Across Maine, families, farms, small businesses, schools, organizations and governments are engaged in exciting initiatives to solve climate change.
Here are some of their stories.
Maine’s leading solar installer explains what they do and why they are sponsoring Climate Solutions.
University of Maine
Dr. Daniel Dixon of the University of Maine’s Office of Sustainability shares what the university is doing to make its campus more sustainable.
Take a look at this joint effort between Window Dressers and Maine Interfaith Power & Light. Visit their table at the Expo and gain knowledge of this creative climate solution!
Shift Energy will give tours of the solar heating system they installed to heat the Civic Center’s main hall. Watch this video of a similar installation at UNH.
UMaine Advanced Structures and Composites Center
At the Expo, the University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center will help you imagine designing and deploying an offshore wind turbine.
Vaughan Woodruff, Owner of InSource Renewables talks about solar energy as a solution for rural Maine.
Challenger Learning Center
The Challenger Learning Center encourages a math and science focus for both kids and adults – necessary for understanding the science of climate change.
This video from the Island Institute, one of Climate Solutions’ sponsors, highlights the weatherization work on Peaks Island.