In address, Gov. Mills vows Maine will be carbon neutral by 2045, and challenges others

“…Maine won’t wait. Will you?”

Thank you, Governor Janet Mills!

Maine Schools Going Solar – Not Only To Protect Environment But To Boost Bottom Lines

Youth voices are moving climate and energy policy — both regionally by example and statewide through effective advocacy. This is how change happens.

Hubbell praises students’ climate action

“…Students have been active in social and political causes before.

“But their recent level of engagement in the issue of climate change is something special, state Rep. Brian Hubbell, said at the celebration of the completion of the solar energy project at Mount Desert Island High School last Wednesday.

“This feels different … to have …

Free community college program teaches next generation of Maine loggers

On Friday, my colleagues on the Appropriations Committee and I got to visit this program outside of Stratton, talk with the students, and observe their remarkable skills with mechanized logging operations.

The relatively modest state investment in this partnership between the Maine Community College System and the Professional Logging Contractors of Maine appears to be …