Press Release

Energy Expo

Are you worried about paying your heating bill? Want to learn how you can save money on electricity? Interested in switching heating systems in your home or business? Looking for practical, everyday solutions? If so, please consider attending the Energy Expo, sponsored by Representative Ann Dorney of Norridgewock. Admission is free and there will be drawings for energy related prizes.

Businesses in the energy industry—both local and from all over Maine—will be at the Expo to talk to. Want to know more? There will be informational sessions on geothermal energy (with a tour of the geothermal heating at the Madison High school), natural gas availability in Central Maine, energy audits, small wind power projects, solar options, programs that help you finance energy updates, new lighting options, Net Energy Billing, weatherizing your house, biomass options, calculating your carbon footprint, hybrid and electric cars, heat exchangers, demand hot water systems, and many other options. If you’re interested in finding a job in this growing field, there will also be information on educational programs at KVCC.

The time for the Energy Expo will be 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Food vendors will be available for lunch. If you need more information, if your business would like to participate or you would like to help with this project, contact Representative Ann Dorney at or (207)561-0415; or Ben Doty at or (207)612-6822.