Explore renewable energy and energy efficiency in Maine through projects and activities, statistics, maps, news, and policies.
Learn about projects and activities the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is supporting to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy in Maine.
Discover how much energy Maine consumes and how much electricity it generates in total and from renewables.
Find maps of Maine showing its biomass, solar, wind, geothermal, and hydropower resources.
Policies, Rebates, and Incentives
For information about policies, rebates, and incentives for saving energy and promoting renewable energy development, visit:
- Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency website
- Maine laws and incentives for alternative fuels and advanced vehicles
August 29, 2013
Maine Gets $1 Million Grant for Offshore Wind-Wave Generation System
The University of Maine, along with partners Maine Maritime Academy, and the Energy Department's Sandia National Laboratories and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, received nearly $1 million grant to design and construct a multidirectional wind-wave generating system. More