More than a couple bankers and government agents are trying to offer us cheap loans for weatherization and efficient ice boxes and all.  I'll confess to indulging in a chest freezer for my deer meat.

Financial Blog Posts

The Financial Side of Clean Energy

It's going to take a lot of investment monies to power this shift to clean energy.  With "green loans", tax incentives, grants and direct investments, Mainers can put  together the financing they need.  We'll keep you up to date on all the options as they come and go. 

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08/28/2015 - 5:32pm

 A custom retirement home with solar hot water and electric at Highland Greens image courtesy of Sea Coast ManagementOne net zero school, three senior living communities, more than 600 residents, a 10 year business p

08/28/2015 - 4:58pm

Image of Kathleen Meil courtesy of Evergreen Home PerformanceFive Mainers plan to join a diverse group of leaders from across the country gathering in Washington, D.C.

08/28/2015 - 4:36pm
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A contestant in the Maine Junior Solar Sprint hosted by the Maine Energy Education Program prepares her solar car for competition image courtesy of MEEPIn July, the Maine Energy Education Prog

07/31/2015 - 8:24pm

solarize Brunswick logo courtesy of solarize BrunswickNot to be out-shone by neighboring Freeport, the Brunswick town council recently approved an easy and affordable way for Brunswick residents and businesse

07/31/2015 - 6:57pm

Sue Jones of Community Energy Partners photo by Kay MannOn July 10, 2015, Greater Portland Council of Governments hosted a workshop entitled, "Maximizing Opportunities in Renewable Energy Development for Farmers, Agricultural Produce

07/01/2015 - 12:24pm
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Alan Caron, photo courtesy of Envision MaineOn June 12, 2015, Envision Maine convened an unprecedented gathering of some of Maine’s largest chambers of commerce, environmental, energy and research organizations to explore the changes th

05/29/2015 - 1:55pm

Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster logoSmall, innovative businesses in Maine that are working on energy storage technologies will be interested to know that there is support available through the Northeast Electrochemical Energy

04/13/2015 - 10:42am

Maine House of Representatives Chamber image courtesy of Maine LegislatureMaine has one of the strongest renewable portfolio standards (RPS) in the country, requiring 40 percent of total electric supply to come from renewabl