News & Events

NESEA Green Building Open House Tours

From 10am-4pm on October 5th dozens of homes in Maine will have their doors open for visitors to see and learn about energy efficiency and renewable energy. The tour is a tremendous learning opportunity for homeowners interested in reducing energy use and installing efficiency measures.   For a full listing of Maine homes open on October 5th, visit the NESEA…


EnerPHit and Deep Energy Retrofit Forum

PassivhausMAINE is hosting a Forum highlighting Passive House renovations Friday, September 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Portland Public Library.  Chris Corson of Ecocor will share experiences from his single-family renovation in Northport, Maine.  Brooklyn-based, 475, will talk about a townhouse renovation and Boston based, Paul Eldrencamp, from Byggmeister, will present case studies from a single, duplex…


Efficiency Maine Board Meeting

The next meeting of the Efficiency Maine Trust Board will be held on Thursday September 26th, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m., at the Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce at 50 Elm Street, Waterville, ME.  Click here for the agenda.

Solar PV Training

Kennebec Valley Community College is offering an online course is geared toward individuals who are interested in developing their understanding of solar PV technology.   The course content is presented at an introductory level and is an important first step for any student that wants to enter the solar PV industry. The course begins September 16th. Find out more here.

Maine Solid Fuel Exam Preparation Course

Kennebec Valley Community College will be offering the Maine Solid Fuel Exam Preparation Course on September 7, 14 and 21 from 8-5pm each day in KVCC’s Energy Service and Technology Center Lab  located in Fairfield, Maine. This 3- day course is designed for professionals who have a strong background in heating, engineering, or architecture who want to expand their knowledge…