As many years as I've been heating with cordwood, I’m getting just a wee bit tired of splitting and stacking and carrying it all here and there.  Those folks with the pellet delivery trucks might just have something there.

Wood Heat Blog Posts

WOOD HEAT: A MAINE TRADITION

Mainers have been heating with wood since forever, and it is a no-brainer since we have so much wood available.  The new wood pellet heat technologies offer another way to go about using wood for heat.  Let's hear from the experts on wood heat and also from the users about their experience with it.

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06/23/2015 - 9:36am

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

01/25/2015 - 5:19pm

The government energy policy panel photo by Kay MannGovernor Paul LePage has placed energy cost reduction at the top of his agenda in his second term.

01/04/2015 - 7:48pm

USDA logo courtesy of USDAOn December 29, 2014, the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) final rule and Notice of Solicitation of Applications (NOSA) was published in the Federal Register.

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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

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

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