Gold Sponsors
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AES Energy Storage, LLC a subsidiary of The AES Corporation, is a leader in commercial energy storage solutions, which improve flexibility and reliability of the power system, and provide customers with a complete alternative to traditional energy infrastructure investments such as peaking power plants. The company’s Advancion® 4 energy storage solution is available for sale to leading utilities, power markets, and independent power producers, and AES Energy Storage and its partners can manage installations from concept to operation with a market-proven solution that integrates best-in-class battery and power conversion technologies. To learn more, please visit www.aesenergystorage.com.
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David Energy is creating a new kind of electricity provider by becoming the first Retail Electricity Provider to focus exclusively on customers with behind-the-meter assets. David Energy leverages BTM assets such as smart thermostats, battery storage, and backup generators seamlessly into both wholesale energy markets and grid services programs with their proprietary software platform. Recently, David Energy raised venture capital from leading seed-stage VC firms and angel investors such as Box Group, Zach Weinberg and Nat Turner (Flatiron Health), and Kiran Bhatraju (Arcadia Power).
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Established in 1817, Hodgson Russ is one of the oldest and largest law firms in the United States. Headquartered in Buffalo, NY, with offices in New York City, Toronto (practice restricted to U.S. law), Albany, Saratoga Springs and Palm Beach, Hodgson Russ has nearly 200 attorneys providing client-focused premier service in all areas of U.S. law. Our firm philosophy is focused on stellar client service and our mission is to provide exceptional value to our clients through outstanding responsiveness, high-quality work, and efficient management of the matters entrusted to us.
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Founded by military veterans in 2007, Boston-based Nexamp offers proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar energy and storage assets. Our comprehensive capabilities span the entire solar project lifecycle—from project development, design and construction, through financing, operations and maintenance. Our integrated, best-in class solutions make solar energy and storage simple and profitable for our clients and partners. With a rapidly expanding network of property owners, businesses, communities and residents benefitting from our growing portfolio of solar assets across the U.S., Nexamp is laying the groundwork for a cleaner, more secure energy future.
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, known as NYSERDA, promotes energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources. These efforts are key to developing a less polluting and more reliable and affordable energy system for all New Yorkers. Collectively, NYSERDA’s efforts aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, accelerate economic growth, and reduce customer energy bills.
Supporting Organizations
The Association of Cleantech Incubators of New England (ACTION) is New England’s network of cleantech incubators sharing the common goals of accelerating the growth and success of early-stage companies, strengthening the regional cleantech cluster, and creating more green jobs in New England. Our network of incubators provides diverse resources and a highly- supportive hub in which entrepreneurs, business leaders, government agencies, community leaders, investors, universities, and other interested organizations can collaborate toward the successful commercialization of enterprises that will build a prosperous green economy, improve the quality of our lives and sustain the health of our environment. www.actionnewengland.org
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Greentown Labs is a community of bold, passionate entrepreneurs creating game-changing energy technologies that transform the way we live, work, and play. Located in Somerville, Mass., Greentown Labs is the largest cleantech incubator in the United States, operating a 33,000-square-foot facility that enables entrepreneurs to solve today’s biggest energy and environmental problems. Greentown Labs hosts a constant stream of events and programs for the cleantech community and tours more than 10,000 visitors from around the world each year. Its mission is to enable a vibrant community of entrepreneurs to realize their visions by providing access to the resources, labs and funding they need to thrive. The incubator is doubling the size of its headquarters in Somerville and in the fall of 2017 it will open its Global Center for Cleantech Innovation, providing an additional 58,000 sq. ft. of prototyping, office and event space for 50 additional startups. For more information, please visit www.greentownlabs.com or find us on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.
NECEC’s mission is to create a world-class clean energy hub delivering global impact with economic, energy and environmental solutions. NECEC helps clean energy companies start, scale and succeed with our unique business, innovation and policy leadership. NECEC includes the Northeast Clean Energy Council, a 501(c)(6) trade member organization, and NECEC Institute, a 501(c)(3). The Northeast Clean Energy Council is the lead voice for hundreds of clean energy companies across the Northeast, influencing the energy policy agenda and growing the clean energy economy. NECEC Institute leads programs that support Innovation & Entrepreneurship and Industry Research & Development.
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The Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) helps high-performance building, energy efficiency, and renewable energy professionals improve their practices by learning from and networking with each other. Founded in 1974, NESEA is today the region's leading 501(c)(3) membership organization promoting sustainable energy practices in the built environment.
Since 2001, SEBANE has been bringing solar businesses together with policy makers and other stakeholders to create a sustainable solar energy economy for New England. SEBANE’s mission is to protect and promote the New England solar industry through informed policy intervention, coalition building and stakeholder education. Learn more about SEBANE’s advocacy efforts and upcoming events at sebane.org.
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Women’s Energy Network (WEN) is an international organization of professionals who work across the energy value chain. Its mission is to develop programs to provide networking opportunities and foster career and leadership development of women who work in the energy industries. WEN’s vision is to be the premier global organization that educates, attracts, retains, and develops professionals working across the energy value chain. WEN offers educational, networking and leadership opportunities to more than 4,000 professionals nationwide through luncheons, conferences, community initiatives, socials and mentoring programs. WEN Boston was established in October 2017 to foster a community of women in energy in the Greater Boston area. WEN’s vision is to be the premier global organization that educates, attracts, retains, and develops professionals working across the energy value chain. WEN offers educational, networking and leadership opportunities to more than 4,000 professionals nationwide through luncheons, conferences, community initiatives, socials and mentoring programs.
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The Women's Energy Network Greater New York City Chapter was established in October 2016 in response to strong demand for a professional organization dedicated to women working in the energy industry through the New York City area, which is considered the energy hub for banking, investments and trading. Our chapter is committed to delivering programs to support networking and professional development among energy professionals, as well as outreach to future energy professionals. We focus on having a positive impact on the communities in which we operate.
Media Partner
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G.E.T. is a free, bi-monthly publication educating our readers on how to live sustainably. Topics include transportation, renewable energy, heating and cooling, building and energy efficiency, sustainable agriculture, sustainable education, climate change, business and financial, green life, energy news updates, and incentives. G.E.T. is distributed in VT, NH and regions of NY. G.E.T also has a website brining daily energy news updates to its reader. It is also available at many of the sustainable events in the northeast. This is all made possible through the support of sponsors and advertisers. G.E.T. also has a subscription base that reaches outside these boundaries. Take a look at www.greenenergytimes.org to learn more and read current and back issues. For more information about the publication, subscribing, contributing content, advertising, or sponsorship opportunities, contact Michelle Harrison at michelle@greenenergytimes.org.
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Greentech Media delivers business-to- business news, analysis and events at the forefront of the global energy transformation. Our coverage area extends across the clean energy industry with a focus on solar power and the electric utility market’s evolution. Greentech Media’s industry-leading coverage is provided by a team of analysts from our market intelligence arm, Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables, as well as our world-class journalists and global network of expert contributors.
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Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business, is a trusted source of commercial intelligence for the world's natural resources sector. With detailed coverage of power market fundamentals, gas, coal, solar, wind, energy storage, and grid technologies, we make it easier to understand the rapidly evolving power landscape.