Maine’s largest private electricity supplier renews legal battle over its deceptive practices

The $132M electricity rip-off

Every household in Maine could have about 21 one-pound lobsters — or six one-pound lobsters and a pair of chamois-lined Bean Boots — for the price of a residential electricity ripoff that’s now in its seventh year. The ripoff isn’t the product...
Analysis: Governor Mills makes rare offer to Legislature

Analysis: Governor Mills makes rare offer to Legislature

The tug of war between the executive and legislative branches keeps taking new turns. In theory, the legislative branch is supposed to set policy through passing laws. Legislators can submit proposals for consideration and many of their bills are adopted. The...
The face of clean energy in Maine

The face of clean energy in Maine

Ascending to his office in Pittsfield, Vaughan Woodruff treads on the same hardwood steps he walked as a third-grader in public school. Now the stately brick building houses several small businesses alongside the solar energy firm he founded more than a decade ago,...