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Renewables Intern

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Boston

AI generated summary

  • You need knowledge of clean energy, Excel/Word skills, writing abilities, communication/admin skills, independence, teamwork, and interpersonal skills.
  • You will review SMART program applications, analyze program performance data, and shadow policy and program development at MA Department of Public Health.

Off-cycle Internship

SustainabilityBoston

Description

  • The Department of Energy Resources’ (DOER) mission is to create a clean, affordable, equitable and resilient energy future for all residents, including low-income and Environmental Justice populations, businesses, communities, and institutions in the Commonwealth. To meet these objectives, DOER develops and implements policies and programs to ensure the adequacy, security, diversity, and cost-effectiveness of the Commonwealth's energy supply. DOER is committed to working to promote energy programs and policies that are developed and implemented to ensure environmental justice among all the Commonwealth's citizens, communities, businesses, and institutions.  
  • The Renewables Division administers the Renewable and Alternative Portfolio Standards (RPS and APS) for Massachusetts’ electric supply. The Division also manages the Solar Massachusetts Target (SMART) program and develops other programs to promote the growth of renewable energy. The Division is looking for a motivated candidate to assist with the implementation of these programs.
  • The internship will provide an excellent opportunity to expose the candidate to a variety of clean energy technologies and receive an introduction into policy development and program implementation. Previous knowledge of the technologies is not required.
  • Cover letter and resume required.

Requirements

  • General knowledge of clean energy and environmental is a plus
  • Experience with Microsoft Office – particularly Excel and Word
  • Ability to write effectively
  • Strong communication and administrative skills
  • Ability to work independently and also collaborate as a team player
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • The SMART program, including review of program applications.
  • Data analysis on the performance of the SMART program.
  • Job shadowing in policy and program development.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Boston