Heating Oil Industry Commits to Net-Zero Emissions By 2050

Heating Oil Industry Commits to Net-Zero Emissions By 2050

This first appeared in NEFI's September 17th News Article  PROVIDENCE, RI — The Northeast’s heating oil industry has resolved to achieve net-zero carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2050. This ambitious goal was set at the Northeast Industry Summit held during the 2019...

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Commitment to Community~ A.E. Robinson Steps Up to Community

Commitment to Community~ A.E. Robinson Steps Up to Community

“Time and money go a long way in a little community and that is exactly what A.E. Robinson and Energy Kinetics have been able to offer.” The conversation begins in the backroom of the Piscataquis Regional YMCA in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine.  It might seem like it is in the...

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U.S. Department of Labor Scales Back Obama Overtime Rule

U.S. Department of Labor Scales Back Obama Overtime Rule

NFCH-19-01 The United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued its long-awaited final rulemaking on employee overtime pay this week. The final rule updates earnings thresholds that must be reached to exempt executive, administrative, or professional employees from the...

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2019 Northern New England Energy Conference a BIG Success

2019 Northern New England Energy Conference a BIG Success

Click here to go the Northern New England Energy Conference website and see 2019 photo archive The Maine Energy Marketers Association and The Energy Marketers Association of New Hampshire are proud to report that we just had our most successful year ever. From Sunday,...

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Can Maine Afford Workers Comp “Reform”?

One of the pending bills on workers’ compensation is the imposition of a cost of living adjustment (COLA) for claims after three years.  It is a classic example of how and why Maine’s laws cripple the state’s economy. On its face, a COLA...

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Electrification – Bees Knees or Frankenstein?

Electrification – Bees Knees or Frankenstein?

If the magic sustainable energy goal is electrification: The additional electricity will be generated by natural gas – a fossil fuel. Solar and Wind do not have the density nor reliability to actually produce. Not to mention the cost. Today let’s discuss if we really...

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Testimony of Jamie Py – LD 1464

Testimony of Jamie Py – LD 1464

April 17, 2019 President of the Maine Energy Marketers Association BEFORE THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE ON Utilities, Energy, and Technology In Opposition to LD 1464. Senator  Lawrence, Representative Berry, and members of the Utilities, Energy and Technology ...

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MEMA and MTEC Out and About

MEMA and MTEC Out and About

Last week was a busy week for MEMA & MTEC. Between job fairs, school tours, and the NECSEMA trade show in Worcester, Mass. NECSEMA Bath College & Career Fair [gallery size="full" type="square"...

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