For Immediate Release - February 25, 2011

Patrick-Murray Administration Marks Recovery Act Anniversary with Celebration of 45 Recovery-Funded Clean Energy Projects in Central Massachusetts

Media Advisory

WHAT:

Massachusetts Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr. will join federal, state and local officials to mark the two-year anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), at the site of a clean energy project at Fitchburg State University Monday, February 28, 2011 at 1 p.m. The Secretary and officials will highlight 45 central Massachusetts Recovery-funded clean energy projects now underway or completed, which are putting hundreds of people to work, helping the state and municipalities meet nation-leading clean energy goals, and fueling the Commonwealth's rapidly-growing clean energy business sector.Massachusetts Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr. will join federal, state and local officials to mark the two-year anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), at the site of a clean energy project at Fitchburg State University Monday, February 28, 2011 at 1 p.m. The Secretary and officials will highlight 45 central Massachusetts Recovery-funded clean energy projects now underway or completed, which are putting hundreds of people to work, helping the state and municipalities meet nation-leading clean energy goals, and fueling the Commonwealth's rapidly-growing clean energy business sector.

WHO:

  • EEA Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr.
  • Rep. Stephen DiNatale
  • Department of Energy Resources Commissioner Mark Sylvia
  • Massachusetts Recovery and Reinvestment Office Director Jeffrey Simon
  • Fitchburg State University President Robert V. Antonucci
  • Area officials

WHEN:

Monday February 28, 2011 1:00 pm

WHERE:

Fitchburg State University, Kent Recital Hall, 367 North Street, Fitchburg

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