Peaks Renewables estimates the project's environmental impact will be equivalent to taking 6,500 cars off the road for every year it's in operation.
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After 70 years in business, the Skowhegan Drive-In movie theater will close for good after this weekend. General manager Chaz Wing says business has declined as more people watch movies through streaming services.
A pilot program is attempting to alleviate concerns raised about traffic and pedestrian safety when cruise ships come to Portland.
The USS Augusta will arrive in Eastport early next week to be commissioned into the U.S. Naval Fleet on Sept. 30. Currently the ship is sailing en route from the Alabama shipyard where the 419-foot long vessel was constructed. LCS-34 is the U.S. Navy's latest littoral combat ship designed for near-shore missions.
The Department of Environmental Protection's modified rule would require that planning be based on new dune maps created by Maine Geological Survey this year.
The University of Maine is a partner in the study to incorporate indigenous knowledge into modern science.
Scientists say one of the most effective ways for humans to reduce their personal carbon footprint is to cut back, or eliminate, air travel. The no-jet-set movement is relatively small, but some Mainers have stopped.
In an effort to achieve net zero carbon emissions by the year 2042, Bowdoin College is undertaking an ambitious plan to invest more than $100 million in renovations and a new electrified heating system for the campus.
Gorham, Scarborough, South Portland, and Westbrook strongly support the concept. But last summer the Portland City Council voted unanimously to ask the turnpike authority to stop work on the project.
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