||MPO Green-e Certified
||3 University Drive, P. O. Box 2268
Augusta, ME 04338
|| A program of the Maine Health and Higher Education Facilities Financing
Authority and the Maine Municipal Bond Bank, MPO was created to provide
educational support and lower energy prices to Maine non-profits. Participation
is open to all governmental units and non-profits in Maine.
|| MPO aims to increase the buying power of Maine non-profits through
education and lower energy prices. Hospitals, campuses, municipalities
and other non-profits of all sizes may participate. The one-time membership
fee is waived for entities that spend less than $25,000/ year on electricity.
||MPO's "Green-e certified"
Blend is a renewable supply product.
This product is currently sourced 5% from new landfill gas, 10% from
wind, 30% from biomass and 55% from small hydro. The product mixture changes
to an increasing % of new wind and new landfill gas, with decrease in small-hydro
over the next 3 years.
|| 85% located in Maine and 15% in New England
|| This product is currently 15% new and 85% from existing facilities.
The mixture will increase the % of new wind and new landfill gas over the
next 3 years
Available to non-profit CMP & BHE medium and larger accounts.
Small accounts may be included for customers over 100kw peak. Certificates
are available for all small accounts.
|| MPO's "Green-e certified" product meets all criteria set under
the Green-e labeling and promotion program, the highest green certification
|| The emission rates for this product varies by the amount of biomass
in the customer’s mix, and is disclosed on the Disclosure label.
Please contact MPO for specifics.
||This "Green-e certified" product meets the highest levels of
|Price per block
|Price per kWh
|| This product is priced at 1.5 c/kWh above the market price of the underlying
commodity electricity at the time of the customer's contract.
|| Billing via existing monthly bill.
|Notable contract terms
|| Contracts specify a fixed price per kWh, and may be available for 12-48
months duration. Products can also be custom-blended to match customers'
green requirements and financial parameters.
|"MaineMade is the best because..."
This green product helps Maine non-profits pursue their environmental
objectives at reasonable prices, with an emphasis
on supporting new generation facilities.
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