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The return of the electric car

By Travis Ritchie It seems that 2017 is the year for the return of the electric car in America, with…

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Railcyclers: a family outing with a twist

Here’s a way to enjoy a scenic bike ride, without the bike: the newly re-opened RailCyclers provides foot-pedaled, open-air “railcycle”…

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You CAN get there from here: public transport comes of age

If you’ve taken the bus in greater Portland recently you may have noticed some changes, including the addition of real…

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You CAN get there from here: Maine’s growing electric vehicle infrastructure

By Barry Woods I’VE BEEN AN UNREPENTANT advocate of plug in electric vehicles since 2009. It was then that I…

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Electric Vehicle Charging in Maine

Considering an electric vehicle for your next car? With recent advances in battery technology and range, affordable lease options, and growing…

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Lessons from a LEAF owner

Lessons from a LEAF owner

By Heather Chandler I became the proud owner of an all electric Nissan LEAF in April, 2014. I have a…

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Driving Electric

Charging into a new energy future in Maine By Barry Woods Since their re-introduction in 2011, electric vehicles have been captivating…

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Driving electric: An elegant energy solution for Maine

By Barry Woods, Director of Electric Mobility NE Mainers use a lot of oil compared to our neighbors. We devote a…

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Maine’s chefs take healthy, local eats to the streets

By Lisa Wolff Maine’s foodie entrepreneurs are quickly catching on to the low-overhead joy of cooking up street food from…

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ISLAND EXPLORER: Car-free travel on Mt. Desert Island

ISLAND EXPLORER: Car-free travel on Mt. Desert Island

By Carey Kish Acadia National Park is one of the busiest parks in the United States, attracting nearly three million…

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