Articles by Jeff Marks

 

Regional Electric Grid & Natural Gas Pipeline Infrastructure: Opportunities and Challenges

By Jeff Marks on March 07, 2014, at 7:37 a.m.
Thursday, March 20, 2014 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: Maple Hill Farm & Inn Conference Center, 11 Inn Road, Hallowell, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org Governor Paul LePage – Opening Remarks On March 20, E2Tech will host its annual Augusta forum for legislators, regulators, administration officials, …

Reinventing Maine’s Pulp, Paper & Forest Products Industries

By Jeff Marks on Feb. 17, 2014, at 6:01 a.m.
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Luther Bonney Hall, USM Portland Campus, 85 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org/events/forums-and-events?eventId=815006&EventViewMode=EventDetails To remain competitive, Maine’s pulp, paper and forest products industry is investing in innovative products, processes, and technologies. At many mills, older …

E2Tech: Maine’s Offshore Wind Project: Bangor Videoconference Added

By Jeff Marks on Dec. 23, 2013, at 10:22 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Talbot Hall, Luther Bonney Hall, USM Portland Campus, 85 Bedford Street, Portland, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org/events/forums-and-events?eventId=796458&EventViewMode=EventDetails Maine has considerable natural offshore wind and tidal energy resources and exceptional assets in its precision and composites manufacturing, engineering, …

Brunswick Landing- Accelerating an Innovative & Renewable Future

By Jeff Marks on Nov. 22, 2013, at 12 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: SMCC Midcoast Campus, Brunswick Landing, 19 Sewall Street, Brunswick, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org/events/forums-and-events?eventId=789778&EventViewMode=EventDetails When the Naval Air Station Brunswick (NASB) closed in 2011, the Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority (MRRA) sprang into action to implement a plan …

E2Tech Annual Meeting & Mining Forum

By Jeff Marks on Nov. 05, 2013, at 4:48 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org/events/forums-and-events?eventId=732904&EventViewMode=EventDetails Following E2Tech’s Annual Meeting, this month’s forum will consist of a lively discussion of the proposed revisions to Maine’s 20-year old mining rules. …

Maine’s Petroleum Market – Economics, Technology & Transportation

By Jeff Marks on Oct. 21, 2013, at 7:24 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org/events?eventId=732923&EventViewMode=EventDetails Maine’s Petroleum Market – Economics, Technology & Transportation October 24, 2013 Wishcamper Center USM Portland Campus 34 Bedford Street Portland, Maine A Bangor …

Maine Environmental Policy Update

By Jeff Marks on Aug. 05, 2013, at 6:15 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center, USM, 88 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org In 2013, the Maine Legislature and its committees considered a diverse portfolio of environmental bills related to paint recycling, mining regulations, wind siting …

Perfect Pitch Workshop

By Jeff Marks on Aug. 05, 2013, at 5:25 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Location: Maine Technology Institute, 8 Venture Avenue, Brunswick Landing, Brunswick, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org/events?eventId=732923&EventViewMode=EventDetails Whether you are pitching in the Cleantech Open, to investors or to customers, your pitch needs to be a winner! Join us on …

Location Change: Maine’s New Energy Policy

By Jeff Marks on July 06, 2013, at 5:59 p.m.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: SMCC Midcoast Campus, 19 Sewall Street, Brunswick, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org On July 17, E2Tech will host Maine’s energy leaders as they dissect the new energy law (LD 1559) and provide guidance on next steps, implementation …

Sustainable Food Production in Maine – A Four-Course Primer

By Jeff Marks on June 06, 2013, at 10:06 a.m.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Urban Farm Fermentory, 200 Anderson Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org Maine is at the forefront of the “farm to fork” sustainable food movement, which considers all aspects of the food supply from production to …

The Maine Drain: Stormwater Management Strategies and Solutions

By Jeff Marks on May 13, 2013, at 8:17 a.m.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: Clarion Hotel, 1230 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; portlandmecoc.weblinkconnect.com/events/eventdetail.aspx?EventID=556 The Maine Real Estate Development Association (MEREDA), Portland Community Chamber and Environmental & Energy Technology Council of Maine (E2Tech) are holding a stormwater forum featuring …

CANCELLED: East-West Highway: Economic Link or Environmental Roadblock?

By Jeff Marks on April 17, 2013, at 2:27 p.m.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: A $2 billion private toll road running 220 miles across the State of Maine has been proposed to provide a link to markets in the midwest. Supporters claim that the East/West Highway will revitalize state and local economies while opponents …

Climate Change Adaptation: The Maine Response to Planning, Economic & Engineering Challenges

By Jeff Marks on March 28, 2013, at 5:23 p.m.
Thursday, April 25, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: USM Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org How is climate change affecting Maine’s communities and what challenges will we face? A panel of experts will discuss how they are measuring the …

Maine Energy & Environmental Policy: Priorities for the 126th Legislature

By Jeff Marks on Feb. 27, 2013, at 5:12 p.m.
Thursday, March 21, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Governor Hill Mansion, 136 State Street, Augusta, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org The Maine State Chamber of Commerce and the New England Clean Energy Council are co-hosting this event with E2Tech and have planned a full …

Building & Growing the Cleantech Sector

By Jeff Marks on Feb. 27, 2013, at 5:06 p.m.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org/events?eventId=596169&EventViewMode=EventDetails What is “Clean Tech” and its economic impact? E2Tech is reaching out to Maine’s energy and environmental technology community to assess the …

Building and Growing the Clean Tech Sector

By Jeff Marks on Jan. 21, 2013, at 5:58 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; 207-956-1970; e2tech.org What is “Clean Tech” and its economic impact? E2Tech is reaching out to Maine’s energy and environmental technology community to assess the sector’s …

E2Tech Winter Networking Event – Pierce Atwood

By Jeff Marks on Jan. 19, 2013, at 9:07 a.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 5:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Pierce Atwood, Merrill’s Wharf, 254 Commercial Street, Portland, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org/events?eventId=618212&EventViewMode=EventDetails Join Maine’s environmental, energy, technology, business and innovation community for food, drinks, and networking at Pierce Atwood’s historic headquarters on Merrill’s Wharf in …

E2TECH: THE FRIENDLY SHARK TANK: FINANCIAL RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES & ENTREPRENEURS

By Jeff Marks on Dec. 28, 2012, at 4:42 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org Where do you go to seek investment and financing for the best products, technologies and services that Maine businesses and entrepreneurs have …

In the Loop: Geothermal Energy in Maine’s Homes & Businesses

By Jeff Marks on Nov. 18, 2012, at 7:55 a.m.
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, ME For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org Geothermal energy systems have the potential to power, heat, and cool homes and businesses across Maine. On December 13, 2012, the Environmental …

E2Tech Annual Meeting – Celebrating Member Success Stories

By Jeff Marks on Oct. 28, 2012, at 6:50 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. Location: Wishcamper Center, USM Portland Campus, 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Jeff Marks; (207) 956-1970; e2tech.org/events?eventId=553015&EventViewMode=EventDetails As part of it’s Annual Meeting, E2Tech will be celebrating members’ environmental and energy success stories. Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc., Efficiency …
 
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