Scarborough High School, East Brown Cow Management Take Top Honors at 2016 eco-Excellence Awards

Awards Honor Individuals, Organizations or Businesses Who Demonstrated Commitment to Environmental Sustainability in 2015 PORTLAND, MAINE – (March 24, 2016)…

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Expert Conversation: Scott Libby of Royal River Heat Pumps

With the Winter chill in the air, we decided to catch up with Scott Libby, owner of Royal River Heat…

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A Word with the Boss: Her eco-friendly guide to Maine sustains itself

Heather Chandler publishes the 10th edition of her annual SunriseGuide just in time for Christmas. On December 17, 2015, SunriseGuide…

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Portland’s new urban healthy living community

409 Cumberland combines healthy living and an urban location to create a community in Portland unlike any other. Located on…

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ACT LOCALLY: Help Support Your County’s Extension Activities

Falmouth, ME—Your Cumberland County Extension Association has openings for people to serve on their board. Extension programs are run by…

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Efficiency Maine Rebates Spur Record Number of Heat Pump Water Heater Installations

Efficiency Maine Rebates Spur Record Number of Heat Pump Water Heater Installations

(AUGUSTA) – Since July 1, 2013, a record number of Maine homeowners have installed high-efficiency heat pump water heaters using…

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Our Changing Climate: A current look at the science and mitigation of global climate change

Our Changing Climate: A current look at the science and mitigation of global climate change

By Lora Winslow, MELP, Environmental Advocate With 2012 being the hottest year on record in the United States and recent…

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Efficiency Maine Launches New Incentives for Home Heating Solutions

Efficiency Maine Launches New Incentives for Home Heating Solutions

Augusta, ME — September 18, 2013 Efficiency Maine is rolling out a new suite of incentives to help Maine homeowners reduce…

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Portland Water District Launches Grant Program for Water Bottle Filling Fountain Installations In Community

Portland, ME — 08/29/13 Today the Portland Water District (PWD) announces the creation of a grant program which offers free…

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Mainers Urged to Sign Up for Free Disposal of Banned, Unusable Pesticides

Mainers are urged to take advantage of a free opportunity to dispose of banned or unusable pesticides that they may…

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