Blog Archives - Maine Energy Systems (MESys)

Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Wood Pellet Heat in the Northern Forest

September 1, 2021 “Analysis shows wood pellet fuel reduces greenhouse gas by 54% vs. oil, and 59% vs. natural gas. The Northern Forest Center commissioned a study of the greenhouse gas impacts of heating buildings with state-of-the-art wood pellet boilers. For...

Maine Energy Systems Joins Maine Energy Marketers Association

August 9, 2021 Maine Energy Systems (MESys) has recently joined the Maine Energy Marketers Association (MEMA) and is a featured member in the Summer 2021 issue! MESys is highlighted as an industry leader in pairing consumer demand with renewable answers through fully...

Congress Passes Monumental BTU Act for Homeowner Tax Credits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2020 BETHEL, ME – Congress has recently passed the monumental Biomass Thermal Utilization (BTU) Act, which starting in 2021 will provide homeowners with the ability to receive a 26% federal tax credit on purchases of renewable wood...

MESys Attends 3rd ME Modern Wood Heat Symposium

The MESys Team November 4, 2019 Portland, ME – The energy in the room was high as leaders in the forest, heating, and energy industries and some government counterparts gathered to talk about the science of renewable wood biomass as a realistic option to reduce...