We Mainahs are famous for being do-it-your-self-ers, but when it comes to some things like surveying and lawyering and such, we know when to call on the experts.

Professional Services Blog Posts

The All-Important Backstage Crew: Professional Services

Engineers, site surveyors, architects, builders, attorneys and many other professionals play an essential role in making any sustainable energy system come together. Let's talk about what is needed and who can provide it.

An energy auditor performing a blower door test

An energy auditor performs a blower door test.

05/19/2012 - 4:26pm

Acadia Gateway building exterior--a LEED Gold certified buildingOn May 16, 2012, Thornton Tomasetti, the international engineering firm, announced that the Acadia Gateway Center administrative and maintenance facility in T

05/18/2012 - 5:38pm

E2Tech  panel members Naomi Mermin, Gunnar Hubbard and Lisa Cowan at the forum on sustainable LEED buildings and site selection on May 17, 2012.On May 17, 2012, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine 

03/20/2012 - 9:34pm

According to the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine, ("E2Tech"), "Clean Tech is defined by a diverse range of products, services, and processes that harness renewable materials and energy sources, promote the sustainable use of natural resources, and reduce or eliminate emissions and wastes.

03/15/2012 - 12:59pm

On March 15, 2012, the Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine hosted a forum covering environmental and energy policies in Maine's current administration. The forum occurred in Augusta, against the backdrop of legislative hearings on a set of four new energy bills issued by the Governor on Friday March 12, underway just across town.

03/05/2012 - 4:46pm

The Environmental and Energy Technology Council of Maine (E2Tech) will host a forum on environmental and energy policies in Maine on March 15, 2012 in Augusta.  

03/01/2012 - 5:15pm

The Maine Engineering Promotional Council (MEPC) was founded to promote National Engineers Week in Maine, and the engineering profession and the contributions of engineers to their communities and to society as a whole. Their banquet and expo take place March 2-3, 2012.

02/22/2012 - 11:28am

On February 16, 2012, E2Tech hosted a forum entitled, "Mythbusters", where experts were on hand to de-bunk some commonly held assumptions that may not serve us any longer.

01/17/2012 - 10:07pm

What are the best financing models for your business? What are the most effective ways to finance technology development through the long lifecycle? How can you prevent promising technologies from withering on the vine?

12/14/2011 - 4:09pm

On December 7, 2011, The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released the latest version of its building energy modeling software EnergyPlus, which calculates the energy required to heat, cool, ventilate, and light a building.

11/20/2011 - 3:25pm

On November 15, 2011, The Environmental and Energy Technology Council (E2Tech) and its partners held an event heralded as the launch of Maine's Clean Tech Corridor. While it was safe to witness this launch from a mere distance of 5 feet or so, the potential economic power of the Clean Tech Corridor may be formidable, indeed.