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.
January 25, 2015
The upgrade offers defense against cyber and physical attacks; solar storms may require more.
January 22, 2015
If confirmed, Carlisle McLean would join the Public Utilities Commission, which plays a key role in energy policy and rates, at a critical time.
January 13, 2015
In a case of ‘fortuitous timing,’ electricity bills that were due to jump this year will instead fall for midsized businesses and homeowners with standard-offer service.
January 8, 2015
Carlisle McLean would join the three-member board at a time of heightened concern about energy costs in Maine.