PowerOptions News

Prominent Energy Attorney, Former Utilities Leader Adds Expertise on PowerOptions Board

Pullman & Comley's Klein is First Connecticut Board Member Since Expansion
BOSTON, July 31— A prominent energy attorney with experience in both wholesale and retail energy markets formerly Assistant General Counsel and Chief Regulatory Counsel at Northeast Utilities (now Eversource) has joined the PowerOptions’ Board of Directors. Frederic Lee Klein of Pullman & Comley, LLC, brings new depth to the board of PowerOptions, the region’s premier energy-buying consortium for nonprofits and public entities, and is the first board member from Connecticut since the nonprofit expanded there in 2015. Klein, who chairs

PowerOptions, SunPower Offer Cutting-Edge Solar-Plus-Storage Program Bringing Savings and Opportunity to Nonprofits, Public Entities

May 31, 2018 – PowerOptions and SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) announced an innovative program today that will provide solar power and battery storage solutions to the state’s nonprofit and government institutions, allowing them to maximize energy cost savings as well as store the electricity produced by solar and use it when it’s needed most. As part of the new program, SunPower will construct and operate solar facilities on customer sites and provide power from the facilities under a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA).

PowerOptions Awards 20 Gifts, $200,000 to Nonprofits

Marking 20th Anniversary, Funding Supports Important Missions, Communities
Rep. Joe Kennedy Joins for Presentation to Needham’s Charles River Center NEEDHAM – Nonprofit organizations across the state will benefit from $200,000 in donations made today by PowerOptions, New England’s leading energy buying consortium, a nonprofit committed for 20 years to supporting mission-driven nonprofits and government entities. As a part of its 20th anniversary celebration, PowerOptions announced the recipients of its first-ever member donation initiative, “20 for 20.” PowerOptions is investing nearly $400,000 directly in the missions and energy futures of

PowerOptions Adds Further Depth to its Team with Innovation, Business Development Positions

New Hires Renew Commitment to Service, Innovation, Member Growth
BOSTON – PowerOptions, New England’s leading energy buying consortium, begins 2018 with new depth in its team who will utilize decades of expertise to support the organization’s foundational commitment to extensive product and service advancement. The two new hires will ensure that PowerOptions stays on the forefront of innovation and brings the benefits to even greater numbers of nonprofits and public entities. Kristen Patneaude joins PowerOptions as Director of Innovation from the state Department of Energy Resources, and Rita Moran