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Sundog Solar Makes Sustainable Music at Snow Pond

A solar feat with and a portent of things to come

Micheal Franti Concert at Bowl in the Pines. (Snow Pond)

George Harvey

Snow Pond Center for the Arts is a truly remarkable place. It sits in Sidney, Maine, a town with a population of 4,650, in the central part of […]

Maine Solar Solutions Partners with Habitat for Humanity

Sam Zuckerman (on left), owner of Maine Solar Solutions with Gaberiel, Alicia and Derek Harmon along with Amy Nucci, executive director of Habitat for Humanity. (Emily Ferrick, The Climate Initiative)

Introduced by George Harvey

In the pages of Green Energy Times, we have mentioned before that Sam Zuckerman and his company, Maine Solar […]

Efficiency Maine Offers $100 Rebate on Home Weatherization Products to Help Maine People Save Money This Winter

Efficiency Maine kicked off a special promotion to raise awareness about resources that will help Maine homeowners and tenants stay warm and manage their heating bills during the upcoming winter heating season.

Efficiency Maine announced it has launched a limited-time $100 “DIY” Winter Prep Rebate, which will reimburse […]

Efficiency Maine Hosts Press Event in Norridgewock to Launch New Funding Opportunity for Small Municipalities

What: Efficiency Maine will host a press event at the Norridgewock Fire Station on Tuesday, August 30, at 1 p.m. to launch a new grant opportunity for small municipalities with fewer than 5,000 residents to make energy upgrades to town buildings.

This new promotion will rely on a […]

Efficiency Maine Announces Funding to Expand Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure in Rural Communities


A new initiative from Efficiency Maine will further expand the coverage of the state’s electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure by supporting installation of public EV chargers in rural communities. This is the first of a series of planned EV charging infrastructure incentives from Efficiency Maine using $8 million allocated by Governor […]

ReVision Energy’s Apprenticeship Program

Top: The ReVision Energy Electrical Apprenticeship Program (REEAP) hosted new solar installers from ME, NH, and MA at the South Portland branch for REEAP’s new PV101 training. Bottom: Led by REEAP Coordinator Ben Rubins, Safety Director Brad Costigan, Journeyperson Electrician Evan Provencher, and Journeyperson Electrician Caleb Turner, new electrical apprentices got dedicated time to […]

Efficiency Maine Introduces Free Virtual Consultations to Help Businesses Considering Energy-Efficiency Projects

Commercial rebate recipients share building improvement success stories

Efficiency Maine has been providing incentives to businesses and institutions around the state to upgrade their building systems, and recently began offering free virtual consultations for businesses interested in learning more about how to get started on an energy-efficiency project.

“There’s never been […]

Islesboro Community Energy Jamboree

Saturday, May 21 10:30-3;00 Islesboro. Maine Community Center Intersection of Mill Creek and Pendleton Point Roads

This Midcoast Maine energy event will bring people together a schedule of energy exploration and energy efficiency, sharing experiences, answering questions and exchanging energy ideas.

Energy professionals, tradespeople and vendors will explain about and exchange […]

Maine Businesses Launch Pathway to Clean Energy

South Portland’s one-megawatt solar array at the City’s capped landfill (929 Highland Avenue) came online in October 2017. ReVision Energy installed the 2,944 photovoltaic panels on the 34-acre former landfill, which is behind the City’s transfer station and new public services facility. (Photo: ReVision Energy).

How about committing your business […]

Efficiency Maine Provides Fifth EV Educational Video in Series

What: Efficiency Maine today launched another electric vehicle (EV) educational video — “Ways to Pay for EV Charging” — featuring Maine humorist and car enthusiast Tim Sample. The quasi-state agency has produced a series of educational videos that appear on newly redesigned Efficiency Maine web pages. The short, 2- to 4-minute videos […]