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Bond Question: June 8, 2010
Question: Do you favor a $26,500,000 bond issue that will create jobs through investment in an off-shore wind energy demonstration site and related manufacturing to advance Maine’s energy independence from imported foreign oil, that will leverage $24,500,000 in federal and other funds and for energy improvements at campuses of the University of Maine System, Maine Community College System and Maine Maritime Academy in order to make facilities more efficient and less costly to operate?
Voting Result: Passed
University of Maine System: Provides funds for energy and Infrastructure upgrades at all campuses of University of Maine System. $9,500,000 http://www.maine.edu/
Maine Community College System: Provides funds for energy and infrastructure upgrades at all campuses of the Maine Community College System. $5,000,000 http://www.mccs.me.edu/
Maine Maritime System: Provides funds for energy and Infrastructure upgrades at the Maine Maritime Academy. $1,000,000 http://www.mainemaritime.edu/
University of Maine System- Maine Marine Wind Energy Fund: Provides funds for research, development and product innovation associated with developing one or more ocean wind energy demonstration sites.$11,000,000 http://www.maine.edu/