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  1. New electricity rate means lower bills for some MainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Many Mainers will be seeing lower electric bills this year after the state negotiated a new rate for the so-called standard offer. Central Maine Power customers pay the company a base rate transmission fee, but supply fees, which are the second part of your bill, vary depending on what you choose.

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  2. Many Maine electricity customers to get lower bills as power price declines take effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Starting in March, most residential electricity customers will get lower bills for the power they use as price drops approved in January take effect. Through the end of the year, standard offer customers for Central Maine Power Co.

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  3. Iberdrola's $3B deal creates mega utility in the NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... geographies. Iberdrola's portfolio includes New York State Electric & Gas, Rochester Gas & Electric and Central Maine Power . UIL's business includes United Illuminating, Southern Connecticut Gas, Connecticut Natural Gas and Berkshire Gas. The ...

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  4. FCC's decision on net neutrality raises question for Maine utilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Fiber Co. and the University of Maine have the ability to ask utility pole owners such as FairPoint or Central Maine Power Co. to connect. That costs about $15 to $20 per pole, according to Dwight Allison, CEO of Maine Fiber. For his company, which ...

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  5. Iberdrola's $3B deal creates mega utility in the NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... geographies. Iberdrola's portfolio includes New York State Electric & Gas, Rochester Gas & Electric and Central Maine Power . UIL's business includes United Illuminating, Southern Connecticut Gas, Connecticut Natural Gas and Berkshire Gas. The ...

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  6. Crony capitalism/Plantation Maine, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Capital Weekly

    ... donor = $10,000+ fromFirst Wind, Falcon donor =$5,000 from Reed & Reed Inc., Osprey donor = $2,500+ from Central Maine Power Co., Owl donor = $1,000+ from Cianbro and Patriot Renewables. Sportsman's Alliance of Maine previously listed First Wind as ...

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  7. Iberdrola USA to Combine with UIL to Create a Leading, Diversified...Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    ... geographies: Iberdrola USA's New York State Electric & Gas (NYSE&G), Rochester Gas & Electric (RG&E) and Central Maine Power (CMP), and UIL's United Illuminating (UI), Southern Connecticut Gas (SCG), Connecticut Natural Gas (CNG) and Berkshire Gas ...

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  8. Long-term wind deals in Hancock, Somerset counties will be reconsideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... County, respectively. That approval allowed the parties to begin negotiating final contracts with Central Maine Power Co. and Emera Maine. "It would be a very different situation if a contract is signed and I would not contemplate reopening such a ...

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  9. Permitting appeals board staff recommends OK for Bingham wind power projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... same questions have emerged in a separate case, however, involving a wind project by a sister company of Central Maine Power Co., near Fletcher Mountain in Somerset County. The Bingham project would have turbines located on property in Bingham, ...

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  10. State agencies press new Bucksport mill owner to reveal site plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... into Maine's subsidized market for renewable energy (biomass, in this case) through a contract with Central Maine Power. Patrick Woodcock, director of the Governor's Energy Office, said his office estimated the power contract will be worth about ...

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  11. Updated: Blizzard warning no longer in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    ... said, and the Red Cross is on standy for emergency sheltering needs in the region. In addition, Central Maine Power will have extra crews available. Keep checking back on this page for cancellations as they come in. Updated weather reports can be ...

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  12. National Weather Service downgrades weekend storm for much of the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Sun Journal

    ... plans to add extra crews in the event of power outages. "We've put our storm response plan into motion," Central Maine Power spokeswoman Gail Rice said Friday. "The snow is expected to be dry and less likely to coat tree limbs and wires, so high ...

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  13. National Weather Service downgrades weekend storm for most of the state, wind still a factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... plans to add extra crews in the event of power outages. "We've put our storm response plan into motion," Central Maine Power spokeswoman Gail Rice said Friday. "The snow is expected to be dry and less likely to coat tree limbs and wires, so high ...

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  14. CMP Prepared for 'Gale Force Winds' and 'Scattered Power Outages'Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Gale force winds could cause scattered power outages in Lincoln County during blizzard conditions forecast to hit the area on Sunday, according to Central Maine Power Company. CMP has equipped and fueled utility trucks, and key CMP personnel are holding periodic pre-storm planning sessions to discuss staffing levels and finalize storm-response plans.

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  15. Maine regulators nix Portland firm's bid to be state's lead 'smart grid' operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... in those areas, and it issued an order on Thursday denying a separate request from GridSolar to stop Central Maine Power Co. from moving ahead with construction of certain transmission project construction in Portland and the midcoast. In denying ...

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  16. CMP preparing for weekend stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Central Maine Power says it is preparing for this weekend's storm that could bring blizzard conditions to the area. The company said has put its storm response plan into motion, and trucks are being equipped to handle any outages.

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  17. Maine Governor LePage and Iberdrola Chairman Ignacio Galan Discuss...Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Chairman of Central Maine Power's corporate parent visits Maine to review progress on Maine Power Reliability Program, other transmission and distribution projects Investments in Maine's energy infrastructure and plans for Maine's energy future were the topic of discussion when Governor Paul LePage met with Ignacio Galan, chairman of Iberdrola, Central Maine Power Company's corporate parent. Also attending the meeting were Bob Kump, chief corporate officer of Iberdrola USA and Sara Burns, president and CEO of CMP.

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  18. Few Claims Reported From Winter Storm JunoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... snow is not a big deal in Maine." "Gratefully, the snow was very light in terms of moisture content and Central Maine Power Company has done an excellent job in trimming trees to avoid power outages," said Payne. Rogers & Gray Insurance, an ...

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  19. No Major Incidents as Latest Snowstorm Leaves AreaRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    ... off snow covered roadways. There have been no reports of power outages in Lincoln County, according to Central Maine Power. Temps stayed well below the freeze line, so the event produced "light and fluffy" snowfall, with "8 to 12 inches" of ...

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  20. Robert Edward AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the recipient of two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star. After graduating from Colby, he was employed by Central Maine Power Co. as a Rate Specialist, Sylvania Electric Canada Ltd. as District Manager and later as Merchandising Manager, Lighting ...

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