Massachusetts Awards $7M for Community Microgrid & Resiliency Projects

Massachusetts last week awarded $7.4 million for community microgrid and resiliency projects, part of a larger $40 million program aimed at preventing power outages that could jeopardize critical services in towns and cities. Six clean energy projects received the first round of grants from the Community Clean Energy Resiliency Initiative. “This … [Read more...]

Massachusetts Offers $40M for Energy Resiliency, Microgrids

Massachusetts is offering $40 million for energy resiliency projects, including microgrids, to protect communities from power outages during severe weather.Called the Community Clean Energy Resiliency Initiative, the program is geared toward critical facilities, like hospitals, police stations, shelters, communications facilities, grocery … [Read more...]

Money, Microgrids and More Green Tech Plans in Massachusetts

New opportunities appear on the horizon in Massachusetts for companies that offer microgrids, smart meters, energy storage, electric vehicles and other efficiency technologies.The opportunities are arising on three tracks, as the state looks to improve its grid.First, Governor Deval Patrick has okayed $40 million to make the grid more … [Read more...]