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Diesel Exhausts in the News Again

We all know that diesel exhaust is nasty…how often have you held your breath behind a big diesel truck or school bus you’ve been...

February 14, 2018

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Plastic Shopping Bags & Environmental Impact

Plastic shopping bags have been ubiquitous in our society since first being introduced in the late 1970s. They are made from oil and...

February 14, 2018

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Integrate Energy and Food Security

There is a growing need to integrate energy and food security into the orbit of public health. A precedent in central Maine can be in the...

November 18, 2017

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Harvest Month

For many, October is harvest month. Those with gardens are flooded with tomatoes, zucchini and squash, enough so they share generously with...

November 18, 2017

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Good incentives for home solar are needed

It is disappointing that our Governor vetoed LD 1504 this year. The proposed legislation would have replaced a bad policy adopted by the...

November 18, 2017

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CHOOSE TO REFUSE SINGLE-USE PLASTIC SHOPPING BAGS

Is a world without plastic possible or even desirable? I don’t think so. Certain plastics have obvious benefits, but so many plastics are...

November 18, 2017

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Waterville Volunteers Clean Up North Street Video

http://www.wabi.tv/content/news/Waterville-Volunteers-Help-Clean-Up-Litter-Along-North-Street-454337603.html...

November 16, 2017

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Waterville group looking into regulations on single-use bags

BY COLIN ELLIS Waterville might join the ranks of cities and towns across the state placing restrictions on single-use plastic bags....

July 25, 2017

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Sustain Mid Maine: Now is the right time for solar

Sustain Mid Maine: Now is the right time for solar People who invest now will begin saving hundreds of dollars. BY JOHN REUTHE AND SUSTAIN...

May 16, 2017

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COMMUNITY SOLAR FARMS CAN WORK FOR NEIGHBORHOODS

Cooperatively owned solar array produces clean power and feeds it into the power grid. As climate change threatens Maine’s economy and...

February 1, 2017

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