By Darren Fishell / Bangor Daily News
On Swan’s Island and other islands, high energy costs have been a fact of life. Many places are considering how to change that, but the situation on each island is unique.
By Robbie Fienberg / MPBN
"There are efforts underway to increase rural internet access. Briana Warner is the economic director for the Island Institute, which is working to help island communities with similar problems.
By George Smith / centralmaine.com
By Henry L. Miller / Bangor Daily News Community
"When homeowners with rooftop solar panels generate more electricity than they need, they can sell that excess power back to the utility company.
By Liz Graves / Mount Desert Islander
“This fundraiser has helped us a lot,” Boatworks Director Tony Archino told the group before they headed out, “but even more importantly, it gets more people involved with and connected to what we do.”
By Penelope Overton / Portland Press Herald
By George Smith / BDN Maine Blog
By Abigail Curtis / Bangor Daily News