December Infrastructure: Cape Cod transportation study

The December Infrastructure Committee meeting was largely devoted to the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study, following our report to the CCTC board on proposed rail service to the Cape . According to one Infrastructure Committee member who attended the Mass DOT’s third public meeting on traffic study, there are eight places where there’s trouble, which will […]

November Infrastructure: Commuter Rail to Southeastern Massachusetts

Our November Infrastructure Committee meeting was devoted to proposed Commuter Rail to Southeastern Massachusetts. The Regional Transit Authority reported that Taunton, Fall River, and New Bedford have continued, unaccommodated transit needs. Service to these areas has been on the table for several years, but there has been a protracted discussion over what route the line […]

October Infrastructure: Grid modernization and crowd fiber

October’s Infrastructure Committee meeting began with a visit from Andrew Goodrich of Energy Citizens. He works for a public affairs group that wants natural gas to stay on the table as Massachusetts plans for grid modernization. They have no expectation from the Infrastructure Committee other than staying in touch so they can be part of […]

Cape Cod Community College receives $40,000 state grant supporting STEM education

Grid Modernization Talk

The CCTC has been partnering with the Cape Light Compact to educate the public on Eversource’s grid modernization plan that was submitted to the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities. We recently held an info session for stakeholders at the Cape Cod Community Media Center. Our keynote speaker was Karl Ragabo, a nationally known energy expert and the […]

Cape Light Compact, Cape Cod Technology Council, Bring Grid Modernization In Focus (CC Online)

Technology at the fore for golfers (CC Times)

Time for a new career? Here’s the take-away from Career Innovation Day

On Friday, May 6, Cape Cod Technology Council presented Career Innovation Day at Cape Cod Community Media Center in Dennisport. Under-employed technology geeks, people looking for a career change, and employers looking for tech talent were invited to attend. The event began with a special Career Day First Friday Breakfast Series panel, moderated by Paula […]

April Infrastructure: Cape Light Compact and Eversource

Our April Infrastructure meeting was dedicated to hearing what Cape Light Compact had to say about Eversource’s plans for grid modernization. The Cape Cod Technology Council is collaborating with Cape Light Compact so we can offer comment in the process. According to Cape Light Compact, change is being prompted because of increased distributed energy resources, […]

Bringing ocean technologies to the marketplace

When technologies are developed during research, do they ever see the light of day? Bringing ocean technologies from the lab to the marketplace (and how you might be a part of it) was the topic of April’s First Friday Breakfast Speaker Series, with David Knaack of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI). Knaack is the Director […]