NEEC press releases

NEEC Receives ARRA Funding for Department of Energy Project

June 25, 2010

On June 17th the Department of Energy announced that the Northwest Energy Efficiency Council (NEEC) was awarded $549,000 in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support advanced energy-efficient building technology projects. One of four national organizations to receive the funding for Training Program Development for Commercial Buildings Efficiency Experts, NEEC will partner with the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, City University of New York, and the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance on the project.

NEEC Receives Department of Labor Grant for Workforce Training

January 13, 2010

NEEC, in collaboration with the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County, was named a recipient of a US Department of Labor grant for job training and placement in the building energy efficiency sector. NEEC will utilize this funding for the Sound Energy Efficiency Development (SEED) project to be implemented by a regional partnership of employers, labor organizations, Workforce Development Councils, One Stop Career Centers, and community and technical colleges across a five county area in the Puget Sound region.

Oregon BETC Should Continue for Energy Efficiency Projects

December 16, 2009

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