Legislature launches inquiry into Maine PowerOptions program

Legislature launches inquiry into Maine PowerOptions program

AUGUSTA — The Legislature’s Government Oversight Committee voted unanimously Friday to launch a preliminary inquiry into Maine PowerOptions (MPO), a little-known quasi-state program that brings together hundreds of municipalities and school districts to help them buy...
Legislative committee questions electricity program staff

Legislative committee questions electricity program staff

AUGUSTA — For the first time in 16 years, the staff of Maine PowerOptions appeared before lawmakers Thursday to answer questions about how the quasi-state program brings together hundreds of municipalities and school districts to help them buy electricity. The hearing...