Category: In The News

Viability of Alternatives to Driving in Rural Areas
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Viability of Alternatives to Driving in Rural Areas

New bus service in Presque Isle, Maine, is attempting to prove the viability of transit in a smaller community. Six months ago, residents of Presque Isle, Maine, had few good options for getting around their small but sprawling city other than by car. Now, a fledgling bus service is expanding there as it begins its...

New incentives build on Governor Mills’ 100,000 heat pump goal to help create jobs, save Maine people money, and fight climate change
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New incentives build on Governor Mills’ 100,000 heat pump goal to help create jobs, save Maine people money, and fight climate change

Author: Erin Keller (NewsCenterMaine), January 13, 2020 Governor Janet Mills visited F.W. Webb Company in Augusta on January 14 to announce new financial incentives designed to expand the use of high-performance, energy-efficient heat pumps in Maine on January 14. The incentives will advance the Governor’s initiative to install 100,000 heat pumps in Maine homes by...