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Lincoln natural gas project near milestone

The first part of a $7.5 million natural gas project is almost finished in the town of Lincoln, where Lincoln Paper and Tissue LLC and other businesses are expected to benefit.

Old Town mill suspends operations 'indefinitely,' lays off 180

Old Town Fuel and Fiber, a wood pulp manufacturer, on Wednesday suspended operations "indefinitely" and laid off 180 of its 195 employees.

MTI's second head in a row exits suddenly; Blackstone appears safe

Lori Valigra |

For the second time in as many years, the Maine Technology Institute’s head has exited abruptly.Robert A. Martin, president of MTI, was fired on...

Spectra Energy expanding its Northeast natural gas capacity

Houston-based Spectra Energy Corp., the primary owner of the Maritimes & Northeast natural gas pipeline between Nova Scotia and Boston, plans to spend $500 million to $1 billion to...

FairPoint suffers $22.7 million Q2 net loss

FairPoint Communications Inc., a major telecommunications provider and employer in Maine, posted a $22.7 million net loss for the second quarter, compared with a $43.1 million loss for...

Bankrupt Maine railroad's locomotives sold in auction

Thirty-five locomotives — most of them owned by the rail company that went bankrupt after a runaway oil train exploded and killed 47 people in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, last year...

Ellsworth hospital seeks to join Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital in Ellsworth has signed a letter of intent to begin the process of joining Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems in Brewer. If an agreement is reached, the 64-bed...

Two firms purchase lots in Gardiner business park

Gardiner’s City Council has approved two real estate purchase-and-sale agreements on three commercial lots at the Libby Hill Business Park, located at Interstate 295’s Exit 49...

ReEnergy to restart Ashland biomass plant

ReEnergy Holdings LLC, the New York-based owner of four biomass plants in Maine and a construction and demolition material processing facility in Lewiston, plans to restart its shuttered...

$125M tidal energy project proposed for Cobscook Bay

Halcyon Tidal Power, an Augusta-based company, will be meeting with state and federal regulators in Bangor this week to discuss the technical aspects of a proposed $125 million tidal...

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