Now, Aldie, I believe I could throw a cat through that crack under your door. That’s right nice of you, heating the neighborhood like that, but the way oil’s going you might want to tighten ‘er up just a dite.

Efficiency / Conservation Blog Posts


We all waste more energy than we like to think about. Because wasted renewable energy is still wasted energy, we need to maximize our energy efficiency before we invest in renewable energy sources for our homes & businesses. The cheapest unit of energy is the one we don't need to burn at all. Read on to get started.

10/28/2014 - 11:28am
10/08/2014 - 9:40am

Phil Coupe Michael Stoddard Ryan Hamilton and Patrick Woodcock at the 2014 envision maine summit  Photo by Kay MannOn September 26, 2014, Envision Maine hosted a summit to bring some of the brightest people around to celebrate Maine’s

10/07/2014 - 12:52pm
An energy efficient mobile home arriving on site image courtesy of Vermont Energy Investment Corporation and North American Passive House Institute
The North American Passive House Networks
10/02/2014 - 8:30pm

Jesper Cruse of Maine Passive House photo by Deana Lorenzo The North American Passive House Networks' 2014 Conference and Expo was held on September 22-23, 2014 in Portland, Maine.

10/02/2014 - 12:54pm

Ecocor passive house image courtesy of the North American Passive House NetworkThe North American Passive House Networks' 2014 Conference and Expo was held on September 22-23, 2014 in Portla

09/18/2014 - 7:20pm

Jim Katsiafikas of E2Tech introduces the speakers at the forum on heating policy in Portland Maine 2014 photo by Kay MannOn September 12, 2014, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine E2Tech) hosted a forum entitled, "

09/08/2014 - 2:07pm

the energy and shelter area of the Common Ground Country Fair in Unity Maine image courtesy of Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners AssociationIf you have not yet been to the Common Ground Country Fair hosted by the Maine Org

09/08/2014 - 12:18pm
09/08/2014 - 10:16am

Efficiency Maine logoEfficiency Maine will be spending time in the state's northern reaches of Fort Kent, Madawaska, Caribou, an

09/07/2014 - 3:37pm

Portland Maine image courtesy of WikipediaAs luck would have it, anyone within an easy drive or bike ride from Portland can be treated to a smorgasbord of mostly free, educational events about clean energy