teams that can prepare a ports and infrastructure assessment in order to explore available, underdeveloped waterfront sites in [Read More]

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Announces New Leader

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 21, 2016

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) recently named Stephen Pike its new CEO and executive director. Pike first joined MassCEC as general counsel in 2013 and began serving as interim CEO in September 2015. Prior to joining MassCEC, Pike practiced [Read More]

Federal Study: Marine Wildlife Not Affected By MA, RI Offshore Wind Areas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 25, 2016

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) have announced the results of two multiyear marine wildlife surveys focused on collecting baseline biological occurrence and distribution data for whale, turtle and bird species within [Read More]