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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04/24/2014 - 12:32pm

Erik Wilkinson of ISO New England Steve Hinchman of GridSolar Dan Kelley of Woodward Curran and John Carroll of Iberdrola photo by Kay MannFollowing up on its March 2014 forum on the needs of and issues with the <

03/29/2014 - 9:16pm

Maine Governor Paul LePage photo by Kay MannOn March 20, 2014, The Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine, (E2Tech) hosted its annual Augusta forum for legislators, regulators, administration officials, businesses, and Mai

01/30/2014 - 11:28pm

Fred Horch of Brunswick Maine talks about living without using fossil fuels in Brunswick Maine photo by Kay MannOn Sunday, January 26, 2014, Fred Horch of Brunswick gave a talk entitled, "Clean Energy Independence: How the Horch Fa

01/23/2014 - 12:55pm

VolturnUS the first grid-tied floating wind turbine in the US designed by the University of Maine Engineering Department and licensed to Maine Aqua Ventus Photo courtesy of University of MaineOn January 16, 2014, t

01/06/2014 - 10:38pm

Gary Higginbottom of the Hydrogen Energy Center photo by Kay MannOn December 19 2013, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine (E2Tech) hosted a forum event at Brunswick Landing called, "Accelerating an Innovative &

12/02/2013 - 11:54am

diagram of a heat pump water heater by US Department of EnergyFederal tax credits of $300.00 on heat pump water heaters will expire on Dec. 31, 2013.

11/17/2013 - 4:26pm

VolturnUS is the University of Maines prototype floating offshore wind turbine and the nations first grid connected offshore wind turbine it is part of a larger coalition called Maine Aqua Ventus I GP LLC In response to public pressure,

11/17/2013 - 3:37pm

past winners of the MIT Clean Energy Prize courtesy of Massachusetts Institute of Technology On November 14, 2013, the US Department of Energy announced the opening of the

11/09/2013 - 12:57pm

Michael Stoddard Executive Director of Efficiency Maine Trust photo by Kay MannOn November 6, 2013, Efficiency Maine Trust (EMT) held its fourth annual symposium and awards ceremony in Portland.

10/23/2013 - 7:09pm

Tom Welch Chair of the Maine Public Utilities Commission photo by Kay MannEfficiency Maine is gathering some of the region’s foremost experts and vendors on heating equipment, industrial processes, and building envel