Introductions from the Offices of the State of Massachusetts and the city of Boston
A Message from the Governor of Massachusetts, Charles D Barker
On behalf of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Lieutenant Governor Polito and I wish to welcome you to the Association of Energy Engineers 2019 East Energy Conference and Expo.
Massachusetts continues to lead the nation in energy efficiency with robust renewable energy growth and a vibrant clean tech economy. Our state continues to ensure that we embrace new technologies and innovation while also working to meet emissions reduction targets in an affordable and timely manner. The people of Massachusetts take pride in their clean energy accomplishments and know that the Commonwealth is most successful when these policies are developed in a collaborative manner.
The AEE East Energy Conference and Expo serves as a wonderful opportunity to discuss how to better serve our communities through improved energy management systems. The goal of this year’s event is to facilitate those seeking to expand their knowledge of fast-moving developments in the energy field, explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply options, and learn about innovative and cost-conscious project implementation strategies. We applaud the Association of Energy Engineers for their efforts to foster safe and reliable energy and their dedication to improving our economy.
Please accept our best wishes for another successful conference.
A Message from the Major of Boston, Martin J Walsh
On behalf of the City of Boston, It is my pleasure to welcome you to the AEE East Energy Conference and Expo.
This conference is an excellent opportunity to further the mission of the Association of Energy Engineers to promote the scientific and educational interests of those engaged in the energy industry and to foster action for sustainable development. Together, we can ensure the stewardship of our environment while continuing to maintain a strong energy system that consumers can rely on in their everyday lives. By doing so we not only Bolster our economy, we also protect our planet for all Future generations to come.
I commend all the leaders, members, and friends of this organization for their ongoing contributions to energy efficiency in Massachusetts and throughout the United States.