TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE LIVING PRACTICES IN THE MID MAINE REGION

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Permaculture in Maine

Permaculture (1974 in Australia) and Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA 1971) were conceived during the time of peak...

November 5, 2015

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Is Solar for You?

The prospect of reduced energy prices over the next 12 months has not dampened interest or enthusiasm for solar power. Certainly the idea...

October 13, 2015

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How Sustainable Transportation Is Human Powered

There is no doubt that burning fossil fuels is heating up the planet. One literal avenue to reducing our carbon footprint is to take a few...

September 8, 2015

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Where do recycled materials go?

By Geoff Hill & Ross Nason Ever wonder what happens to all those newspapers, cans, bottles, and plastic that you dutifully collect and...

August 11, 2015

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How is Maine Doing for Carbon Dioxide Emissions Reduction?

A number of recent reports, coming from very different perspectives, have made a strong case for current action to diminish the risks posed...

July 7, 2015

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Sustaining a Healthy Climate: NOW AND IN OUR GEOLOGICAL HISTORY

Our climate has been stable for the last 12,000 years, but geological history shows that the earth’s climate and atmosphere have...

June 9, 2015

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Climate Change Threatens Maine’s Economy

As climate change threatens Maine’s economy and way of life in countless ways, it is vital that we embrace and encourage new forms of...

May 12, 2015

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Public Transit Continues to Grow and So Does the Demand

In 2011, KVCAP launched a new and improved public transit system in the Augusta-Waterville corridor called Kennebec Explorer that featured...

April 14, 2015

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Sustaining Independence

For many people in Maine, public transit and coordinated sustainable community initiatives are vague concepts that apply to larger cities,...

March 10, 2015

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Snowfalls can Clue you in to Attic Insulation Needs

Snowstorms can be beautiful. Some are a nuisance. But here’s a way to consider some snowstorms as a friend with a message for you. In the...

February 10, 2015

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