Central Maine Power Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. The Latest: Maine town gets 30 inches of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | WWSB

    ... caused by blustery snow, the storm hasn't brought as many power outages as expected. A spokeswoman for Central Maine Power says about 800 power outages were reported by mid-day Monday. Most are in an area of Waldo County that was predicted to have ...

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  2. The Latest: Maine getting fewer power outages than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... caused by blustery snow, the storm hasn't brought as many power outages as expected. A spokeswoman for Central Maine Power says about 800 power outages were reported by mid-day Monday. Most are in an area of Waldo County that was predicted to have ...

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  3. Storm Blog: Maine shuts down as blizzard continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Sun Journal

    ... caused by blustery snow, the storm hasn't brought as many power outages as expected. A spokeswoman for Central Maine Power says about 800 power outages were reported by mid-day Monday. Most are in an area of Waldo County that was predicted to have ...

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  4. Seacoast hunkers down for major snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... eport an outage at http://Eversource.com  or by calling 1-800-662-7764." Report electric outages to Central Maine Power 24/7 call (800) 696-1000.

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  5. Robbins family aims to bring new biomass plant online next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... boiler house and other infrastructure. All of the electricity generated by the plant will go onto the Central Maine Power Co. grid. Additionally, last year residents not only endorsed a g resolution supporting the project, they also approved a ...

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  6. LePage urges Maine utility regulators to resign over solar decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... since the 1980s in Maine that allows homeowners with solar panels to be credited by utilities, including Central Maine Power, for excess power sent to the grid. LePage has called for the policy's elimination , labeling it an unfair subsidy. For ...

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  7. February 2, 2017 - Maine PUC approves revisions to net metering rules ...Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Public Power

    ... retail rates. The revisions to Maine's net metering program came about after net metering customers at Central Maine Power, the largest utility in the state, passed 1% of the utility's annual peak demand, triggering a review of the state's net ...

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  8. Tractor-trailer truck slides into ditch, hits utility poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Capital Weekly

    ... to Rockport Fire Chief Jason Peasley. By 1 p.m. the tractor-trailer had been removed from the ditch and Central Maine Power trucks were on scene to replace the utility pole.

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  9. Maine regulators approve rolling back solar creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... help users recoup the initial investment in a systems, but costs to do so have since dropped. Last year, Central Maine Power said these users made up 1 percent of peak demand, triggering Maine Public Utilities Commission review. The final rule ...

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  10. China News: Tif committee recommends several economic allocations; voters to decideRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Town Line

    ... would come from the TIF account, formally called the Development Program Fund, which collects taxes Central Maine Power Company pays on its expanded power line through China. Currently, the TIF program is set up for 20 years, running from 2015 to ...

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  11. Police: Mainer hooks up 'jumper cables' to transformer to steal electricity, gets chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Nicholas Gagne, 36, of Wales was arrested at his home after the Maine State Police were told by Central Maine Power officials that he had repeatedly climbed the power pole outside his house to connect "what amounted to jumper cable clamps" to the transformer and run a power line to his house, according to a post on the state police Instagram account . It did not specify when the incident took place, but Central Maine Power told police it was the third time its employees had to disconnect the jury-rigged line.

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  12. Storm knocks out power, closes schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    An increasing number of homes and businesses in the Midcoast are losing electricity Tuesday morning, Jan. 24 from a storm that is bringing a mix of precipitation. Central Maine Power reported at 8:30 a.m. that 1,240 customers in Knox County had lost power.

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  13. Camden Fire Department to follow detour routes during bridge constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    ... located on the corner, right at the edge of the road. Farley said the fire department had requested that Central Maine Power move the pole, but it has not been moved. A fire truck cannot make the turn onto Cross Street when a vehicle is on Cross ...

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  14. Winds knock out power to 1,200 CMP customers in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Sun Journal

    Central Maine Power reports it is restoring power to homes in Franklin County on Wednesday morning after a night of heavy winds. According to CMP, 1,190 customers reported power outages as of 10:40 a.m. The number had been growing since 10 a.m. The outages were reported in the towns of Alder Stream, Chain of Ponds, Coplin Plantation, Eustis, Freeman, Jim Pond, Kingfield, New Sharon and Salem.

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  15. Strong winds push flames from barn fire to home in NobleboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... worked to extinguish the flames at the house. The chief said a power line on Borland Hill came down. Central Maine Power Co. was called to the scene to cut the power. Joining Nobleboro at the scene were the Bremen, Bristol, Damariscotta, Jefferson, ...

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  16. Primed by alternative-energy investments, Ohio can lead on smarter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    Central Maine Power technician Gary Sturgis installs one of the first "smart" meters at an apartment building in Portland, Maine, in this 2010 file photo. The meter will give customers detailed information so they can track and manage their energy use.

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  17. Maine power companies still grappling with effects of season's first nor'easterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Repair crews from Emera Maine and Central Maine Power continued Saturday to deal with the aftermath of Thursday night's nor'easter, which at its peak knocked out power to more than 100,000 Mainers. As of noon on Saturday, more than 16,000 CMP customers were without electricity.

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  18. The Latest: Utilities crews make progress after Maine stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... effort to restore power to tens of thousands of customers following a powerful winter storm. Central Maine Power spokeswoman Gail Rice says the utility had crews from Maine, Quebec, New Brunswick, Connecticut and New York deployed ahead of the storm ...

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  19. Winter storm socks U.S. New England region, snaps power linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Service reported areas receiving more than a foot of snow in Carroll County, on the border with Maine. Central Maine Power said 91,000 customers were without power as of Friday morning. That number fell to about 43,000 early in the evening. Nearly ...

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  20. Maine residents dig out after massive snow dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Reuters

    ... storm warning for parts of West Virginia and western Maryland was in effect until Friday afternoon. Central Maine Power said 91,000 customers were without power as of Friday morning, adding that hundreds, including crews from other states and ...

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