Conserve Maine Energy

Our Goal:

The Conserve Maine Energy campaign is dedicated to educating the public about energy efficiency and providing the necessary resources to lessen the high energy costs burdening economically disadvantaged Mainers.

Why?

Energy efficiency eliminates energy waste by using less energy to perform the same task (Environmental Energy Study Institute).  Economically disadvantaged people are more burdened by energy costs, spending 16.3% of their annual incomes on energy compared to 3.5% for other households (2014 ORNL study). Improving residential energy efficiency not only helps low-income households save money but also is the cheapest and often quickest way to reduce the use of fossil fuels and demand for energy imports.

Conserve Maine Energy Press Release



Download 2020 Press Release

July 20th E-Newsletter

Week One: Energy Efficiency Checklist

Week Two: Turn Off the Lights

Week Three: Phantom Power Loads

The Conserve Maine Energy campaign is hosting weekly neighborhood activities.  For a downloadable schedule and more information click here.

conservemaineenergy.org

c/o Maine Partnership for Environmental Stewardship

Maine Campus Compact
51 Westminster Street
Lewiston, Maine
04240

Email: info@conservemaineenergy.org

Phone: 207-753-6626

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