Maine

Maine

Northeastern States Map the Challenges of Electrification

The only way to achieve climate targets in the Northeast is to start electrifying transportation and heating to a high level. According to the report “Action Plan to Accelerate Strategic Electrification in the Northeast,” a committee of over 30 stakeholders is laying the groundwork for a massive revamp of the region’s electric power consumption to meet climate goals.

Maine Articles

External News

Tesla Slashes Prices on Home Solar Systems to Spur Sales

Tesla has cut prices on its residential solar systems by as much as 25 percent in a bid to lift lagging sales after the company streamlined its sales and marketing organization, a company official told Reuters.
External News

Opportunity Zones: A $100-Billion Investment for the Clean Economy?

The United States Department of the Treasury has issued proposed guidance related to the new Opportunity Zone tax incentive. The tax benefit, created by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, is designed to spur economic development and job creation by encouraging long-term investments in economically distressed communities nationwide.

Maine Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 9.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 5.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
31 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
13 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
11 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

of people in Maine support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 812,041 of 957,066 adults)

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