Portland GreenDrinks hosted the Natural Resources Council of Maine and Repower at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute December 8, 2009, coinciding with the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen. Thanks to all who attended and took action for a clean, renewable energy future!
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Maine sportsmen call for action to stop global warming. Learn more and read statements by several sportsmen who spoke at this event.
NRCM helped put together a special event at the Maine State House to raise awareness about using reusable bags.
We asked members attending various Natural Resources Council of Maine events to tell us why they love Maine. This video captures their feelings, in their own words.
On November 17th, hundreds of people gathered on the island of Vinalhaven for a ribbon-cutting ceremocy for the Fox Island Wind Project, a community wind power project that will provide clean renewable power for the islands of Vinalhaven and North Haven. The three turbines have 4.5MW of wind power capacity, representing the largest coastal wind power project Read More
Come be Bold in the Cold with NRCM as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary with a final event on December 31st at high noon — a Polar Plunge in Portland. We’ll gather at East End Beach to prove how brave we are, and how committed we are to the Natural Resources Council of Maine. NRCM started the Read More
On October 16, 2009, staff from NRCM’s Clean Energy Project attended the grand opening celebration for the Kibby wind power project. Half of this 132 MW project became operational on the 16th, while construction on the remaining 22 turbines will continue into next spring. Once the entire project is operating, it will be the largest wind Read More
Each year, supporters of the Natural Resources Council of Maine nominate people in their community who are making a difference for Maine’s environment. They then vote for the person they believe is most deserving. NRCM honors the winner at a special event. This year’s winner was Evelyn Dunphy, “artistic ambassador” for Maine’s environment. Congratulations, and Read More
Each year, the Natural Resources Council of Maine honors an individual or group who has demonstrated a dedication to and passion for Maine’s environment and whose actions have made a real difference at the local, regional, or state level. This year, NRCM honored Russell Pierce, Esq. of the law firm of Norman, Hanson and DeTroy, for Read More