News Archive


DECEMBER 19, 2012

CSG CEO Steve Cowell elected to the Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid’s Board of Directors

NOVEMBER 15, 2012

Tina Bennett was profiled in the Fall edition of The Bentley Observer

OCTOBER 26, 2012

CSG CEO Steve Cowell writes in The Huffington Post: Reports of Clean Energy’s Demise Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

AUGUST 20, 2012

CSG Senior Vice President Pat Stanton quoted in AOL Energy’s series on energy intelligence and the electorate: Raising the Energy IQ – What Will it Take? and Understanding Energy in a World of Election Spin and Confusion

JULY 29, 2012

CSG President Tina Bennett profiled by the WorcesterTelegram & Gazette in CEO One On One (interview and video)

JULY 10, 2012

Boston Globe op-ed highlights energy efficiency as “bipartisan solution for a partisan world”: Celebrating 25 years of energy efficiency in Massachusetts

JULY 3, 2012

Home Energy article: Training Is Ever Green highlights CSG’s cutting-edge energy efficiency training services

JUNE 27, 2012

Boston Globe article: Conservation Services Group helps make the Mass Save heat loan program one of the most successful residential energy efficiency loan programs in the United States

JUNE 6, 2012

Conservation Services Group green jobs success story: employee Nesli Francois wins career advancement award from Boston civic group. View feature story in the Arlington Advocate and another in the Community Advocate

MAY 11, 2012

Renewable Energy World blog: How To Become Energy Efficiency’s #1 highlights Steve Cowell accomplishments

MAY 10, 2012

The Wall Street Journal: letter from Steve Cowell about women in executive leadership

APRIL 26, 2012

Governor Patrick Tours Conservation Services Group’s Energy Efficient Headquarters

MARCH 13, 2012

Massachusetts Consumers Receive $83 Million in HEAT Loans for Efficiency Upgrades


Conservation Services Group highlighted in Platts Energy Economist: “Utility customers under the microscope”

JANUARY 9, 2012

BPI selects Conservation Services Group as National Quality Assurance Provider


DECEMBER 6, 2011

Landlord Serves Up Solar Project for Conservation Services Group in Worcester Business Journal

NOVEMBER 10, 2011

Steve Cowell defends weatherization, promotes qualified contractors at Energy Efficiency Markets

NOVEMBER 4, 2011

Conservation Services Group CEO Steve Cowell interviewed in The Daily Energy Report

OCTOBER 10, 2011

Executive Vice President Adam Parker interviewed in “CSG is Red Hot in a Growing Green Industry”

AUGUST 7, 2011

Conservation Services Group Technical Director Bruce Harley quoted in “6 Steps to an Energy-Efficient House”

JULY 31, 2011

Conservation Services Group CEO Steve Cowell quoted in CNN Money

JULY 25, 2011

Steve Cowell quoted in “National Grid, businesses urge governors to strengthen RGGI” in Platt’s Electric Power Daily and Energy Week

JULY 24, 2011

Conservation Services Group in Boston Globe article,”Power shifts”

JULY 6, 2011

CSG’s Caitriona Cooke interviewed in Qualified Remodeler about the Sensible Accounting to Value Energy Act

MAY 4, 2011

Conservation Services Group selected to deliver Mass Save® Home Energy Services for National Grid, NSTAR

APRIL 11, 2011

Conservation Services Group employee Nesli Francois featured in the Boston Herald

MARCH 30, 2011

Conservation Services Group CEO Steve Cowell inducted into the Building Performance Institute’s Hall of Fame

MARCH 29, 2011

CSG’s Director of Recruitment Sharon Gilbert interviewed for Boston Globe article

MARCH 23, 2011

Renewable Energy World includes Steve Cowell speaking out about carbon cap-and-trade


DECEMBER 27, 2010

CEO Steve Cowell opines about energy efficiency in Grist magazine

DECEMBER 22, 2010

Steve Cowell quoted in USA Today

NOVEMBER 5, 2010

CSG featured in Energy Efficiency Markets

OCTOBER 27, 2010

CSG awarded Doris Duke Charitable Foundation grant to develop MLS energy efficiency listings


CSG contributes to job rebound – Telegram & Gazette

AUGUST 23, 2010

CSG partners with client and the State of Tenn. on appliance rebate program

AUGUST 2, 2010 profiles Steve Cowell as a “Tyringham Man at Forefront of Economic Policy”

JULY 23, 2010

Construction magazine highlights CSG’s launch of the Oil Heat Efficiency Program in Massachusetts.

JULY 20, 2010

Home Energy magazine profiles the cutting-edge work of CSG’s Applied Building Science team.

MAY 17, 2010

The Huffington Post: Steve Cowell writes about Home Star’s job-creating potential in his latest opinion blog, “A Green Cure for the Blues”

MAY 8, 2010

CSG hosts Senator Kerry, Congressman McGovern for company tour & discussion of clean energy legislation.

MAY 8, 2010

Westborough firm hosts politicians to discuss energy rebate bill.

April 21, 2010

Steve Cowell is honored for Home Star efforts.

April 13, 2010

Boston Globe’s Green Blog: Home Star proposal moves forward; Cowell integral to process.

April 9, 2010

Steve Cowell appears in the Boston Globe’s op-ed about the bipartisan Home Star bill.

MARCH 25, 2010

CSG is featured in a front-page story about employment in The New York Times.

MARCH 12, 2010

Home Star Hearings Have Support of CSG’s Steve Cowell.

**MARCH 2, 2010

The Christian Science Monitor cites Steve Cowell about certified contractors for the Homestar program.

FEBRUARY 18, 2010

UMass Amherst announces winners of CSG scholarship aimed at developing environmental leaders.

FEBRUARY 5, 2010

ABC-TV cites Steve Cowell on Home Star details.

JANUARY 18, 2010

The Christian Science Monitor quotes Steve Cowell in ‘Cash for Caulkers’ aims to make Americans greener at home.


DECEMBER 22, 2009

The Huffington Post shares Steve Cowell’s Op/Ed Cash for Caulkers: Right Plan, Wrong Name.

DECEMBER 17, 2009

The Wall Street Journal quotes Adam Parker regarding the federal weatherization proposal.

DECEMBER 14, 2009

The Boston Globe interviews CSG’s Director of Recruitment, Sharon Gilbert.

DECEMBER 13, 2009

The Boston Globe features Adam Parker and Steve Cowell discussing Home Star national legislation.

NOVEMBER 17, 2009

New York Times cites Steve Cowell as contributor to “Cash for Caulkers” planning.

NOVEMBER 12, 2009

CEO Steve Cowell and CFO Wanda Reindorf honored by the New England Clean Energy Council.

NOVEMBER 5, 2009

CSG and Earth Advantage are featured in segment on green building on WPRI-TV.

AUGUST 16, 2009

Technical Director Bruce Harley interviewed in the Chicago Sun-Times focusing on his book Cut Your Energy Bills Now.

JULY 17, 2009

Boston’s Chronicle (WCVB-TV) highlights CSG and ten other companies supplying green jobs in Massachusetts.

JUNE 23, 2009

Maureen Quaid is quoted in Renewable Energy World about how New Jersey became a leader in solar installations.

JUNE 11, 2009

Columbia Gas of Ohio outlines how CSG will manage its energy efficiency programs beginning in summer 2009.

JUNE 2009

Patricia Stanton is featured in Energy Risk article “Forcing the Issue”

MAY 14, 2009

Lisa Cohn of EE Markets interviews Mark Dyen in “Opportunities in an Economic Downturn.” ( Podcast)

MARCH 23, 2009

New England Cable News reports on CSG’s 25th anniversary, new contracts and employment growth.

MARCH 20, 2009

Adam Parker is interviewed on WBZ-AM’s “Business Report” about CSG’s expansion, history and job growth.

MARCH 6, 2009

CEO Steve Cowell featured in Boston Globe article “Renewable Job Market.”

FEBRUARY 27, 2009

CEO Steve Cowell pushes state’s environmental agenda.

FEBRUARY 16, 2009

Read about how the federal stimulus package will affect CSG and other companies in Massachusetts.

FEBRUARY 16, 2009

CSG featured in the Telegram & Gazette article “Energy efficiency work, weatherization on rise.”


Steve Cowell featured on the popular NECN TV program, “CEO Corner.”


Steve Cowell is quoted expert in “inaugural” print edition of BusinessWeek on how to spend stimulus money.


Steve Cowell featured in “The New Energy Economy: Stories from the Frontlines,” NRDC blog.


CSG co-signs message to President-Elect Obama and Congress, The Washington Post.

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