Category Archives: Alternative Fuel Updates

GPCOG & Maine Clean Communities’ LEAF Making the Rounds

By Dawn De Busk

Staff Writer

NAPLES — The electric car has been making the rounds.

In July, employees at the Casco Town Office got to take the Nissan Leaf for a spin. Also, Casco borrowed the car during the … Read More

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EV DC Fast Chargers Installed in South Portland, Ribbon Cutting Event a Success!

EV DC Fast Chargers Installed in South Portland, Ribbon Cutting Event a Success!
No charge to charge your EV

GPCOG/Maine Clean Communities joined community leaders and EV enthusiasts to unveil a new charging station that not only cuts down on … Read More

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Charging Station for Electric Cars Opens, Sparks Interest in Portland Area

Charging Station for Electric Cars Opens, Sparks Interest in Portland Area

By David Harry, The Forecaster

PORTLAND, Maine — Turning over a new leaf has worked well for Scarborough resident Marc Lausier.

“I can say with confidence that I’ll … Read More

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Maine Clean Communities is Featured in the Summer Edition of Fuels Fix Magazine!

The Summer Edition of Fuels Fix
On-line Magazine Features
Maine Clean Communities!
Maine Clean Communities has made its way into the
Fuels Fix summer edition!

(article is on page 27)

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National Drive Electric Week – Sunday, September 21st

National Drive Electric Week 
 Sunday, September 21st
Maine Event to be held at
South Portland Community Center
21 Nelson Rd., South Portland

 Jennifer Puser and Adam Lee at the 2013 National Plug-In Day

 

National Drive Electric Week is a nationwide … Read More

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Natural Gas Vehicles: The Here and Now Technology: A Workshop for New England

Natural Gas Vehicles: The Here and Now Technology:  A Workshop for New England
October, 2nd New Hampshire
November 20th, Rhode Island 

The New England Regional Clean Cities Coalitions are holding FREE one-day workshops for fleets on compressed natural gas (CNG).  … Read More

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EV DC Fast Charger Ribbon Cutting and Celebration of CMP’s EV Pilot Program

EV DC Fast Charger Ribbon Cutting and Celebration of CMP’s EV Pilot Program

Thursday, July 24th 11 a.m.
South Portland Community Center
21 Nelson Rd, South Portland, ME 

Ribbon Cutting, Speakers and Ride and Drive Opportunities!

Speakers featuring:
Sara Burnes, … Read More

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FREE Biodiesel Workshop for Diesel Mechanics at SMCC – Oct. 7th, 2014

FREE Biodiesel Workshop for Diesel Mechanics
and Tour of Maine Standard Biofuels
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
Workshop from 8 a.m. to Noon
Tour begins at 1 p.m.

Southern Maine Community College
Automotive Technology Center
Downstairs Classroom
123 McKernan Drive
South … Read More

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Propane Infrastructure Webinar August 12th 1 p.m.

Want To Learn More About How Much a Propane Fueling Station Costs?  

Clean Cities Propane
Infrastructure Webinar
August 12th from 1:00-2:30 pm

Curtis Donaldson from CleanFUEL USA will present an overview of the key components of a propane station, how … Read More

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Portland’s First EV DC Fast Charger Installed at Fore Street Garage

Portland’s First EV DC Fast Charger Installed at Fore Street Garage

GPCOG and Maine Clean Communities’ Nissan LEAF first to charge!

GPCOG/Maine Clean Communities was the first to try out Portland’s first DC Fast Charger EV charging station this month.… Read More

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