Energy

 
Wood chips are dumped from a truck in West Enfield in a 2016 file photo.

Maine’s biomass bailout bill isn’t helping loggers as much as it was supposed to

By Darren Fishell on Aug. 18, 2017, at 9:10 a.m.
Stored Solar LLC disclosed that in the first half of the year, it was only 31 percent of the way toward its year-end wood purchasing goal.
Community

E2Tech Forum-Regional and State Energy Policy Update

By Jeff Marks on Aug. 17, 2017, at 1:11 p.m.
Community
Bangor Energy Expo

Bangor Energy Expo at the Cross Insurance Center

By Meghan Collins on Aug. 16, 2017, at 10:39 a.m.
Tourists walk around at the summit of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park as the sun breaks through the haze in the sky.

Maine to tap VW settlement cash to try to cut emissions

By Nora Flaherty on Aug. 14, 2017, at 2:44 p.m.
“Bang for the buck in terms of Maine’s air quality is pretty much the primary factor.”
A pair of sneakers hang from a power line on Boynton Street in Portland.

Maine projects aim to cash in on Bay State hunger for clean energy

By Darren Fishell on Aug. 03, 2017, at 3:23 p.m.
Eleven of the proposals include new wind turbines — often combined with battery storage — and two include new solar farms.
Community

Clients Recognize Verrill Dana for Best Client Service in BTI Power Rankings 2017

By Verrill Dana on Aug. 02, 2017, at 3:14 p.m.
Community

Lewiston businesses are going Green!

By Brittany Angelo on Aug. 01, 2017, at 12 p.m.
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Join a solar energy 101 workshop on Monday, August 21st at the Blue Hill Public Library at 6pm.

Solar Energy 101 Workshop

By Holly Noyes on July 31, 2017, at 2:24 p.m.
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Maine-based Solar Company Ranked #1 in New England, #14 in U.S.

By Brittany Angelo on July 31, 2017, at 1:03 p.m.
Sister George Ann Biskan leads a group of nuns and supporters during a prayer service at a chapel in a cornfield. The chapel was built there as part of a protest against a pipeline.

Nuns in Pennsylvania build a chapel to block the path of a gas pipeline

By Julie Zauzmer, The Washington Post on July 17, 2017, at 6:35 a.m.
“We just wanted to symbolize, really, what is already there: This is holy ground,” said Sister Janet McCann, a member of the national leadership team of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ.
Community

Workshop: Standards for Assessing Energy Policy

By Jeff Marks on July 10, 2017, at 7:08 p.m.
Community

Electrical Grid Futures-Innovation in the Electricity Sector

By Jeff Marks on July 10, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.
Community

Greater Bangor Solarize Kick-Off!

By Karen Marysdaughter on June 30, 2017, at 4:37 p.m.
Community

Bangor High School fourth quarter honors

on June 30, 2017, at 2:56 p.m.
Community

Making Masks of Me

By Daria Nau on June 22, 2017, at 3:45 a.m.
Fortunat Mueller of ReVision Energy looks at a list of solar projects in the works.

Powerful interests shaping fate of Maine’s solar industry

By Fred Bever, Maine Public on June 17, 2017, at 12:35 p.m.
The future of solar power in Maine is once again up for grabs in the state Legislature. And powerful interests from Maine and around the country are trying to shape the outcome.
Community

Solar Solstice Celebration with the Town of Lincolnville

By revisionenergy on June 16, 2017, at 12:49 p.m.
Community

Solar Open House in Bangor!

By Karen Marysdaughter on June 15, 2017, at 11:40 a.m.
Community

Solarize MDI heads into Final Month with Strong Momentum

By revisionenergy on June 09, 2017, at 2:27 p.m.
A woman crosses Federal Street in Portland in a 2016 file photo.

Kennebunk utility inks 20-year deal to build solar energy array

By Darren Fishell on June 05, 2017, at 5:06 p.m.
The local utility Kennebunk Power and Light has signed a 20-year deal that’s designed to support construction of one of the state’s largest solar arrays in operation.