Energy Efficiency

The Town of Orono is committed to prioritizing community climate resilience and enacting climate action projects. The Town has recently enrolled in the State of Maine’s Community Resilience Partnership and adopted a resolution of commitment to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions aligned with the goals of Maine Won't Wait.

Here you will find information about different ways to reduce your energy use, utility bills, and carbon footprint. Also provided is the most up to date rebate programs for energy efficiency projects. For additional information on all of these topics, please visit Efficiency Maine. 

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Announcements!

Orono Energy Efficiency Fair

We welcome you to attend the Orono Energy Efficiency Fair! The Town of Orono is committed to prioritizing community climate resilience and enacting climate action projects. The Town has recently enrolled in the State of Maine’s Community Resilience Partnership and adopted a resolution of commitment to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Therefore, the Town of Orono is hosting an Energy Efficiency Fair for the greater Bangor region so residents can learn more about efficient energy options. This Fair is free to the public (but you must register below for a free entry for the door prize) and is funded by the State of Maine's Community Resilience Partnership Climate Action Grant and the University of Maine's Office of Sustainability. 

Date: October 7th, 2023

Time: 9am - 3:30pm

Location: Wells Conference Center - University of Maine, 131 Munson Rd, Orono, ME 04469

DOOR PRIZE ... coming soon. 

  1. Megan Hess

    Environmental Services Manager