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  1. I am sad to see this environmentally sound way of making electricity be eliminated by our town.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    ... structure. Sawyer restored the hydropower plant by 1988, and produced electrical power, which he sold to Central Maine Power, for 20 years. In 2007, Sawyer offered to donate the dam and power plant to the town of Camden at no cost. His contract with ...


  2. About 5,000 remain without power after snowstorm StellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Repair crews from Emera Maine and Central Maine Power worked all day Wednesday to restore power to the nearly 37,000 customers after snowstorm Stella dumped heavy snow that took down power lines across the state. Central Maine Power restored power to most of the 29,415 customers who lost power in Tuesday's nor'easter.


  3. Southern Maine hit hardest in Pine Tree State power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | WVII

    ... by the time the sun rose this morning. Most of those were in the southern portion of the state where Central Maine Power has been working to restore electricity to almost 30,000 customers. Emera Maine had more than 7,000 of its own outages. Most of ...


  4. China News: Three topics on agenda for March 20 meetingRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | Town Line

    ... or rejected at town meeting, include adding new areas in town as potential development areas; adding the Central Maine Power Company substation on Route 3 as a new revenue source; and extending the program to 30 years instead of 20 years. At the 7 ...


  5. Nearly 37,000 Mainers without power following winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    The heavy snow that fell Tuesday took down power lines across the state, knocking out power to nearly 37,000, according to Emera Maine and Central Maine Power. Central Maine Power had 29,415 customers without power at 6 a.m., with a majority - nearly 24,000 - in York County, according to their website.


  6. Midcoast lens: Winter rages onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    ... due to the impending blizzard March 14. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham) Numerous crews from Fairpoint and Central Maine Power were seen at various points throughout a venture around the Midcoast March 14. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)


  7. UPDATEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Republican Journal

    Offices are closing and events around Waldo County are being rescheduled because of the nor'easter expected to continue into tomorrow. Maine Emergency Management Agency and Central Maine Power Co.


  8. More than 5,000 Bath area customers lose powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    More than 5,000 Central Maine Power customers in the Bath area lost electricity Monday morning due to problems with a transmission line outside a north Bath substation. About 5,168 accounts in Bath, Woolwich, Arrowsic and Georgetown lost electricity at 11:25 a.m., although power had been restored in Woolwich, Arrowsic and Georgetown by about 1:30 p.m., Central Maine Power spokeswoman Gail Rice said.


  9. With mills struggling, a Maine lumber firm is building a biomass plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... is building a $36 million, 8.5 megawatt biomass plant, with capacity to sell about 7.5 megawatts to Central Maine Power. The family hopes the project will help bolster the local forest economy, while giving the lumberyard something to do with its ...


  10. China voters asked to decide on $3.5 million warrantRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | Town Line

    ... six separate requests to spend TIF money, in articles 6 through 11. The money comes from taxes paid by Central Maine Power Company (CMP) on its expanded power line through town. L'Heureux said the revenue is about $260,000 annually, and the TIF fund ...


  11. High winds knock out power for thousands of MainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    High winds in much of Maine on Thursday resulted in power outages for thousands of customers, most of them in western, southern and coastal Maine. At 6 p.m., more than 3,600 Central Maine Power customers and nearly 700 Emera Maine accounts were without service, according to each utility's online outage maps.


  12. Winds top 50 mph in northern New EnglandRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... wind gusted to 53 mph in Guilford and 52 mph in Meredith, New Hampshire, and 50 mph in Portland, Maine. Central Maine Power reported more than 8,000 power outages Thursday afternoon. Eversource in New Hampshire reported that 19,721 had lost power, ...


  13. Winds pick up strength, knock out power in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Sun Journal

    As of 1:19 p.m., Central Maine Power reported at least 10,000 power outages in the state. The most - 6,800 power outages - were reported in York County and at least 1,500 reported in Oxford County.


  14. China News: Tif discussion on head of lake proposal draws nearly three dozen residentsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | Town Line

    ... to selectmen economic development projects that can be funded with tax money from the expanded Central Maine Power Company power line that runs through the town. A separate article in the March 25 town meeting warrant asks voters to add the new CMP ...


  15. Central Maine Power Central Maine Power Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Southern and Coastal MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Electric Energy Online

    Central Maine Power, a subsidiary of AVANGRID Inc. , is performing tree-trimming work in about 30 communities in southern and coastal Maine. The work along utility lines is part of CMP's $20 million annual vegetation management program to maintain the reliability of its transmission and distribution lines.


  16. Amendment to TIF program ready for China votersRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Town Line

    After a couple hours' discussion with town assessor William Van Tuinen on Feb. 16 and another hour debating among themselves on Feb. 20, China selectmen have an amendment to the town's TIF program ready for voters at the March 25 town meeting. The original document, "Central Maine Power/China Lake Tax Increment Financing District and Development Program," was approved at the March 2015 town meeting.


  17. Maine's biggest electricity reseller is under the gun in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... including Electricity Maine sell only electricity supply. They are separate from utilities such as Central Maine Power Co. and Emera Maine, which distribute power, though their charges appear on a customer's regular utility bill. If a residential ...


  18. Expert: LePage can't fire utility regulators, and that's good for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to have that kind of stability," Tom Welch, a three-term PUC member and energy attorney who represented Central Maine Power Co., said in a telephone interview Thursday. Since retiring early in 2014 from his third term on the commission - as LePage's ...


  19. CMP continues to chip away at southern Maine power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Central Maine Power crews have continued to repair damage from the snowstorm that passed over the state Wednesday night and Thursday morning . The storm hit hardest in southern Maine and Down East.


  20. Series of storms dump 3 feet or more on parts of New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... night weighed down trees and snapped limbs, leading to power outages in the two New England states. Central Maine Power alone reported more than 14,000 customers were without electricity late Thursday morning. But crews were making steady progress ...