Grants to Evergreen Solar from Housing and Economic Development

Mary Connaughton Pioneer Institute filed this request with the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development of Massachusetts.


From: Michael Morisy

Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development
One Ashburton Place, Room 2101
Boston, MA 02108

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the state Freedom of Information Act, G.L.M. c.4, €7, clause 26th, I hereby request the following records:

All documents, produced between January 1, 2007 and August 22, 2007, from the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development (and its predecessors) that analyze potential grants or investments in Evergreen Solar.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Michael Morisy
Filed via
E-mail (Preferred):
Daytime: (617) 299-1832
For mailed responses, please address:
185 Beacon St. #3
Somerville, MA 02143


Hi Michael,

I received your voice mail. We are processing your three requests and we respond as soon as possible.

Maureen Flynn
General Counsel
Ph. 617-788-3672