01/20/2015: Heating Renewables Demand Drives 100% Growth

BETHEL, MAINE – Maine Energy Systems (MESys) today announced that it sold a record number of fully-automatic wood pellet boilers throughout North America, doubling its output from 2013 to 2014. “Concern over highly fluctuating fossil fuel costs and growing...

06/26/2013: Farmington Model Neighborhood Project Underway

A new program is offering homeowners in Farmington and Wilton, Maine, the opportunity to save 40-50 percent on home heating costs by switching from oil heat to high efficiency wood pellet boilers. Municipalities and non-profits are also eligible to participate. The...

11/28/2012: MESys Introduces Convertible Boiler

Maine Energy Systems announces the introduction of its 68,000BTU (20KW) MESys Convertible wood pellet boiler. The MESys Convertible is a standard MESys 20KW pellet boiler made as a simple first step for the pellet boiler buyer. The MESys Convertible is a standard...

12/01/2011: First Ski Area Installation for Renewable Energy Company

Greenwood, ME: Maine’s Mt. Abram Ski Area has taken delivery of a “D” Energy Box from Maine Energy Systems that will heat the 5500 square foot base lodge using renewable and locally sourced wood pellets. The installation will result in Mt. Abram no longer requiring...

03/05/2011: How will you afford stay warm next winter?

Portland Press Herald Weeks before Egypt or Libya erupted, Brent Crude was over $100 a barrel. During the summer of ’08, before the extent of the economic downturn was known, most of the world’s economy was humming, and oil rose to $146 a barrel. Oil is a finite...

12/07/2010: MESys New Delivery Truck

Bethel, ME – Maine Energy Systems has worked with Trans Tech Industries, Inc. of Brewer, Maine, and Tropper of Redlham, Austria, to manufacture the first fully pneumatic bulk pellet delivery truck in the U.S. This truck will efficiently deliver wood pellets in...

7/26/2010: MESys Meets Industry Standards

The US Environmental Protection Agency has proposed rules to take effect on December 16, 2010, which would hold heating and process boilers as “area sources of hazardous air pollutants” to extremely stringent emissions standards in commercial, industrial, and...

07/22/2010: Les Otten Meets Policymakers

Bethel, Maine – Les Otten, on behalf of Maine Energy Systems and the Maine Pellet Fuels Association, traveled to Washington DC last week for discussions on the Energy Bill currently before Congress. Otten met with Senator Olympia Snowe and her staff, and the staffs of...