Farm Energy Partners

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USE LESS.   GROW MORE.   FIND MONEY.   ASK US HOW!

Together we help Maine farmers save energy, improve the environment and strengthen their bottom lines.

Farm Energy Partners is a network of farms, supporting organizations and businesses dedicated to working as a collaborative network to advance smart energy solutions.   We have a strategic plan focused on energy efficiency, renewable technologies, smart cropping methods and financial assistance.

 

 

Current Initiatives (2013)

It all starts with an ENERGY SURVEY!
Complete the online Rural Business Energy Survey HERE.
Or contact Matt George (matt@mainerural.org or 778-3885).

Building Energy Audit and Basic Renewable Assessment for $300
A fantastic deal – only limited number available at this price!
(Just 25% of the market value thanks to a USDA grant to Farm Energy Partners)
This is a full audit of your farm buildings with comparative payback analyses of energy improvements, from management strategies to new equipment. The audit will qualify you for USDA REAP grants and NRCS cost share applications. You will also receive a basic assessment of whether a renewable system may be a good investment for your farm.
Get started by completing the online Rural Business Energy Survey HERE.
Or contact Matt George (matt@mainerural.org or 778-3885)

Additional information can be found in the Farm Energy Partners Energy Analysis Flyer PDF.

Completed your Energy Analysis Service Order and Ready to Pay?
If you have completed your Energy Analysis Service Order and would like to pay online please visit our Energy Analysis Service Order Payment Page.

Renewable Technology Education and Demonstration Sites
Renewable technology bulletins are available for download to help you get started.

Earth Smart Program
Have a WHOLE FARM assessment, including cropping and grazing strategies, to save energy and position your farm for carbon market trading. Assessments are available at cost. Review the program flyer HERE or contact Sue Gammon (mailto:susan.gammon@oxfordnetworks.net or 753-9400 X404).