Registration now open!

2018 Island Energy Conference
May 3-5, 2018
South Portland and Islesboro, Maine

Join us on May 3-5, 2018, in South Portland and Islesboro, Maine, for the region's premier forum on community-based energy solutions.

The 2018 Island Energy Conference will bring together island leaders and energy experts from New England and beyond to discuss common energy challenges and the resources available to address them. 

This year’s theme is Resilient Together, and will highlight what islanders are doing to increase the resilience of their energy systems and communities in the face of an increasingly unpredictable world. 

Click here for a summary of last year's conference.

2018 Conference Schedule

Thursday, May 3 
Pre-conference workshops (invite only) and welcome reception

Friday, May 4 
Full Conference Program at Congregation Bet Ha'am
South Portland, ME

Saturday, May 5
Visit to Islesboro, ME

2018 Conference Site Visit

We are pleased to announce that the conference site visit this year will be to Islesboro, a short ferry ride from Lincolnville, Maine. Join us to tour new projects, including solar arrays at the Town Office and Islesboro Central School, and learn about how the community has approached its energy challenges. 

Sponsorship opportunities

The conference is a fantastic opportunity to promote your business and network with energy leaders motivated to implement clean energy projects in their island and coastal communities. View the  2018 Island Energy Conference Sponsorship Levels
or contact Kate Tagai for more information.


Registration is now open – click here to sign up today! Please contact Harry Podolsky with any questions regarding registration.


Discounted accommodations of $125/night are available at the Holiday Inn by the Bay, 88 Spring Street, in Portland. Reservations must be made by April 2nd to receive the discount.

For more information, please contact the hotel directly at (207) 775-2311.


Thank you to our sponsors!