• Virtual Incubator Network

    The Institute for Energy & Sustainability’s Virtual Incubator Network (VIN) is designed to provide the resources, support and expertise necessary to make your early stage venture a commercial success. IES and our partners work with companies to identify goals and priorities and develop methodologies...

  • Green2Growth

    Over 300 community members recently attended the Green2Growth summit and were involved in visioning and designing a sustainable energy future for the city of Worcester. You could join one of the existing teams and help them create Worcester’s smart energy future. Fill in the participation form...

  • Technology Innovation

    IES has put together a Technology Innovation Committee, to serve as a driver of communication, ideas, and development for clean technology related innovations that combines faculty and student research, industry innovation centers, and public/private investment.  The Technology Innovation Committee...

IES MISSION AND SERVICES





The Institute for Energy & Sustainability (IES) is central New England’s green business zone. Our mission is to attract clean energy technology and renewable energy companies to the region. We are building on the region’s assets and reputation as an incubator of innovation. Our priority is to create an environment for those seeking economic opportunity and advantage in this sector and to support the growth of jobs establishing a zone of world class clean technology companies


Assistance for start-up phase • Business Incubation • Funding assistance • Business plan development • Government Introductions • Local, state, and federal incentives guidance and support • Assistance in business development • Project coordination and management • University/industry research and development collaboration • Lead generation and referral • Community outreach and education • Networking and business to business opportunity • Hosting, organizing and facilitating business events • Shared work space • Collaboration and multi-stakeholder development • Technical support

IES is pleased to share our Green Jobs Survey.  This survey is intended for individuals who are currently or have recently searched for a green job.  It only takes a few minutes and your responses are helpful to us in fulfilling our mission of creating clean energy and sustainability jobs and opportunities in Central MA.  Your personal data will...

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