That tide just runs like the dickens all up and down the coast here, especially the further you get down towards Eastport.

Water Power Blog Posts

POWER FROM WATER: AN OCEAN OF POSSIBILITIES

Maine has many ways to get power from water.  Just a few of them are: hydropower, tidal power and ocean wave power.  We will bring you conversations with experts on all of these and more.  If you are an expert on a water-power technology, or if you have questions for Maine's experts on these technologies, please join in the conversation here.

Ocean Renewable Power Company's beta tidal turbine generator

Ocean Renewable Power Company's Beta Power Generation Turbine Unit, made from composite materials

 
 
11/03/2014 - 10:32pm

Illustration of Prototype OCGe Device tested in OCGen Module Mooring Project photo courtesy of ORPCOcean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) of Portland, Maine announced on October 29, 2014 that it has concluded

10/28/2014 - 11:28am
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

09/07/2014 - 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

08/10/2014 - 11:08am

Made in Maine emblem courtesy of Maine Day websiteTo the advocates and organizers of GreenEnergyMaine.com – I am responding to a question from your illustrious Publisher Kay Mann.

06/25/2014 - 10:41pm

Jeff Marks of E2Tech selects questions from the panel at the forum on June 19, 2014 photo by Kay MannOn June 19, 2014 as part of Maine Startup & Create Week, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council (E2Tech) hosted a

05/22/2014 - 9:28pm

Lisa Pohlmann, Stacey Fitts, John Cleveland, Tom Saviello, Michael Cuzzi and Dan Demerritt speak on the policy panel at E2Tech  in Portland, Maine.The 126th Maine Legislature and its committees considered a diverse portfolio of enviro

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 <

04/01/2014 - 12:43pm

On April 1, 2014, Maine's Sustainability Solutions Initiative at the Senator George J. Mitchell Center presented a daylong session on "Maine's Energy Future" at the 2014 Maine Water & Sustainability Conference, held at the Augusta Civic Center. The Chair of the session was Dr. Caroline Noblet, University of Maine School of Economics.