News & Press


January 9, 2018
Letter to the editor: Maine close to missing out on huge potential of wind energy


September 6, 2017
Developers preparing permitting application for massive Fairfield solar project

August 10, 2017
Maine ranks in Top 10 nationally in installed wind energy capacity

June 12, 2017
Maine wind power's next phase will be strange for firms used to competing

May 18, 2017
Residents support wind power in Gulf of Maine

April 1, 2017
The New Clean Industrial Revolution

March 2, 2017
Maine's renewable energy production surges with opening of 2 new wind farms

February 3, 2017
Biomass power benefits Maine


September 12, 2016
Far cheaper wind power forecast as turbines get enormous

August 18, 2016
Our summer work showed us how important it is to protect Maine from climate change

August 11, 2016
Wind Power Taking Off in New England

July 22, 2016
Wind power strengthens Maine's communities

July 7, 2016
Wind output to grid gets key upgrade

May 27, 2016
UMaine wind power project back in running for major federal grant

May 19, 2016
Maine advances in national clean tech rankings

February 16, 2016
Maine Voices: Aroostook County energy projects would power more than electrical grid

February 1, 2016
Wind, Sun and Fire

January 10, 2016
Mainers, it's time for a New Year's resolution for our climate


December 10, 2015
Wind power 'critical' to combating climate change, advocacy group says

December 6, 2015
Maine's emphasis on clean energy, environment pays off

December 3, 2015
Wind power supporters release report

November 22, 2015
Spurned in Maine, wind farm to float in Scotland

October 19, 2015
OUR OPINION: Wind power deal a compromise that protects land

October 18, 2015
Maine's leadership on climate change helps lower energy costs, too

September 27, 2015
Maine's wind investment is worth it - even if wind doesn't always blow

September 18, 2015
Completed wind farm to continue providing economic benefits to Oakfield

August 10, 2015
Analysis: Wind power taking off in U.S.

August 6, 2015
Wind project near Bridgewater to grow industry employment

July 18, 2015
Clean Power Plan will help us breathe easier

July 1, 2015
SunEdison starts construction for 185-MW Bingham Wind project in Maine

June 4, 2015
Developing clean energy is one way we can help Mainers breathe easy

May 30, 2015
Turning Maine into region's economic and environmental crown jewel

May 5, 2015
Report highlights benefits of wind power in Maine

April 23, 2015
On energy, lower prices can't be Maine's (and LePage's) sole guiding principle

March 4, 2015
Bingham wind project gets go-ahead

February 5, 2015
New wind farm offers big bucks to Osborn

February 4, 2015
Maine's energy future lies with our resources: wood, wind, water, sun

January 11, 2015
Working to secure Maine's energy future

January 8, 2015
Clean Energy from New Northern Maine Wind Project to Reach Southern Maine and New England

January 6, 2015
Wind power expected to create jobs in Maine, 2015


December 11, 2014
Maine needs a wind energy tax credit extension for a clean, healthy future

December 9, 2014
Study: Clean energy to be $1.9B industry in Maine by 2023

November 24, 2014
New EPA report could be a boon to Maine biomass energy producers

November 6, 2014
Wind turbine noise not linked to health problems, Health Canada finds

October 29, 2014
Vestas Stays On Duty At Kibby Wind Farm In Maine

October 26, 2014
Maine Voices: Climate change more an opportunity than a threat

October 5, 2014
Maine facing energy challenges and opportunities

September 16, 2014
Our View: Renewable energy could spark Maine’s economy

September 12, 2014
Maine Renewable Energy Association Endorses Michaud in Race for Governor

September 11, 2014
Frankfort will see wind farm’s benefits, but so will the rest of Maine

September 10, 2014
Maine group gets grant for wind power technology

September 9, 2014
Maine’s largest wind farm gets final OK

August 29, 2014
Oakfield Wind Farm Project Moving Right Along...Will Be Completed By End Of 2015

August 25, 2014
Our View: Stalled gas pipeline shows need for energy diversity

August 17, 2014
Skowhegan State Fair runs on clean energy

August 15, 2014
First Wind to Host Reception Honoring Maine Students That Received Scholarships Through 2014 Program

August 4, 2014
ReEnergy to Resume Operations at Biomass-to-Energy Facility in Ashland, ME

July 7, 2014
Emera, CMP agree to work together on wind power transmission projects

June 17, 2014
Maine Voices: Proposed regulation of greenhouse gas would benefit nation, world, Maine

June 15, 2014
Sea Change: Counting the ways Maine gains from renewable power

April 1, 2014
Maine Legislature rejects Governor's attempt to change Wind Energy Law

February 19, 2014
Maine wind project wins support of conservation groups

February 3, 2014
Wind is state's best bet for renewable energy

January 23, 2014
First Wind marks five-year anniversary of its Stetson Wind project

January 14, 2014
Renewable energy project powers up


December 5, 2013
Environmental board rejects challenges to Hancock wind farm permits

December 5, 2013
Wind turbines, wildlife can coexist in Maine, report says

December 4, 2013
Maine wind project could create 340 jobs, $120 million in investment

November 20, 2013
Report: Maine Benefiting from Wind Power

November 3, 2013
Now competitive, wind power could advance LePage’s energy agenda

August 17, 2013
Power grid upgrade will help ensure delivery of cleaner electricity

June 13, 2013
Why wind energy is right for Aroostook County

May 9, 2013
LePage wants wind energy goals out of Maine law

March 29, 2013
DEP Talks Turbine Proposal With Aurora Residents

March 24, 2013
Visual impact standard for wind power not in law

March 21, 2013
Citizen board reverses DEP rejection of wind power project

February 17, 2013
Wind Power, Snowmobilers Link Up In Maine

January 24, 2013
Maine offshore wind project gets key approval

January 23, 2013
Another View: Maine economy will benefit from wind power tax credit extension

January 15, 2013
First Wind gambles on PTC extension - and wins


December 25, 2012
Wind farm projects looking up in Maine

November 25, 2012
Snowmobile trails would link Maine wind farms

November 17, 2012
A vote for an 'all-of-the-above' energy policy

November 1, 2012
First Offshore Turbine for U.S. Begins Feeding Power to Maine's Grid

September 27, 2012
Maine Renewable Energy Association Cites Economic and Job Data from Existing Maine Energy Policy

September 26, 2012
Maine Renewable Energy Association endorses Angus King in the US Senate race

September 4, 2012
Bull Hill wind power project nears completion

June 15, 2012
Clean energy investments support Maine jobs

March 30, 2012
Blowing in the wind: Maine's energy past and future

March 5, 2012
Sea floor turbine set to go Down East

January 22, 2012
New rules could boost region's renewable power

January 9, 2012
Wind forums this week in Freeport, Augusta


November 26, 2011
Construction begins on new Maine transmission line

October 5, 2011
Board approves eastern Maine wind project

July 24, 2011
2 wind projects under way in Maine this summer

March 30, 2011
Wind firm eyes Oakfield, Rumford


Sep 11, 2010
Biomass industry fears EPA ruling

Sep 5, 2010
Maine Voices: Tale of the tree turns a new leaf

Jul 2, 2010
Survey shows 88% support level for wind power in Maine

Jun 29, 2010
Maine full of gusto for wind power, survey finds