Maine Green Power

Want to support renewable energy in Maine? The Maine Public Utilities Commission offers an easy way to simply make your contribution when you pay your electric bill, as part of a program called Maine Green Power.

Maine Green Power is a voluntary program that provides Versant and CMP customers with the option to purchase Renewable Energy Certificates, or RECs, to support the development of green or renewable power in Maine. More than 4,600 Mainers currently participate.

How does it work?

Residents and businesses enrolled in Maine Green Power support Maine’s renewable resources, such as solar, wind, hydro and biomass. To learn which projects are supported by Maine Green Power, visit

Why would I want to participate?

Maine Green Power offers participants an easy way to support the growth of renewable energy in Maine. The program is:

  • Sustainable: Make a difference by lowering your electricity-based carbon footprint.
  • Local: Support renewable energy sourced from Maine renewable projects.
  • Transparent: Enroll without contract or installation hassles. Cancel anytime.
  • Affordable: Maine Green Power allows you to select the participation level that best suits your home or business.

How much does it cost?

Participants will see an additional charge on their monthly utility bill for participating in Maine Green Power. The amount of the charge will depend on how many RECs you want to purchase. Learn more at the Maine Public Utilities Commission website.

How do I sign up?

Visit the Maine Green Power website to find more information and to sign up.

For program questions, contact 207-747-2414 or