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UMass Boston Center Hosts Talk with Google’s Climate Change and Energy Initiatives Director

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From UMass Boston Office of Communications

Event Launches Clean Energy Business and Professional Education Program

Dan Reicher, director of climate change and energy initiatives for Google and former Assistant Secretary of Energy for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy, will present "Building a Competitive Clean Economy: The Role of Technology, Policy, and Finance" on Wednesday, December 1. This presentation is brought to UMass Boston by the Center for Sustainable Enterprise and Regional Competitiveness (SERC), in cooperation with the New England Clean Energy Council. The talk is free and open to the public, and will be followed by a panel discussion and audience Q & A session. Sponsored by NSTAR, Conservation Services Group, and Biogen Idec. The presentation launches SERC’s Clean Energy Business and Professional Education Program, which was developed with support from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. The SERC is part of the College of Management at UMass Boston.

Be a part of the conversation on Wednesday, December 1, from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Campus Center Ballroom, 100 Morrissey Boulevard.    
For more information, click here or contact David Levy, director of the Center for Sustainable Enterprise and Regional Competitiveness, at or 617-287-7860.


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Author: The Collaborative Institute for Oceans, Climate and Security (CIOCS)

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