1. Articles in category: Energy

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    1. MassChallenge Venture Fund Competition Launched

      Explore From the EDC (Aug 12 2009)

      In July, Gov. Deval Patrick announced the formation of a $25 million business plan competition for entrepreneurs, called the MassChallenge Venture Funds Competition.  Backed by funding from public and private sources, the competition is designed to catalyze growth and jobs in Massachusetts across s (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick

    2. Wmeco begins reimbursing customers for losses related to major power outage in Springfield

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 8 2009)

      By Friday, more than 600 claims had been filed for losses, and the utility company was acting quickly to process the claims as pledged. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Springfield   Western Massachusetts Electric Company

    3. MIT, UMass-Amherst to get $35M for energy research

      Explore Boston.com (Aug 7 2009)

      The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and University of Massachusetts Amherst will receive a combined $35 million in federal stimulus funds for pioneering research in solar energy and electricity storage. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    4. Gauging potential for wind power on Mount Tom

      Explore GazetteNET (Aug 3 2009)

      Gauging potential for wind power on Mount Tom Holyoke Gas & Electric's plan to install wind turbines along the Mount Tom Range. The project was made public in March when the municipally owned utility bought 207 acres of land on the Holyoke side of the range. The project comes amid calls from the state and Washington to expand renewable energy generation. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Daily Hampshire Gazette   Springfield   Holyoke

    5. Researchers Coax Electricity from Geobacter Super-Microbes

      Explore CleanTechnica (Aug 2 2009)

      Researchers Coax Electricity from Geobacter Super-Microbes Researchers Coax Electricity from Geobacter Super-MicrobesCleanTechnicaProfessor Derek Lovley and a team of researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have announced that they successfully evolved a strain of ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    6. New Westfield Gas & Electric Light Department manager Daniel Howard pushes for 'smart' meters

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 2 2009)

      The meters would communicate directly with the department without the need for personnel to go to meter sites. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield

    7. Energy developers in New England focusing on wind power

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 29 2009)

      Renewable energy includes wind, solar and water power as well as biomass generation from wood and other plant matter. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Amherst   Northampton   Holyoke

    8. Lab Rats: Qteros Touts Ethanol Breakthrough

      Explore blogs.wsj.com (Jul 27 2009)

      Lab Rats: Qteros Touts Ethanol Breakthrough Qteros, a U.S. ethanol company, said yesterday it achieved a breakthrough with its microbe-based approach to turning biomass into biofuel. The company says the process improves yields and the economics of cellulosic ethanol, which to date have been decidedly grim. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Qteros

    9. Westfield G&E picks manager

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 24 2009)

      After 25 years in the Westfield Gas & Electric Light Department, Daniel J. Howard has been handed the department reins. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   American International College   Western New England University   Westfield

    10. Solar energy focus of talk

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 21 2009)

      The Center for Ecological Technology, which is more than 30 years old and has offices in Northampton and Pittsfield, will present "Solar Energy for Your Home or Business" at the Senior Center, 954 Main St. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Northampton

    11. The Biofuel Future Scientists seek ways to make green energy pay off

      Explore Science News (Jul 17 2009)

      The Biofuel Future Scientists seek ways to make green energy pay off The Biofuel Future Scientists seek ways to make green energy pay offScience NewsThat discovery, by microbiologist Susan Leschine of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, led to the development of Qteros, a cellulosic-ethanol start-up ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   Qteros

    12. Electrical systems in many downtown cities, like Springfield, incompatible with wind, solar power

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 13 2009)

      Electrical systems in many downtown cities, like Springfield, incompatible with wind, solar power Glenn Edwards, who owns seven buildings near the MassMutual Center, had hoped to put solar panels on his buildings. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   MassMutual Center   Springfield   Greenfield

    13. Green companies to seek state help - MassLive.com

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 13 2009)

      Springfield - MassLive.com (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Holyoke   Westfield

    14. The Western Mass EDC Congratulates the City of Holyoke

      Explore From the EDC (Jul 10 2009)

      In the wake of yesterday’s official announcement by Governor Deval Patrick, the EDC applauds the City of Holyoke and the economic development team responsible for successfully negotiating the decision to develop a new $80-$100-million high performance computer center there. EDC President and CEO A (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke   Allan W. Blair

    15. Covanta Springfield Recognized For Health And Safety Accomplishments By The U.S. Department Of Labor's Occupational ...

      Explore Safety Online (Jul 10 2009)

      Covanta Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA ) and a world leader in the development and operation of large scale Energy-from-Waste and other renewable energy projects, today announced its Covanta Springfield facility has earned "STAR" status in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Voluntary Protection Program (OSHA VPP) (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield

    16. Green companies suggest tax breaks and help finding talent as ways ...

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 9 2009)

      HOLYOKE - Giving tax breaks and helping find talent are among the ways state government can help their emerging businesses, the leaders of green companies said during a forum Friday at Holyoke Community College. The program was the fourth session of ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Holyoke   Westfield

    17. Scuderi Group to Participate in Listening Tour for Mass. Joint ...

      Explore SYS-CON AUSTRALIA (Jul 9 2009)

      Scuderi Group to Participate in Listening Tour for Mass. Joint ...SYS-CON Media (press release)What: Scuderi Engine testimony before Massachusetts' Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies When: Friday, July 10, ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Holyoke   Scuderi Group

    18. Column: Clean energy bill will benefit region, nation

      Explore eagletribune.com (Jul 7 2009)

      Column: Clean energy bill will benefit region, nationEagle TribuneEstimates from a recent study by UMass Amherst concluded that Massachusetts stands to gain 38000 jobs and $3.5 billion in investment revenue under the ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    19. Massachusetts looks for bids to bring solar power to more public buildings, including Westfield State College

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 30 2009)

      State officials have not released a total cost for the projects. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield

    20. West Springfield-based Scuderi 'split-cycle' engine prototype tests well

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 26 2009)

      The designer claims it can run up to 30 percent more fuel-efficient than traditional internal combustion engines. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Scuderi Group   Bill Wrinn

    21. Solar Village fans celebrate bright idea

      Explore recorder.com (Jun 20 2009)

      GREENFIELD -- Amy Newshore smiled as she looked toward an empty building lot, the celebration of summer solstice going on in the background. But by the end of winter, Newshore hopes to own a home in Greenfield's Wisdom Way Solar Village. Rural ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Greenfield

    22. State planners get feedback on wind power

      Explore CapeCodOnline.com (Jun 18 2009)

      BUZZARDS BAY — Massachusetts officials last night heard mostly praise with a smattering of criticism and suggestions for their plans to harness wind energy on state-owned land. (Read Full Article)

    23. Mass. needs to focus on renewable resources, business, municipal leaders told at energy conference in Holyoke

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 9 2009)

      Lower energy costs are needed to keep Massachusetts' businesses competitive, a state official said. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Russell Biomass   Holyoke Community College

    24. Wind picks up speed

      Explore Boston.com (Jun 6 2009)

      Wind picks up speed In line with Governor Deval Patrick's goal to ramp up the state's production of energy from alternative sources, three area communities passed new rules this spring allowing the building of wind turbines - just the start of long and potentially costly journeys to see whether wind power will work at the local level. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Massachusetts Technology Collaborative

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