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2017 Island Energy Conference

The 2017 Island Energy Conference: Charting Transitions will bring together 150 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 event will highlight how New England’s islands are charting the course toward a sustainable energy future, mapping out their transitions to clean energy systems that strengthen local communities and economies. Join us to connect with industry leaders and experts from the field at the region’s premier forum on community-based energy solutions. Registration now open!  
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April 27, 2017

The seventh annual Island Energy Conference will take place in Portland, Maine on April 27-29, 2017. Help us kick off this year's event with a special reception on Thursday night, followed by the full conference program on Friday and an island site visit on Saturday. Join us!

June 15, 2016

This video explores what it means to "Save Like an Islander", highlighting several communities and the approaches they took to increase efficiency.

December 15, 2015

On December 15, the Island Institute released a new report, “Engaging Communities in Offshore Wind: Case Studies and Lessons Learn

November 6, 2015

The sixth annual Island Energy Conference included speakers and panels on Friday, November 6, and a site visit to Star Island, NH, which hosts Nort