In November 2017, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the appointment of Alex Dunn as Regional Administrator for Region 1. With more than two decades of experience in environmental law, legislation, policy, and regulatory affairs, Dunn will oversee federal environmental protection efforts in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire,… Read More
    SOUTH PORTLAND — Effective communication is essential for progress, particularly when dealing with controversial issues. Heated rhetoric, personal attacks, and misinformation often distract from the true issues at hand, rather than providing clarity and advancing understanding. America has been fighting “issue wars” for years –drugs, poverty, terrorism, and… Read More
    The impacts of climate change are becoming increasingly visible in Maine and across the nation. There has been an increase in the occurrence of events associated with climate change such as intense storms, unusual temperatures, ocean warming and coastal flooding. Ensuring the region’s resiliency to climate… Read More
    Join E2Tech and friends for our Annual Winter Networking Reception on Thursday, December 14 from 5:30-7:30 PM at Cloudport in Portland. There will be local food and drinks and the opportunity to network with the area’s leading business, environmental, and energy professionals. Thank you to all… Read More
    E2Tech’s 3rd annual Expo will engage private, public, and nonprofit stakeholders to help both startups and mature, established companies access the resources they need to: Promote their products, services, and technologies; Accelerate their growth; Compete in national and global markets; Support a robust and innovative market and workforce;… Read More
    Join E2Tech and the Maine Sustainable Agriculture Society (MESAS) for our Full Moon Fall Harvest Networking Reception! Here you will have the opportunity to network with MESAS and E2Tech’s large community of business, energy, non-profit, and agricultural professionals. There will be food and beverages… Read More
    Regional Energy Policy – Clean Energy Procurement In 2017, Massachusetts called out for proposals for 1200 megawatts (MW) of clean energy and 1600 MW of offshore wind. Bids have been submitted for significant hydro, solar, and wind projects that, if accepted, will significantly alter New England’s… Read More
    The State of Maine must develop a statewide, comprehensive energy roadmap that outlines clear policy strategy options to reduce Maine’s energy costs, greenhouse gas emissions, and reliance on oil. A strong, implementable energy roadmap may also serve to facilitate economic development in the energy sector. The Maine Energy… Read More
    Join us for a discussion on how electricity distribution technology and business models will change in the future. Brunswick Landing is the ideal location for this conversation, as it has its own power grid, including an anaerobic digester generation facility that is providing electricity to the business park’s… Read More
    Join us outside for food, drinks, and networking with Maine’s business, government, and non-profit leaders. Stop by to meet with old friends and make new connections while kicking off the beautiful summer season here in Maine! Please register for this event! We will… Read More
    The Northeast Wind Resource Center, in partnership with Clean Energy Group, E2Tech, and the Maine Ocean and Wind Industry Initiative, is hosting a forum to discuss onshore and offshore wind power on a national, regional, and state level. Nationwide, wind energy’s share of power capacity additions last year… Read More
    Maine’s forest products industry has been declining for years, forcing closure of six pulp and paper mills in the last three years and reductions in workforce in others. Expiring contracts, lower oil prices, and the elimination of incentives in neighboring states have pushed Maine’s biomass sector to the… Read More