Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources in Sagadahoc County

 Energy Best Management Practices

   
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Energy Saver 101 - Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Cut Electricity Costs

This site offers advice on how to save money by saving energy. Learn proven tips that cost nothing to implement and require very little lifestyle change that have the potential of cutting your electric bill significantly. For the more energy conscious homeowner, there are discussions on more advanced topics like residential wind power, home solar energy, and low energy lighting. Be green and save green! Click here.

 

Best Management Practices for Solar and Wind Energy Development - A Conservationist’s Guide
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Best Management Practices provide science-based criteria and standards that land managers and conservation planners follow in making and implementing decisions about human uses and projects that affect our natural resources.

 

Managing Manure with Biogas Recovery Systems BMPs
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Improved performance at competitive costs is promised by this 2002 EPA publication all about anaerobic digestion and biogas recovery for energy.

 

Green Remediation Best Management Practices - Integrating Renewable Energy into Site Cleanup
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Use of renewable energy resources provides a significant opportunity to reduce the environmental footprint of activities conducted during investigation, remediation, and monitoring of hazardous waste sites.

 

15 O & M Best Practices for Energy Efficient Buildings
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Building operation and maintenance programs specifically designed to enhance operating efficiency of HVAC and lighting systems can save 5 to 20 percent of the energy bills without significant capital investment.

 

Fall and Winter Energy-Saving Tips
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Simple and inexpensive actions can help you save energy and money during the cool fall and winter months.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Tips - Your Home's Energy Use
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A home energy assessment (sometimes referred to as an energy audit) will show what parts of your house use the most energy and suggest the best ways to cut energy costs.

 

Anaerobic Digestion 101
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This is an article from the EPA site about anaerobic/biomass recovery systems.  Click here to read the information: 

 

U.S. Farm Anaerobic Digester Status - A 2011 Snapshot
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This EPA factsheet gives information on trends in use of these manure management systems in the U.S.

 

Farmers’ Guide to Wind Energy
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A 293 page guide to the Legal Issues in Farming the Wind on your farm from June 2007

 

 Green Building

   
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Energy Saver 101 - Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) Lender Database

 

What is green building?

By U.S. Green Building Council
How do buildings work with our natural surroundings to create a more sustainable place to live? Learn how LEED can help make our world greener for all.
 

 

The Business Case for Green Building

The WorldGBC launched its new report, "The Business Case for Green Building" in March 2013. Miles Keeping introduces the report and its findings at Ecobuild in London.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM)
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What is an Energy Efficient Mortgage? Energy efficient mortgages (EEMs, sometimes known as “green mortgages”) are loans that allow homeowners to finance energy-efficient upgrades for their current home or in a new home purchase.& ...

 

The five principles of green building
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Green buildings are designed, constructed, and operated to enhance the well-being of their occupants and support a healthy community and natural environment.

 

Show Green Building Organizations & Professionals (70)
There are 70 resources serving Sagadahoc County in the following categories:
map itMap of Green Building Organizations & Professionals serving Sagadahoc County
Architects
Arrowstreet
Environmental Design Group - Boston, MA
Harriman Architects & Engineers
- Portland, ME
Jeremy Bonin, AIA NCARB LEED AP
Bonin Architects & Associates, PLLC - Green Architect - New London, NH
John Morris Architects
John D. Morris, II, AIA - Camden, ME
Kaplan Thompson Architects
- Portland, ME
Richard Renner Architects
- Portland, ME
Stephen Blatt Architects
- Portland, ME
Van Dam Architecture and Design
- Portland, ME
Certified Energy Auditors
3FFICIENT Energy
- Oceanside, CA
Allan Slater
Washington-Hancock Community Action - Milbridge, ME
Ashley Richards, Jr.
Warmtech Solutions, LLC - Yarmouth, ME
Bob Lyons
Energy Conservation Systems - Standish, ME
Brad Bragg
Mar Car Solar - Washburn, ME
Brad Grindle
- Damariscotta, ME
Brett Shain
- Hallowell, ME
Charles Kelley
Northern Maine Community College - Presque Isle, ME
Charlie Allen
Community Concepts, Inc. - South Paris, ME
Charlie Huntington
- Newcastle, ME
Craig Smith
Washington-Hancock Community Action - Milbridge, ME
Dana Stevens
Community Concepts, Inc. - South Paris, ME
Dennis Ulvila
- Rockland, ME
Donna Wheeler
- Farmington, ME
Ecovise
- Windham, ME
Edward Stevens, Jr.
- Fairfield, ME
Erlene Morgan
- Newburgh, ME
Evergreen Home Performance
Kathleen Meil - Marketing & Customer Relations Manager - Rockland, ME
Gary LaGrange
Western Maine Community Action - East Wilton, ME
Gerry Smith
Home Energy Evaluations - Fairfield, ME
Jack Dostie
Construction Management Services - Harpswell, ME
James Shea
Applied Solar Concepts - Bangor, ME
James Young
Young Design - Phippsburg, ME
Joe Myshrall
- Bath, ME
Jonathan Wilcox
Independent NRG Analysts - South Paris, ME
Larry Horvath
Waldo Community Action Partners - Belfast, ME
Mark Grondin
Community Concepts, Inc. - South Paris, ME
Mark Power
Alternative Energy of Maine - New Gloucester, ME
Michael White
Island Carpenter Inc. - Georgetown, ME
Mike Butler
Kennebec Valley Community Action Program - Waterville, ME
Patrick Labreck
G P Enterprises Inc - Vassalboro, ME
Paul Shepherd
Penquis Community Action Program - Rockland, ME
Paul Thornfeldt
Western Maine Home Inspection - Paris, ME
Pete Delano
Aroostook County Action Progran - Presque Isle, ME
Peter Thayer
People's Regional Opportunity Program - Portland, ME
Philip DiPierro
- Scarborough, ME
R.H. Ellerhorst
- Bowdoinham, ME
Randall Bridges
Penquis Community Action Program - Bangor, ME
Raymond Mercier
- Windham, ME
Richard Riegel Burbank
Evergreen Home Performance - President and CEO - Rockland, ME
Rob Bragdon
Aroostook County Action Progran - Presque Isle, ME
Robert Neff
- Augusta, ME
Robert Smith
Smithfield Construction Corp. - Bath, ME
Ron Pasquale
Penquis Community Action Program - Bangor, ME
Ronnie Rohn
Aroostook County Action Progran - Presque Isle, ME
Scott Bowman
S.A. Bowman Fine Painting - Owls Head, ME
Susan McElravy
Community Concepts, Inc. - South Paris, ME
Thomas Boothby
Maine Home Performance - Montville, ME
Warren Cunningham
Maine State Housing Authority - Augusta, ME
Energy Efficient Mortgage Lenders
Access National Mortgage
- Reston, VA
Department Of Veterans Affairs Regional Loan Center
- Manchester, NH
Mainestream Finance
- Bangor, ME
Green Building Professionals
Bensonwood Homes
- Walpole, NH
Chase Wind - CCMI
- Shokan, NY
Dan Kolbert Building & Renovations
- Portland, ME
Design Concepts Company
Greg and Laurie Roberts - Fairfield, ME
Living Habitats
Heidi Natura, RLA, ASLA, LEED AP - Founder & Partner - Chicago, IL
Maine Solar
Floyd Severn - Owner - Starks, ME
MooseWood Millworks
Keith Ressler - Manager - Ashland, ME
Taggart Construction
- Freeport, ME
Timber Frames by R. A. Krouse
- Arundel, ME
Wright-Ryan Construction, Inc.
- Portland, ME

 Renewable - Alternative Energy

   
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Green Energy Maine website

GreenEnergyMaine.com is an online resource for consumers, businesses, municipalities, students, educators and job seekers who want to shift to a clean and sustainable energy economy. Use our community pages to find and share information on specific energy topics.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) Lender Database

 

Cut Electricity Costs

This site offers advice on how to save money by saving energy. Learn proven tips that cost nothing to implement and require very little lifestyle change that have the potential of cutting your electric bill significantly. For the more energy conscious homeowner, there are discussions on more advanced topics like residential wind power, home solar energy, and low energy lighting. Be green and save green! Click here.

 

Residential Solar Panel Systems Complete Renewable Energy Solutions for Your Home
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Solar panels are the stars of the residential solar system, gleaming on the rooftop as they tell the world, or at least the neighborhood, that this homeowner cares enough about the environment to ease the household’s carbon footprint while smartly lowering electric bills. & ...

 

Finding the Right Solar Panel Installer
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Finding the right contractor is possibly the single most important part of a solar installation project. Homeowners choosing to go solar often are excited to start the process.

 

Why Renewable Energy?
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Clean energy sources like wind and solar can help us reduce climate change, but can harm wildlife and wildlands if not carefully located.

 

Hydrogen Energy
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Hydrogen can store energy until it's needed and move it to where it's needed.

 

Hydropower
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Moving water has energy.

 

Biomass Energy
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Biomass is anything that is, or once was, alive. Biomass is wood, plants, and garbage.

 

Geothermal Energy
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Geothermal energy is heat inside the Earth. Geothermal energy is renewable.

 

Wind Energy
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Wind is moving air. There will be wind as long as the sun shines.

 

Solar Energy
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Solar energy is light energy. Solar energy is renewable.

 

Why Is Solar Energy?
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Every day, the sun radiates an enormous amount of energy - called solar energy. It radiates more energy in one day than the world uses in one year.

 

Home Solar Panels - Pros, Cons, and Hidden Costs
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Once limited to consumers with deep pockets and strong environmentalist values, solar panels are less expensive than ever.

 

NREL - Dynamic Maps, GIS Data and Analysis Tools - Visualization & Geospatial Tools

National Renewable Energy Laboratory's (NREL) Geospatial Data Science Team have developed tools that allow users to determine things such as how much electricity can be produced from solar systems on a house or what renewable resources are available in a specific area. The most current list of available NREL's GIS tools for biomass, solar, geothermal, wind, transportation and hydrogen can be accessed here.

 

BioDiesel Retail Location Finder

Biodiesel is a clean-burning replacement for petroleum diesel that can be used in virtually any diesel engine without modification. Biodiesel is produced from a variety of domestically available, renewable sources including vegetable oil, biomass (such as wood chips) and animal fats. It acts like diesel fuel, but produces fewer harmful emissions, is biodegradable and nontoxic, and is safer to use the diesel fuel.
Find a biodiesel retail location in your area »

 

Barking Up the Wrong Tree? Forest Sustainability in the Wake of Emerging Bioenergy Policies
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Renewable energy policies generally have assumed that forests can provide a significant source of environmentally-friendly feedstocks for electricity, heat and power generation.

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Carbon Sequestration Credits

This guide offers a path for local landowners to earn additional income while helping diminish adverse effects of global climate change through implementation of carbon sequestration and other stackable incentives.

 

Show Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals (281)
There are 281 resources serving Sagadahoc County in the following categories:
map itMap of Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals serving Sagadahoc County
Alternative Energy
3FFICIENT Energy
- Oceanside, CA
All Season Home Improvement
Robert Greig - President - Augusta, ME
AMERESCO Solar
- Framingham, MA
American Resource & Energy
- Saint Paul, MN
American Solar Energy Society
- Boulder, CO
Ascendant Energy Co, Inc
Chris Straka - President - Rockland, ME
Assured Solar Energy
Rob Taisey - President - North Yarmouth, ME
BRJ Works, Inc.
Brent Wakefield - Winthrop, ME
Chase Wind - CCMI
- Shokan, NY
Cianbro
- Pittsfield, ME
Conservation Services Group
New England Offices - Augusta, ME
Dasolar
Douglas ArrisonNV
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
David William Grimason
Grimason Associates - Shelburne, VT
DISGEN Development Services, LLC
Dale Osborn - President - Lakewood, CO
ElectraTherm
- Reno, NV
Encore Renewable Energy
Jesse Stowell - Vice President of Business Development - Burlington, VT
Endless Energy Corporation
Harley Lee - President - Jamestown, RI
Energy Circle
Peter Troast - Founder/CEO - Yarmouth, ME
Eric W. Kingsley
Innovative Natural Resource Solutions LLC - Vice President - Portland, ME
Exeter Agri-Energy
Sarah Wintle - Communications & Operations Manager - Exeter, ME
Farm Pilot Project Coordination, Inc.
- Tampa, FL
FDC Enterprises Grasslands Services
- New Albany, OH
First Wind
- Portland, ME
FutureMetrics
- Bethel, ME
Granville Stone & Hearth
- Holden, ME
Green Energy Maine
Katharine (Kay) Mann - Publisher and Editor - Brunswick, ME
Green Energy Organization
Barry and Rebecca Sandford - Athens, ME
Heatek Energy LLC
Evan Jones - Engineer - Auburn, ME
Heliotropic Technologies
Michael Mayhew, PE - Booth Bay Harbor, ME
Highland Electric-Highbush Solar
David Lanyi - Dixmont, ME
John's Electric & Solar Services
John Flannery - Patten, ME
Lee Solar
Lee Goggin - Dover Foxcroft, ME
LetsGoSolar.com
Laura Brigham - Editor - San Francisco, CA
Linkel Construction
Lance Linkel - Topsham, ME
Maine Energy Systems
Leslie B. Otten - Director - Bethel, ME
Maine Pellet Sales
- Lisbon Falls, ME
Maine Solar
Floyd Severn - Owner - Starks, ME
Maine Woods Pellet Co.
- Athens, ME
MGM Builders
- Windham, ME
National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service
- Butte, MT
Nelson & Small Inc.
Nelson and Small Commercial Equipment Company - Portland, ME
Northern Electric
Shelly Levesque - Ashland, ME
Penobscot Solar Design
Daryl DeJoy - Owner, NABCEP Certified PV designer/installer - Penobscot, ME
Performance Building Supply
Steven Konstatino - President - Portland, ME
Pika Energy
- Westbrook, ME
ReVision Energy
Jennifer Hatch - Marketing & Office Manager, Maine Solar Installer Certifications - Liberty, ME
ReVision Heat
- Brewer, ME
Royal River Heat Pumps
- Freeport, ME
Saco Solar Store
Steven Fennell - President - Saco, ME
Smart Solar
- Libertyville, IL
Solar Options
Albert Monaco - Bristol, ME
Solar Panels Plus
- Chesapeake, VA
SolarWinds NorthernLights
Blair 'Tump' May - Waldoboro, ME
Southwall Technologies Window Films
Jill Clardy - Director, Sales Operations & Customer Service - Chicago, IL
Sustainable Strategies
- Saint Charles, IL
Talmage Solar Engineering, Inc.
Naoto Inoue - President - Arundel, ME
Thayer Corporation
- Auburn, ME
The Price Companies, Inc.
- Monticello, AR
Western Maine Wind & Solar
David McCullough - Bethel, ME
Westervelt Renewable Energy
- Tuscaloosa, AL
ZeroBase Energy, LLC
- Ferndale, MI
CFL Disposal sites
Ames Supply True Value
Wayne Averill - Wiscasset, ME
Aubuchon Hardware
- Raymond, ME
Aubuchon Hardware
Chelsea Harnum - Sanford, ME
Aubuchon Hardware
- Lewiston, ME
Aubuchon Hardware #108
Brenda L Fronk - Manager - Farmington, ME
Aubuchon Hardware #171
Greg A Hodgeman - Manager - Belfast, ME
Aubuchon Hardware #40
Neal G Delowery - Manager - Brewer, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #016
Roger G Lacroix - Manager - Norway, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #035
Daniel C Furst - Manager - Portland, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #040
- Brewer, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #056
Chris D Seavey - Manager - Old Town, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #064
- Augusta, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #090
Jonathan R Lord - Manager - Wells, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #097
Joseph F Mango - Manager - Lisbon Falls, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #103
Albert L Richard Jr - Manager - Rumford, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #106
Edward G Comeau - Manager - Lincoln, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #107
Brett S Needham - Manager - Windham, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #119
Michelle C Young - Manager - Skowhegan, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #124
Peter P Biron - Manager - Newport, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #133
Greg Lapointe - Manager - Waterville, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #135
Dwayne P Ball - Manager - Naples, ME
Aubuchon Hardware Store #164
Ann L Wedge - Manager - Buxton, ME
Audette's Ace Hardware
- Winthrop, ME
Babins Grocery Store
- St. Agatha, ME
Barter Lumber Co. & M.D. Joyce & Co. Retail lumber & hardware
Arthur and Diane Billings - Deer Isle, ME
Bayside Shop 'N Save
- Millbridge, ME
Belfast Variety Inc.
Joe Benjamin - Belfast, ME
Bell's IGA
Ed and Kathy Bell - Calais, ME
Bell's IGA
Ed and Kathy Bell - Owners - Orono, ME
Blake Family Hardware
Steve Blake - Oakland, ME
Bond Brothers Hardware
Lori Wallace - Jefferson, ME
Bucksport True Value
- Bucksport, ME
Bud's Shop N' Save
- Dexter, ME
Calais Ace Home Center
Drew Case - Calais, ME
Campbell's True Value Hardware
- Madison, ME
Champagne True Value Lumber & Hardware
- Jackman, ME
Coastal Ace Hardware Inc
- Yarmouth, ME
Columbia Supermarket
Diann Beal - Columbia, ME
Cook's Hardware
Judy Sweeney - Gray, ME
Cook's Hardware
- Gorham, ME
Cornish Ace Hardware
- Cornish, ME
Damariscotta Hardware
- Damariscotta, ME
Dave's Hardware
David Faulkner - Danforth, ME
Desjardins' Project Place
- Fort Kent, ME
Dexter Lumber Company
Lewis Easler - Dexter, ME
Dover True Value Hardware
- Dover-Foxcroft, ME
Downeast Energy & Building Supply
Phillip Fournier - Brunswick, ME
Drillen True Value
- Lewiston, ME
Drillen True Value Hardware
- South Portland, ME
Dunstan Ace Hardware
Tyler Wood - Manager - Scarborough, ME
Dupuis Hardware & Locksmith Inc.
Jon Dupuis - Biddeford, ME
EBS Building Supplies
Mark Munson - Belfast, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Blue Hill, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Calais, ME
EBS Building Supplies
Diana Satkunas - Camden, ME
EBS Building Supplies
Jeff Watson - Bar Harbor, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Rockland, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Machias, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Orland, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Ellsworth, ME
EBS Building Supplies
- Cherryfield, ME
Eggemoggin Country Store LLC
- Sedgewick, ME
Ellis Family Market
Peter and Jon Ellis - Owners - Patten, ME
Everett L. Spear Inc. Lumber and Hardware
- Rockland, ME
F W Horch
Fred Horch - Brunswick, ME
Fairmount True Value Hardware
- Bangor, ME
Fogg Lighting
- Portland, ME
Freeport Hardware
- Freeport, ME
Gosline's Hardware
- Farmingdale, ME
Grave's Shop N' Save
Don Samiya - Manager - Presque Isle, ME
Gray True Value Hardware
- Gray, ME
Hamilton Marine Inc. - True Value Hardware
- Jonesport, ME
Hammond Lumber Company
Jason Gagnon - Manager - Brunswick, ME
Hancock Lumber
Eric Dolloff - General Manager - Damariscotta, ME
Hansons Hometown Hardware
- Old Orchard Beach, ME
Hayes True Value Hardware
Kerry Haynes - Bridgton, ME
Home Supply Center
Stephen Bergey - Belfast, ME
Indian Hill Shop N' Save
- Greenville, ME
Indian Stream Hardware
Dennis Smith - St. Albans, ME
Jackman True Value Hardware
- Jackman, ME
Jerry's Foodstore
Gerald Violette - Island Falls, ME
Jimmy's Shop’n Save
Todd West - Bingham, ME
John's Shurfine
- Fort Kent, ME
Johnson's True Value Hardware
- Calais, ME
K&G True Value Hardware
- Richmond, ME
K-Mart
- Bangor, ME
Kittery Ace Hardware
Eldredge Lumber & Hardware, Inc. - Kittery, ME
Kmart # 4709
- Presque Isle, ME
Kmart Madawaska # 9521
- Madawaska, ME
Lapointe Lumber Company
Peggy Lord - President - Augusta, ME
Lighting Concepts
Ron Dumais - Store Manager - Lewiston, ME
Louis Doe Home Center
- Newcastle, ME
Lounsbury's Food Center
Joseph (Kip) Lounsbury - East Millinocket, ME
Lovell's Guilford Hardware
- Guilford, ME
Lowe's #2629
- Windham, ME
Lowe's Home Improvement
- Presque Isle, ME
Lyon's Market
- Lubec, ME
Maine Hardware Store
Tom Skelton - President - Portland, ME
Maine Potato Growers Inc.
Jennifer Sonntag - CFO - Presque Isle, ME
Mceachern & Hutchins, Inc.
- Southwest Harbor, ME
Mceachern & Hutchins, Trust.
Matthew Mceachem - Bar Harbor, ME
Miller's Discount
- Fort Kent, ME
Morrell's Ace Hardware
- Greenville, ME
Mountain Country Supermarket
- Jackman, ME
Northland True Value Hardware
- Turner, ME
Oak Hill Ace Hardware
Steve Frazier - Manager - Scarborough, ME
Paradis Shop N' Save #8208
Kathy Roy - Manager - Fort Kent, ME
Paradis Shop N' Save #8209
Brian Dubois - Manager - Madawaska, ME
Paradis Shop N' Save #8211
Carl Pelletier - Manager - Brewer, ME
Paradis True Value Hardware
Paul Paradis - Bar Harbor, ME
Paris Farmers Union
- Bridgton, ME
Paris Farmers Union
Sean Ball - Store Manager - Newport, ME
Paris Farmers Union
Scott Deane - Jay Store Manager - Jay, ME
Paris Farmers Union
Christopher Foster - Store Manager - Portland, ME
Paris Farmers Union
- South Paris, ME
Paris Farmers Union
Jim Leclerc - Store Manager - Turner, ME
Paris Farmers Union
Walter Mooers - Store Manager - Winthrop, ME
Park's Hardware Inc.
- Orono, ME
Paul's True Value Hardware
- Brooks, ME
Phinney Lumber
- Gorham, ME
Pineo's True Value Hardware
David Hopkins - Machias, ME
Plummer's Buxton Hardware
- Buxton, ME
Port Hardware
- Kennebunk, ME
Princeton Food Mart
- Princeton, ME
Princeton Variety-Ace Hardware
- Princeton, ME
Quinn Hardware
- Skowhegan, ME
R&M IGA
- Eastport, ME
Rangeley Lakes Builders Supply
Gary Patnode - Owner/President - Rangeley, ME
Rankin's Hardware & Building
- Camden, ME
Rathbun Lumber Company
J. Alden Rathbun - Owner - Presque Isle, ME
Reny's
- Pittsfield, ME
Reny's
- Saco, ME
Reny's
- Wells, ME
Reny's
- Ellsworth, ME
Reny's
- Dexter, ME
Reny's
- Gardiner, ME
Reny's
- Farmington, ME
Reny's
- Madison, ME
Reny's
Robert Norman - Bridgton, ME
Reny's
Joan McKenney - Bath, ME
Reny's Belfast
- Belfast, ME
Reny's Camden
- Camden, ME
Reny's Underground
- Damariscotta, ME
Rogers Ace Hardware
Lori Seagars - Bath, ME
S.L. Wadsworth & Son
Chris Brown - 6th Generation Proprietor - Eastport, ME
S.W. Collins Co.
Greg Fitzpatrick - Store Manager - Houlton, ME
S.W. Collins Co.
Todd Pelletier - Store Manager - Caribou, ME
S.W. Collins Company
- Presque Isle, ME
Saucier's Iga Inc
- Van Buren, ME
Schacht's Hardware and Gift Shop
- North Hampden, ME
Scovil Building Supply
- Blaine, ME
Sherman Thriftway
- Sherman, ME
Shoppers True Value Hardware
Maddie Simpson - South Portland, ME
Smart's True Value Hardware
- Lincoln, ME
Sportsman True Value & Just Ask Rental
- Westbrook, ME
Springvale Hardware-True Value
- Sanford, ME
Standish Hardware
- Standish, ME
Steve's Hardware & Rental
Trever Grondin - Sabattus, ME
The Green Store
- Belfast, ME
The Light House
Darcey Tidd - Houlton, ME
Thompson's Hardware
Ray Thompson - West Enfield, ME
Tilson True Value Hardware
- Dexter, ME
Tradewinds Market
- Milo, ME
Tradewinds Marketplace
Bonnie Tokas - Blue Hill, ME
Trenton Marketplace IGA
Kimberly Murphy - Owner - Trenton, ME
Viking Lumber Inc.
Duncan Brown - Blue Hill, ME
Wal-Mart #5076
- Brewer, ME
Wal-Mart Store #1974
Darlene Theriault - Houlton, ME
Wal-Mart Store #2178
Gayle Greenlaw - Calais, ME
Wal-Mart Store 1856
- Bangor, ME
Wal-Mart Supercenter #2153
- Biddeford, ME
Walmart #2013
- Waterville, ME
Walmart Store #1919
- Lincoln, ME
Walmart Store #1924
- Presque Isle, ME
WalMart Store #1932
- Ellsworth, ME
Walmart Store #2047
- Palmyra, ME
Walmart Supercenter #2183
- Oxford, ME
Washburn Food Mart
- Washburn, ME
Webber Ace Hardware
- Dover-Foxcroft, ME
Welch's Hardware & Lumber
Tony Welch - Lebanon, ME
Wilbur G. Shaw Hardware Inc.
- Sanford, ME
Will's Shop N' Save
Will & Melissa Wedge - Dover-Foxcroft, ME
Energy Assistance Programs
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Energy Saving / Green Products
All Season Home Improvement
Robert Greig - President - Augusta, ME
Assured Solar Energy
Rob Taisey - President - North Yarmouth, ME
Atlantic Hardwoods
- Portland, ME
Central Maine Geo-Thermal
Scott Bond - Waterville, ME
Chase Wind - CCMI
- Shokan, NY
Conservation Services Group
New England Offices - Augusta, ME
David William Grimason
Grimason Associates - Shelburne, VT
Eden House
David Tidwell - New Gloucester, ME
Efficiency Maine Residential Programs
Michael Stoddard - Executive Director - Augusta, ME
Energy Circle
Peter Troast - Founder/CEO - Yarmouth, ME
Evergreen Home Performance
Kathleen Meil - Marketing & Customer Relations Manager - Rockland, ME
Lapointe Lumber Company
Peggy Lord - President - Augusta, ME
Maine Energy Systems
Leslie B. Otten - Director - Bethel, ME
Maine Solar
Floyd Severn - Owner - Starks, ME
Mathews Brothers Company
- Belfast, ME
McGuire Controls
Ken McGuire - President - Falmouth, ME
MooseWood Millworks
Keith Ressler - Manager - Ashland, ME
Penobscot Solar Design
Daryl DeJoy - Owner, NABCEP Certified PV designer/installer - Penobscot, ME
Performance Building Supply
Steven Konstatino - President - Portland, ME
Quantum Insulators, LLC
Peter Courand - Belfast, ME
ReVision Energy
Jennifer Hatch - Marketing & Office Manager, Maine Solar Installer Certifications - Liberty, ME
Richard Riegel Burbank
Evergreen Home Performance - President and CEO - Rockland, ME
Robbins Lumber Company
James L. Robbins - President - Searsmont, ME
Royal River Heat Pumps
- Freeport, ME
Saco Solar Store
Steven Fennell - President - Saco, ME
Seal-It Insulation Systems
- Brunswick, ME
Sherwin-Williams
- Yarmouth, ME
SolarWinds NorthernLights
Blair 'Tump' May - Waldoboro, ME
Summit Energy Solutions
Tom Smith - Owner - Bridgton, ME
Summit Natural Gas
- Augusta, ME
Talmage Solar Engineering, Inc.
Naoto Inoue - President - Arundel, ME
Thayer Corporation
- Auburn, ME
WarmTech Solutions
Matthew Delaney, Jr. - Sales Manager - Yarmouth, ME
WindowDressers
Frank Mundo - Rockport, ME
Waste Management Specialists
BigBelly Solar Compacting Trash Receptacle
- Needham, MA
EarthCare Technologies Inc.
Phil Fredericks - Owner - West Fork, AR
 

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Bellmawr; Haddon Township Students Named to University of Maine Spring 2019 Dean's List - South Jersey Observer
7/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bellmawr; Haddon Township Students Named to University of Maine Spring 2019 Dean's List    South Jersey Observer Photo credit: University of Maine. Orono, Maine — The University of Maine recently recognized 2,330 students for achieving Dean's List honors in the spring ...

Around Ipswich - News - Wicked Local
6/20/2019 7:13:14 AM
Around Ipswich - News    Wicked Local Downeaster, Brewhouse Lunch and Tour of Portland, Maine: June 20, departing from Rowley Senior Center, 39 Central St. Cost: $77. This trip will include a train ...

UMaine offers Early College Outdoor Leadership - Lewiston Sun Journal
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
UMaine offers Early College Outdoor Leadership    Lewiston Sun Journal AREA — University of Maine Early College Program is offering a new outdoor leadership pathway program at Bryant Pond 4-H Camp and Learning Center for ...

Food safety certification training starts June 26 - Lewiston Sun Journal
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Food safety certification training starts June 26    Lewiston Sun Journal BANGOR — University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer an FDA-recognized food safety certification workshop beginning Wednesday, June 26, from 8 ...

Spring planting workshop at set for Rogers Farm May 28 - Bangor Daily News
5/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Spring planting workshop at set for Rogers Farm May 28    Bangor Daily News OLD TOWN — University of Maine Cooperative Extension is offering a spring planting workshop 6-7 p.m. May 28, at University of Maine Rogers Farm, 914 ...

Environmental Field Technician - SustainableBusiness.com
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Environmental Field Technician    SustainableBusiness.com CES, Inc. was founded in 1978 by Shawn Small, P.E. and Jim Parker, P.E. Shawn and Jim were classmates at the University of Maine and worked together at a ...

Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine hires Grohman as new executive director - Biddeford Journal Tribune
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine hires Grohman as new executive director    Biddeford Journal Tribune PORTLAND — Biddeford entrepreneur and former state representative Marty Grohman has been hired as the executive director of The Environmental and ...

Marty Grohman takes reins as E2Tech's new executive director - Mainebiz
4/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Marty Grohman takes reins as E2Tech's new executive director    Mainebiz The Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine has hired entrepreneur and former state Rep. Marty Grohman of Biddeford as its executive director.

Kittery explores design options for library - Seacoastonline.com
4/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Kittery explores design options for library    Seacoastonline.com KITTERY, Maine - The town on Wednesday held its first unveiling of work conducted thus far on the design of the Rice Public Library renovation and expansion ...

Fiberboard Insulation Developer Takes a Step Forward - GreenBuildingAdvisor - Builder Magazine
4/23/2019 2:14:15 PM
Fiberboard Insulation Developer Takes a Step Forward - GreenBuildingAdvisor    Builder Magazine Fiberboard insulation, a fairly common product used in Europe, is making its way to the United States. A Maine-based startup called GO Lab, a spinoff of GO ...

Submersible Generator Readied for River Service | 2019-04-17 - Engineering News-Record
4/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Submersible Generator Readied for River Service | 2019-04-17    Engineering News-Record The road to innovation can be a long and winding one, but it might be hard to rival the path followed by the Ocean Renewable Power Co., of Portland, Maine, ...

Field Team Members - SustainableBusiness.com
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Field Team Members    SustainableBusiness.com The Maine Conservation Corps (MCC) was established by Maine's governor and legislature in 1983 and since then has recruited and placed hundreds of ...

UMaine Extension offers tick testing - PenBayPilot.com
4/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
UMaine Extension offers tick testing    PenBayPilot.com University of Maine Cooperative Extension is now accepting tick samples for tick-borne disease testing. Maine residents can have ticks tested for the pathogens ...

Affordable, self-heating homes of the future, inspired by the past - Christian Science Monitor
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Affordable, self-heating homes of the future, inspired by the past    Christian Science Monitor Passive heating and cooling have long helped wealthy homeowners keep energy costs low. A new project in Maine aims to bring that same innovation – and its ...

Why more offices are taking up an ecological approach to design - Bangor Daily News
3/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Why more offices are taking up an ecological approach to design    Bangor Daily News Sure, the Nature Conservancy state office in Brunswick might look like it's right at home in Maine, but there's a well-designed reason for its seamless integration ...

Old Homes: Maximizing Energy Efficiency & Sustainability in Older Houses - Maine Public
3/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Old Homes: Maximizing Energy Efficiency & Sustainability in Older Houses    Maine Public In advance of the Old House Trade Show , we discuss how owners of older homes across the state can be more sustainable by using less energy, fewer.

Net-zero Maine house is designed to blend into the forest with age - Inhabitat
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Net-zero Maine house is designed to blend into the forest with age    Inhabitat Surrounded by beautiful forestry, the net-zero Blackwood House was built to blend in with the nearby landscape with age.

University of Maine announces fall 2018 Dean's List - Biddeford Journal Tribune
2/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
University of Maine announces fall 2018 Dean's List    Biddeford Journal Tribune ORONO — The University of Maine has recognized 2,388 students for achieving Dean's List honors in the fall 2018 semester. Of the students who made the ...

Resident Gardener - SustainableBusiness.com
1/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Resident Gardener    SustainableBusiness.com Maine Farmland Trust (MFT) is a highly-respected nonprofit organization that protects farmland, supports farmers, and advances the future of farming.

A Maine Home Celebrates Its Rugged Setting - Fine Homebuilding
1/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
A Maine Home Celebrates Its Rugged Setting    Fine Homebuilding Read this Houses by Design article from Fine Homebuilding about a rustic home—designed by Whitten Architects located along Maine's rocky shores, just south ...

Ecology School prepares to build new home in Saco, and it'll be among Maine's greenest - Press Herald
12/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Ecology School prepares to build new home in Saco, and it'll be among Maine's greenest    Press Herald The Ecology School has purchased the 105-acre Riverbend Farm property at 184 Simpson Road in north Saco. The school's office is operating from a 1794 ...

University of Maine - Campus Rec Magazine
11/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
University of Maine    Campus Rec Magazine The latest Rec of the Month is the University of Maine. Learn more about the Maine facilities, programming, services and fun facts here.

UMaine Hutchinson Center announces spring 2019 early college opportunities for high school students - PenBayPilot.com
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
UMaine Hutchinson Center announces spring 2019 early college opportunities for high school students    PenBayPilot.com Belfast, Maine — Beginning Jan. 22, the University of Maine Hutchinson Center will offer spring courses suitable for qualified high school students as part of ...

Green movement grows brighter on campuses in Maine - Press Herald
10/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Green movement grows brighter on campuses in Maine    Press Herald The new Roux Center for the Environment at Bowdoin College in Brunswick was built to the highest standards of the U.S. Green Building Council. Staff photo by ...

The Perfect Place for Their Second Home Is Right Around the Corner - The Wall Street Journal
10/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
The Perfect Place for Their Second Home Is Right Around the Corner    The Wall Street Journal A retired couple liked this Maine island so much that they built a waterfront house near their rustic summer cottage.

Lobster Institute at the University of Maine has a new director - Mainebiz
9/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Lobster Institute at the University of Maine has a new director    Mainebiz Richard Wahle has been named director of the University of Maine's Lobster Institute, effective Sept.1.

Can the lure of no energy bills add up to sales for Maine homebuilders? - Press Herald
5/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Can the lure of no energy bills add up to sales for Maine homebuilders?    Press Herald For developers, selling a subdivision of all net-zero homes, designed to generate enough power to zero-out electric bills over time, has been a challenge in ...

UMaine researcher gets $250K to advance 'nanofibril' building materials - Mainebiz
5/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
UMaine researcher gets $250K to advance 'nanofibril' building materials    Mainebiz Mehdi Tajvidi, an assistant professor of renewable nanomaterials at the University of Maine, has been awarded $250000 to develop next-generation floor and ...

Green Building - Maine Public
4/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Green Building    Maine Public Maine has a tradition of using sustainable materials and energy-efficient measures in home construction and design. Now, more homeowners are looking for.

When Peter Taggart renovates an old Maine building, it also gets greener - Press Herald
5/14/2017 3:00:00 AM
When Peter Taggart renovates an old Maine building, it also gets greener    Press Herald Peter Taggart of Taggart Construction in the back of one of his electric pickup trucks. Staff photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette. Back in high school, Peter Taggart's ...

Maine Gets Another Passive-House Multifamily - Fine Homebuiolding
6/23/2016 3:00:00 AM
Maine Gets Another Passive-House Multifamily    Fine Homebuiolding Bayside Anchor is a 45-unit mixed-use apartment building under construction in Portland, Maine, designed to meet the PHIUS + 2015 building standard. Across ...

First Passive House School In Maine Is Also Net Zero Energy - Green Building Elements
10/1/2015 3:00:00 AM
First Passive House School In Maine Is Also Net Zero Energy    Green Building Elements The Friends School of Portland in Maine is the first Passive House school building in the state, and a power agreement makes it net zero energy too.

Meet: Green building expert Jason Peacock - Press Herald
6/22/2014 3:00:00 AM
Meet: Green building expert Jason Peacock    Press Herald Jason Peacock at Maine Green Performance Building Supply in Portland got into nontoxic construction after recovering from an illness he thinks was caused by ...

Tiny Off-Grid Cabin in Maine is Completely Self-Sustaining - Inhabitat
3/20/2014 3:00:00 AM
Tiny Off-Grid Cabin in Maine is Completely Self-Sustaining    Inhabitat A project 30 years in the making, this tiny off-grid retreat on a coastal island in Maine is almost entirely self-sufficient. Designed and built by Alex Porter for her ...

Renewable - Alternative Energy News Items
Maine Establishes New Renewable Energy Laws - North American Windpower
6/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine Establishes New Renewable Energy Laws    North American Windpower On Wednesday, standing in front of a solar array in the presence of lawmakers and renewable energy stakeholders, Gov. Janet Mills, D-Maine, signed into law ...

Maine Governor Signs Bills To Boost RPS, Incentivize Solar - Solar Industry
6/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine Governor Signs Bills To Boost RPS, Incentivize Solar    Solar Industry On Wednesday, standing in front of a solar array in the presence of lawmakers and renewable energy stakeholders, Gov. Janet Mills, D-Maine, signed into law ...

Editorial, June 27, 2019 - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal
6/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Editorial, June 27, 2019 - Belfast - Waldo    Republican Journal Solar success. Passage of the most recent version of a solar energy bill, LD 1711, is good news for Maine. The legislation was sponsored by Lincoln County Sen ...

Governor signs renewable energy and climate change bills into law - WAGM
6/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Governor signs renewable energy and climate change bills into law    WAGM PITTSFIELD, Maine - Standing in front of a solar array and joined by lawmakers and renewable energy supporters, Governor Janet Mills signed into law three ...

Entrepreneurs on a mission: Three Maine eco-innovators out to conquer the green economy - Mainebiz
6/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Entrepreneurs on a mission: Three Maine eco-innovators out to conquer the green economy    Mainebiz They're young, enthusiastic and out to conquer the green economy. Meet three Maine eco-innovators who have turned their ideas into early-stage business ...

Camden Select Board sends strong letter to Maine Governor, urges state to work with towns - PenBayPilot.com
6/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Camden Select Board sends strong letter to Maine Governor, urges state to work with towns    PenBayPilot.com CAMDEN — Mincing no words, the Camden Select Board and Town Manager sent a letter to Gov. Janet Mills dated June 7, telling her that the town is not giving ...

Heating fuel from 'liquid trees' helps Maine college hit carbon neutrality goal - Energy News Network
6/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Heating fuel from 'liquid trees' helps Maine college hit carbon neutrality goal    Energy News Network Bates College says conversion to a wood-based liquid heating fuel helped it eliminate campus emissions.

Solar bill would help Maine businesses - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
6/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Solar bill would help Maine businesses    Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel Ever-increasing electricity rates for commercial and municipal consumers are holding back economic growth. For Maine businesses to thrive, we need to have a ...

Letter to the Editor: Support LD 1711 - Daily Bulldog
5/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Letter to the Editor: Support LD 1711    Daily Bulldog Ever-increasing electricity rates for commercial and municipal consumers are holding back economic growth. For Maine businesses to thrive, we need to have a ...

DEP approves Weaver Wind project - The Ellsworth American
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
DEP approves Weaver Wind project    The Ellsworth American ELLSWORTH — A 22-turbine, $147.5-million wind farm project is one step closer to breaking ground after receiving approval from the Maine Department of.

Maine solar bill would expand access and increase net metering cap - Energy News Network
5/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine solar bill would expand access and increase net metering cap    Energy News Network "We're just trying to catch up": Under the proposal, the state would cease to be a regional laggard.

Scott Vlaun: Now is the time to unleash solar power in Maine - Lewiston Sun Journal
5/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Scott Vlaun: Now is the time to unleash solar power in Maine    Lewiston Sun Journal Throughout the world, the nation and our region, governments are partnering with the private sector to foster the critical transition to clean, renewable energy.

Renewable energy firm heads to Maine's high court to fight CMP's $1 billion transmission line - Bangor Daily News
5/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Renewable energy firm heads to Maine's high court to fight CMP's $1 billion transmission line    Bangor Daily News A large solar and wind power company is appealing an important certificate granted to Central Maine Power for a proposed hydropower corridor from Canada ...

EPA questions federal permit application of 1.2 GW hydro transmission line - Utility Dive
5/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
EPA questions federal permit application of 1.2 GW hydro transmission line    Utility Dive The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that the environmental permit application for Central Maine Power's (CMP) ...

Lawmakers hear debate that shows sharp divide over renewable-energy bill - Press Herald
5/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Lawmakers hear debate that shows sharp divide over renewable-energy bill    Press Herald AUGUSTA — A bill that would mandate an increase in the amount of electricity coming from renewable sources to Maine consumers received mixed reviews ...

Maine governor introduces bill requiring 80% renewable energy by 2030 - JURIST
5/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine governor introduces bill requiring 80% renewable energy by 2030    JURIST Governor Janet Mills of Maine introduced a bill to the state legislature on Tuesday that calls for the state to increase the use of renewable energy such that 80 ...

Maine Voices: State should put projects on hold, plan for clean-energy future - Press Herald
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine Voices: State should put projects on hold, plan for clean-energy future    Press Herald Just before Thanksgiving 2018, the National Climate Assessment sounded the most piercing alarm yet about the environmental, social, economic and health ...

UMPI leaders mulling solar power to replace damaged turbine - The County
4/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
UMPI leaders mulling solar power to replace damaged turbine    The County The University of Maine Presque Isle is considering installing a solar energy array, among other potential renewable energy projects, as a replacement for the ...

As Maine re-ups net metering, fight over solar tariffs brews in Connecticut - Utility Dive
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
As Maine re-ups net metering, fight over solar tariffs brews in Connecticut    Utility Dive As Maine Gov. Janet Mills on Tuesday signed into law a bill that would eliminate the state's gross metering and reestablish net metering, another fight over solar ...

Microgrids Back in Play in Maine as Lawmakers Revive Bill - Microgrid Knowledge
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Microgrids Back in Play in Maine as Lawmakers Revive Bill    Microgrid Knowledge Microgrids that regulators determine “serve the public interest” are back in play in Maine as lawmakers try to pass a bill that fell short a year ago.

Maine lawmakers try again to get the state's microgrid law right - Energy News Network
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine lawmakers try again to get the state's microgrid law right    Energy News Network Amid complaints that the state's current law is unworkable, legislators revive a vetoed bill under a new governor.

Maine transmission settlement could spur clean energy investments in state - Energy News Network
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine transmission settlement could spur clean energy investments in state    Energy News Network The proposal includes about $80 million for heat pumps, energy efficiency, and electric vehicle infrastructure.

Report: Clean energy could cut New England states' fossil fuel bills - Energy News Network
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Report: Clean energy could cut New England states' fossil fuel bills    Energy News Network Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont could significantly cut the $8.2 billion they annually spend importing fossil fuels by transitioning to clean energy, according ...

Encore Renewable Energy gets $1 million investment boost to expand solar in New England - Solar Power World
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Encore Renewable Energy gets $1 million investment boost to expand solar in New England    Solar Power World The Flexible Capital Fund (Flex Fund) of Vermont, Coastal Enterprises (CEI) of Maine and New Hampshire Community Loan Fund (Community Loan Fund) ...

Maine's ReVision Energy merges with New Hampshire's Energy Emporium for stronger New England presence - Solar Power World
2/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine's ReVision Energy merges with New Hampshire's Energy Emporium for stronger New England presence    Solar Power World ReVision Energy has entered into a merger agreement with Energy Emporium of Enfield, New Hampshire. Under the terms of the agreement, Energy Emporium ...

Ending Gross Metering a Good First Step for Solar Development - Natural Resources Council of Maine
2/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Ending Gross Metering a Good First Step for Solar Development    Natural Resources Council of Maine The Legisalture should unite around a common starting point for solar: gross metering experiment has been a failure, and it's time to end it.

What a New Governor Means for Renewable Energy in Maine - DeSmog
12/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
What a New Governor Means for Renewable Energy in Maine    DeSmog Short days and frequent snows can make Maine winters seem gloomy. But for renewable energy companies and supporters, the gloom has persisted for the last ...

Aroostook wind power backers see opportunity if western Maine transmission line fails - The County
12/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Aroostook wind power backers see opportunity if western Maine transmission line fails    The County Amid opposition to an overhead powerline that would bring Quebec hydro electricity to Massachusetts through western Maine, a group of companies behind a ...

Market forces buffeting future of wind power in Maine - Press Herald
11/4/2018 2:00:00 AM
Market forces buffeting future of wind power in Maine    Press Herald Despite aggressive policy goals, the industry's at a crossroads as transmission capacity expenses undercut its potential. By Tux TurkelStaff Writer. Follow on ...

Natural gas touted as best alternative while Maine looks to renewables - Bangor Daily News
10/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Natural gas touted as best alternative while Maine looks to renewables    Bangor Daily News Natural gas, which already generates more than half of New England's electricity, could become the go-to fuel for both electricity generation and home heating ...

Our View: Solar lawsuit aims to put Maine back on track - Press Herald
9/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Our View: Solar lawsuit aims to put Maine back on track    Press Herald With every technological advance, solar energy becomes less expensive and more attractive as an investment. Except in Maine, where the Public Utilities ...

As Maine reconsiders offshore wind terms, some say credibility being hurt - Energy News Network
9/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
As Maine reconsiders offshore wind terms, some say credibility being hurt    Energy News Network The backers of a two-turbine test project say they were blindsided by a recent decision to reopen terms of four-year-old contract.

Towns are turning to solar power despite LePage's opposition to renewable energy - Bangor Daily News
8/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Towns are turning to solar power despite LePage's opposition to renewable energy    Bangor Daily News Towns understand the benefits of solar energy, even if many lawmakers and the governor do not.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries ...

Why Maine towns and cities are investing in solar projects - Bangor Daily News
7/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why Maine towns and cities are investing in solar projects    Bangor Daily News Moving away from fossil fuel-driven energy has felt to many residents like the right thing to do, and it also has been good for the town's bottom line, David Kinney ...

Where the candidates stand on wind power development - Press Herald
7/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Where the candidates stand on wind power development    Press Herald Two of Maine's four candidates for governor are coming out strongly in favor of developing more wind energy, while two others are making distinctions about the ...

Clean, Renewable Energy: Wind, Solar, Hydro, Biomass - Natural Resources Council of Maine
11/16/2017 9:36:18 AM
Clean, Renewable Energy: Wind, Solar, Hydro, Biomass    Natural Resources Council of Maine Clean renewable energy sources bring us cleaner, healthier air and water,and they also make Maine less dependent on imported energy and advance our ...

Why Maine's renewable power remains a pipe dream - Press Herald
12/19/2016 3:00:00 AM
Why Maine's renewable power remains a pipe dream    Press Herald Ten years ago, Stephen Conant came to Maine to outline his company's plans for a multimillion-dollar, high-voltage transmission line that would ship renewable ...