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.

09/14/2013 - 3:18pm

 the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine logoOn September 3, 2013, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine (E2Tech) released a report entitled, "The Clean Technology Sector in Maine 2013".

08/29/2013 - 10:39am

HERS Index scale provided by MaineStarMany factors go into determining the value of a piece of real property such as your home.

08/12/2013 - 7:57pm

The solar home of David Tilton in Richmond MaineOn July 26, 2013 the Tilton home was open to the public to look into a more environmentally friendly way of life.

08/05/2013 - 1:58pm

students at Kennebec Valley Community College learn to install solar panelsIf you are ready for a career change or just want to broaden your skill set to include the energy technologies of tomorrow, Maine's Community C

07/23/2013 - 3:47pm
07/17/2013 - 9:48pm

Tom Brubaker of Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority and Professor Jeffrey Thaler of University of MaineOn July 17, 2013, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine (E2Tech) hosted an early morning forum on the topic

06/23/2013 - 12:57pm

Bill Taylor moderated the E2Tech sustainable food forum on June 19 2013 photo by Kay MannWe have not featured information about sustainable food production on Green Energy Maine in the past, as it seems to be

06/12/2013 - 3:14pm

Maine Energy Education Program logoGreen Energy Maine sends hearty congratulations to the winners of  Maine Energy Education Program (MEEP)'s  2013 Green Schools Mini Grants.

05/13/2013 - 10:31am

the Sustainable Energy Alternatives center at Southern Maine Community CollegeOn May 4, 2013 the Common Ground Learning Solutions and Southern Maine Community College (SMCC) at the South Portland Campus held the Renewable En