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  • The future is electric and self-driving November 6, 2019
    The rise of electric vehicles (EVs) and autonomous vehicles (AVs) is inevitable, according to Jacob Schram, senior adviser for McKinsey and Co., New York. Before his time at McKinsey, Schram spent 22 years as the group president and CEO of Circle K Europe in Norway. He said he became convinced of the inevitability of EVs […]
  • Don Nichols joins Pro-Par team as New England sales manager November 6, 2019
    Pro-Par Inc. announced the arrival of Don Nichols to the Pro-Par Sales Team. Don will support the growth of the Sherbrooke business by commercializing the propane storage, distribution and transportation products that have been the hallmark of Pro-Par for more than 40 years.
  • ORPC awarded $3.9M to develop innovative hydropower turbines November 6, 2019
    The U.S. Department of Energy is awarding Ocean Renewable Power Co. of Portland a grant of $3,875,859 to further develop its innovative hydropower technology. The company will use the grant to develop hydropower turbines that fit the specific constraints of rivers, allowing them to be used in more remote areas, according to a news release.
  • St.Germain Collins: Final training sessions of the year November 6, 2019
    Have you and your environmental, health and safety (EHS) staff completed all your hazardous materials training requirements? The final three training sessions of 2019 at St.Germain Collins are: U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Shipping Hazardous Materials Training Thursday, Nov. 7 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. $445 per person Maine-Specific Hazardous and Universal Waste Training Wednesday, […]
  • Nov. 19 webinar: 'The Emotionally Intelligent Manager: Using Your Heart as Well As Your Head to Manage Effectively' November 6, 2019
    To manage effectively, you need to engage your emotional intelligence just as much as you engage yourself cerebrally. Using both our brain and our "gut" allows us to take all human factors into account. ComplianceIQ will host a webinar on Tuesday, Nov. 19, to go more into detail.
  • Veterans Count 'Salute Our Soldiers' breakfast set for Monday November 6, 2019
    Join Veterans Count at its Salute our Soldiers S.O.S. Breakfast on Monday, Nov. 11, beginning at 7:30 a.m. at DiMillos on the Water (25 Long Wharf) in Portland. The site of the beautiful Heroes Wall in time for Veterans Day, Veterans Count will honor local veterans, as well as have a guest speaker and local […]
  • Oil Heat Institute is now EMARI November 6, 2019
    The Oil Heat Institute of Rhode Island (OHIRI) has changed its name to the Energy Marketers Association of Rhode Island (EMARI). The trade group's board of directors voted in favor of the name change at its monthly meeting held last month at Maria's Cucina in Providence, Rhode Island.
  • Winter Weather Webinar takes place TODAY November 6, 2019
    Propane Gas Association of New England will present the Winter Weather Webinar TODAY, Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 2 p.m. Meteorologist John Bagioni of Fax-Alert Weather Service, LLC will be presenting his outlook for the upcoming winter.
  • Nov. 19 webinar: 'Risk Management Academy: Winter Driving Safety' November 6, 2019
    With the changing of the seasons, our driving risk also changes. Winter brings shorter days and treacherous weather. In a complimentary webinar on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 2 p.m. ET, Federated Insurance will discuss the risks of driving in rain, sleet, snow, ice, fog and wind. In addition, Federated Insurance will discuss how the lack […]
  • AEC webinar: 'Economics & Environmental Performance of Biodiesel vs. Electric Heat Pumps' November 6, 2019
    The major energy policy of northeastern state governments is to replace heating oil, propane and even natural gas home heating systems with electric heat pumps. State governments have preached to consumers that electric heat pumps are cheaper to run, more reliable, and cleaner than heating fuels. Join AEC and learn in a session on Monday, […]
  • Grill truck looking for a good home November 6, 2019
    Members, we are looking for a place to store our beloved monster grill truck this winter. If you have extra space and are willing to store for us, please let us know! No one wants to be left out in the cold.
  • Upcoming classes November 6, 2019
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  • MEMA Health Trust rates reduced again! November 6, 2019
    The MEMA Health Trust is happy to announce several pieces of good news as we approach the January 2020 renewal. Our health trust continues to perform well and control costs, and our members are the direct beneficiaries of that performance. Medical rates will be decreasing for 2020 and most participants will see a premium holiday […]
  • It's time to register for the Dealer Meetings! November 6, 2019
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