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NECA Boston Student Chapter Enters Green Energy Challenge

NECA Boston Student Chapter Enters Green Energy Challenge

| May 25, 2018

Boston, MA – The NECA Boston/ Wentworth Institute of Techology Student Chapter has submitted its entry into the 2018 Electri-International/NECA Green Energy Challenge. Its proposal is to provide energy-efficiency upgrades to the 112 Southampton Street Shelter in Boston. The project scope detailed in the proposal includes a comprehensive lighting retrofit to LED and daylight sensing control […]

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UG2 Awarded Green Services Contract At PC

| May 16, 2018

Providence, RI – Integrated facility management company, UG2, has signed a multi-year agreement to provide comprehensive green janitorial and ancillary services at Providence College. As of January 1, UG2 services 1.2 million square feet of cleanable space, including academic, residential, athletic and dining hall facilities, totaling 47 buildings with 65 employees. As part of UG2’s […]

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Old Sturbridge Village Celebrates Solar Energy System

Old Sturbridge Village Celebrates Solar Energy System

| May 15, 2018

Sturbridge, MA  – At a celebration that was marked by the contrast of old and new, officials from Old Sturbridge Village Museum (OSV), students from Old Sturbridge Village Academy, and executives from Solect Energy and Green Street Power Partners, LLC (GSPP) participated in a ribbon cutting of a 1.8 MW solar system that powers the Northeast’s […]

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Smart Energy Dashboard Debuts

Smart Energy Dashboard Debuts

| May 4, 2018

Barre, VT – Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC), in partnership with Efficiency Vermont, Liebert Engineering, Inc., and Control Technologies, Inc. (CTI), recently unveiled an interactive 49-inch LED touchscreen energy kiosk that graphically displays CVMC’s energy usage and costs in a real-time dashboard. As master system integrators, CTI seamlessly integrated CVMC’s several different manufacturer controls, its Building Automation System (BAS), using […]

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MassCEC Announces Assessment For Offshore Wind Industry

| April 30, 2018

Boston, MA – The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center recently reported on the workforce needs and economic impact of the emerging offshore wind industry. They found that the deployment of 1,600 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind is estimated to create between 2,270 and 3,170 job years, defined as one person working full-time for one year, during […]

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Field House Opens at Phillips Academy

Field House Opens at Phillips Academy

| April 30, 2018

Exeter, NH – A new $34 million field house recently opened on the campus of Phillips Exeter Academy, allowing the school to provide year-round athletic and training facilities for track and field, wrestling, tennis, baseball, and softball. The 155,000sf William Boyce Thompson Field House, designed by ARC/ Architectural Resources Cambridge to meet the competition and […]

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Solect Energy Expands Into Illinois

Solect Energy Expands Into Illinois

| April 27, 2018

Hopkinton, MA – Solect Energy recently announced that it has expanded operations into Illinois. Solect’s Illinois operations will be based in Aurora, be led by General Manager Steve Gregory and backed by an experienced team of business development executives. The primary focus of Solect’s Illinois operations will be on delivering rooftop solar solutions to the commercial […]

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Commercial HVAC Program Honored

Commercial HVAC Program Honored

| April 17, 2018

Waltham, MA – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced that Mass Save® is one of seven organizations being recognized nationally for its leadership in replacing inefficient HVAC equipment known as RTUs (rooftop units) with energy-efficient upgrades. Commercial buildings use RTUs for cooling, heating, or a combination of both. The Better Buildings Alliance’s Advanced Rooftop Unit […]

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CarbonCure Finalist in Carbon XPRIZE

CarbonCure Finalist in Carbon XPRIZE

| April 10, 2018

New York – Canadian company CarbonCure Technologies has been named one of 10 finalists in the global $20 million NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE for its technology that profitably converts carbon dioxide (CO2) into stronger and greener concrete. CarbonCure’s XPRIZE team, led by its executive vice president Jennifer Wagner, is the only female-led team remaining in the competition. The team consists of leaders across the industry […]

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Brockton Area Arc Installs Solar PV System

| April 6, 2018

Brockton, MA – Brockton Area Arc, a non-profit servicing children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, has partnered with Solect Energy and PowerOptions to install a 76.8 kilowatt (kW) solar energy system on the roof of its facility.  The array consists of 200 photovoltaic (PV) panels, which are projected to produce 86,000-kilowatt hours (kWh) […]

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