About the Sponsor

Department of Energy Resources 

The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) develops and implements policies and programs aimed at ensuring the adequacy, security, diversity, and cost-effectiveness of the Commonwealth’s energy supply within the context of creating a cleaner energy future. To that end, DOER strives to:

• Ensure deployment of all cost-effective energy efficiency

• Maximize development of clean energy resources

• Create and implement energy strategies to assure reliable supplies and improve the cost of clean energy relative to fossil-fuel based generation

• Support Massachusetts’ clean energy companies and spur Massachusetts’ clean energy employment

DOER is an agency of the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA)

(Mass.gov, 2015)