Ideas to Save on Home Energy

April 15, 2022

Little Changes Can Add Up to Surprising SavingsBetween high inflation and skyrocketing energy prices, just about everyone is looking for ways to save money. With heating and cooling comprising a big chunk of your total …

Why Have Propane and Oil Prices Gone Up?

March 14, 2022

Understanding the Energy Markets and Price FluctuationsWhile dealing with higher propane and heating oil prices can be frustrating and downright painful at times, try to take comfort in the fact that propane and heating oil both …

Biofuel Made in the Great State of Maine

February 14, 2022

Green Fuel for the Future Sees Local GrowthMaine is one of the states at the forefront of the growth of biofuels, and Mainers will benefit with jobs as well as cleaner-burning home heating fuels like …

How To Save Money on Heating Your Home

January 17, 2022

Look Beyond Your Home Heating SystemWhen trying to find ways to save money and conserve energy, you should think of your entire Maine home as a system. That system has three main parts: The building envelope …

Common Heating Mistakes To Avoid

December 13, 2021

Smart & Safe Ways to Save Money During Winters in MaineEveryone wants to save money on heat, especially when temperatures dive into the single digits and the wind chill factor makes us want to stay …

Propane Heat vs. Electric Heat

November 15, 2021

What Keeps You Warmer?There has been a push in recent years to make electricity the default energy choice for everything in our homes. These efforts are based on the inaccurate claim that this all-electrification movement …

EL 100, a New Biofuel, Will be Made in Maine

October 11, 2021

Biofine Developments Northeast Inc. of Bangor, recently announced that it has reached a tentative agreement to locate its new multi-phase biofuels refinery on a former mill site in Lincoln, Me. The facility is expected to …

Should I Repair or Replace My Heating Oil System?

September 7, 2021

At some point, you will need to decide if you should spend money to repair your heating oil system or replace it with a more efficient and modern heating oil furnace or oil boiler. While …

Propane and America’s Clean Energy Future

August 24, 2021

As a result of its high efficiency, propane is a cost-effective choice for your Maine home. You’ll see the benefits of this with your fuel costs, especially if you use propane to run appliances, like …

In the World of Zero-Carbon Emissions, What Is EL 100?

July 19, 2021

Short for ethyl levulinate, EL 100 is a new biofuel we can look forward to in the near future. It’s created through the processing of woody fiber waste that comes out of lumber and paper …