Power for the People 10/23/19: Energy regulations and incentives

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

-Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
-Solar PV net metering
-Electric vehicle rebates

Guest: Dylan Voorhees, NRCM

Power for the People 8/6/19: Net Zero Energy Construction

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl

Key Discussion Points
a) solar power net metering
b) Net zero energy case studies
c) Passive House building construction

Guests:
Phil Coupe, Revision Energy
Jill McLaughlin, Revision Energy

Power for the People 7/2/19: Recap of the 2019 legislative energy bills

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Key Discussion Points
a) solar power net metering
b) electric vehicle rebates
c) Maine Renewable Portfolio Standard

Guests:
Sophie Janeway, Natural Resources Council of Maine
Nicole Grohoski, Maine House representative

Power for the People 6/4/19: LD 1646 – legislation for a proposed consumer-owned utility in Maine

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl

Key Discussion Points

a) Problems with CMP billing and service
b) proposed Maine Power Delivery Authority
c) How consumer-owned utilities have benefited other states

Guests:
Seth Berry, Maine House representative
Nicole Grohowski, Maine House representative

Power for the People 4/2/19

Maine Green Power Program

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: Amy Browne

Key Discussion Points
a) Maine renewable power sources
b) Maine green power program and how to sign up
c) Proposal for a consumer owned utility in Maine

Guest: Kay Mann, Outreach Coordinator, Maine Green Power

Power for the People 3/5/19

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: John Greenman

All things Insulation – types and methods

Key Discussion Points
a) Building code for insulation R-values
b) Types of construction and insulation
c) Case studies of callers

Guest:
Bo Jespersen, owner of ‘The Breathable Home’ energy company

Power for the People 2/5/19

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: Amy Browne

Legislation proposing a consumer-owned utility in Maine

Key Discussion Points
a) proposed new utility
b) problems with CMP billing
c) proposed New England Clean Energy Connect

Guest: Kristy Pottle, founder of CMPratepayersunite.org

Power for the People 10/10/18

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: John Greenman

Electric vehicles

Key Discussion Points
a) Types and range of EVs
b) Low operating costs of EVs
c) Battery technology

Guest: Barry Woods, Director of EV Innovations for Revision Energy