Clean energy in action:

15 CEC exhibit (5)
youthbuild w leidos

Left: Exhibitor Showcase in Kunsela Hall at SUNY Polytechnic Institute; Right: Members of YouthBuild Mohawk Valley Community College visiting Kevin Van Detta of Conference Silver Sponsor Leidos Engineering during the Energy Expo on Friday.


The 2015 Clean Energy Economy Conference was a huge success. Highlights:


  • More than 250 participants, including sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, attendees, and members of the public who came to the Friday Energy Expo
  • 29 Supporting/participating organizations, including: 18 Sponsors (1 Gold, 9 Silver, 8 Bronze) 20 Exhibitors
  • 3 keynote speakers: Greg Hale, Senior Advisor, Governor's Office of Energy and Finance; Joseph A. Griffo, NYS Senator, 14th District; Chairman, Senate Committee on Energy and Telecommunications; and Jill Anderson, NY Power Authority (NYPA), Senior Vice President Public Affairs & Chief of Staff
  • 3 Plenary sessions
  • 22 Concurrent sessions including: 8 Workshops 3 Roundtable discussions
  • 3 Field trips 4 Demonstrations 1 FANTASTIC Reception at the FX Matt Brewery
greg hale keynote (2) 2015 CEEC Co-chairs (2) CEEC Leidos photo
15 CEC exhibit (2)-1 youthbuild  

Top left: Keynote Address by Greg Hale; Top right: Conference Coordinator Amanda Lavigne with Co-Chair Nick Matt of  Silver Sponsor FX Matt Brewery, Co-Director Christian Mercurio, and Co-Chair Tony Collins of Bronze Sponsor Clarkson University; Middle left: Kevin Van Detta of Silver Sponsor Leidos Engineering at the Exhibitor Showcase. Middle right: Jack Honor of Silver Sponsor groSolar at the Exhibitor Showcase. Bottom left: Air sealing Demonstration by Social Enterprise and Training Center (SEAT) representatives Izzy Dickens & Erica Melendez with members of YouthBuild Mohawk Valley Community College.

Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors and Exhibitors:




 In its 4th year, the North Country Clean Energy Conference expanded its reach to become the Clean Energy Economy Conference, and encompassing the North Country and Mohawk Valley regions of the state Held on June 11-12 at its 2015 location at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica, (formerly SUNY IT), this conference remains the premier forum in Northern New York for Aconnecting around clean energy issues and opportunities. Organized by the Adirondack North Country Association in Saranac Lake and The Genesis Group in Utica, this conference is designed to serve as a forum for individuals, businesses, educators, community leaders, industry professionals and others to share information about the science and economics of clean energy across the region. CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE CONFERENCE EMAIL LIST (Sent through ANCA)