March 31, 2015
The request comes as thousands of Mainers are converting to natural gas, hoping to avoid price jumps in heating oil.
March 25, 2015
David Littell, the only member of the Public Utilities Commission who regularly disagrees with Gov. Paul LePage, says he will work on at least three major cases.
March 19, 2015
But new President Mike Tanchuk is committed to helping the company navigate its way to success.
March 12, 2015
Broad use of energy from the sun offers long-term benefits for the state, says an analysis for the Public Utilities Commission. Will the finding influence the debate over subsidies?
March 3, 2015
Some worried that it might try after Gov. LePage joined the coalition, but an assessment finds the geology of the gulf limits its energy-supply potential.
February 25, 2015
Organizers hope to sign up enough residents within the community to get a bulk discount of about 10 percent on a home system.
February 17, 2015
Lawmakers are sharply divided on whether subsidies that promote investments in solar, wind and other forms of renewable energy are good energy policy or a drag on the Maine economy.
February 4, 2015
The rules, which will reduce new stove emissions by two-thirds in five years, get mixed reactions from stove manufacturers, including Maine-based Jotul North America.
February 1, 2015
The market-driven influx calls into question the need for ratepayer-financed pipeline capacity projects. But is it an aberration or a game changer?
January 26, 2015
The predicted low temperatures will produce dry, powdery snow that’s less likely to bring down tree branches and power lines – but the wind gusts might.