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CMP Current News 

2019
11/30/2019 Central Maine Power Prepares for Snowstorm
11/29/2019 CMP Projects Vast Majority of Customer Outages to be Restored Friday Night
11/28/2019 Central Maine Power Restores Power to 27,000 Customers Over Thanksgiving
11/28/2019 Central Maine Power Responding to Thanksgiving Day Outages
11/03/2019 CMP Meets Goal for Sunday Restoration Progress
11/03/2019 CMP Storm Related Outages below 10,000
11/02/2019 CMP Continues Restoration Progress
11/02/2019 CMP Anticipates Vast Majority of Customers to be Restored by Sunday Evening
11/01/2019 Central Maine Power Restores 100,000 Customers
11/01/2019 Central Maine Power Responding to Wind Impacts
10/31/2019 Central Maine Power Prepares for High Winds
10/19/2019 Central Maine Power Restoration Ahead of Schedule
10/19/2019 Central Maine Power Storm Restoration Continues
10/18/2019 Central Maine Power Provides Storm Restoration Estimates
10/18/2019 Central Maine Power Passes Halfway Mark in Outage Restoration
10/17/2019 Central Maine Power Advises Coastal Customers to Expect Lengthy Outage
10/17/2019 Central Maine Power Assessing Storm Damage, Clearing Roads
10/15/2019 Central Maine Power Prepares for Expected Nor’easter
09/24/2019 Central Maine Power makes Maine Maritime Museum Expansion Possible
08/21/2019 Central Maine Power Prepares to Respond to Storms Expected Across Service Territory
08/07/2019 Central Maine Power Announces Initiatives to Improve Customer Experience
07/30/2019 Central Maine Power, On Target Utility Services Uniquely Suited to Support KVCC Lineworker Program with Utility Pole Donations
07/23/2019 Maine’s Envirothon Champions from Spruce Mountain High School Qualify for North American Competition
07/01/2019 Central Maine Power Announces Annual Price Adjustments
06/28/2019 Statement from CMP Regarding Metering and Billing, Customer Service Investigations
06/05/2019 AVANGRID Marks World Environment Day by Doubling Down on Its Commitment to Electric Vehicles
04/11/2019 Maine Public Utilities Commission Approves New England Clean Energy Connect
02/23/2019 Central Maine Power Prepares for High Winds
01/18/2019 Central Maine Power Prepares for Weekend Storm
2018
12/27/2018 Central Maine Power Explains Energy Supply Rates to Customers
12/20/2018 Central Maine Power Responds to Maine Public Utilities Commission Audit of Customer Care System Implementation
10/31/2018 Avangrid Foundation and Central Maine Power Join Kennebec Valley Community College
10/26/2018 Central Maine Power is Prepared for Storm Forecast to Hit Maine this Weekend
10/18/2018 CMP Amends Transmission Line Plan to Address Key Permitting Requirement
10/16/2018 CMP Storm Recovery Reaches Home Stretch
10/16/2018 Central Maine Power Restores Service to More than 80 Percent of Customers Affected by Wind-Related Outages
10/16/2018 Central Maine Power Crews Repairing Damage from High Winds
10/15/2018 Central Maine Power Asks Regulators to Keep Prices Stable
10/01/2018 AVANGRID and Employees of Central Maine Power and Maine Natural Gas Help to Make Global Impact
09/13/2018 Central Maine Power Offers New Round of Electric-Vehicle Grants
09/07/2018 Central Maine Power Reaches Final Stretch in Storm Recovery
09/07/2018 Central Maine Power Working to Restore Power to Most by Friday Evening
09/06/2018 Central Maine Power Crews repairing Damage from Strong Thunderstorms
08/01/2018 More Robust Smart Meter System Will Improve CMP Storm Response
06/26/2018 Central Maine Power Delivery Prices to Go Down on July 1
06/25/2018 Central Maine Power Completes Milestone on Lewiston Loop Project
06/20/2018 Central Maine Power Reminds Customers to Be Storm Smart
06/14/2018 Another Major Milestone Toward Historic Agreement to Bring Clean Energy to Massachusetts
05/25/2018 Central Maine Power Warns Customers of New Surge in Scam Attempts
05/24/2018 Central Maine Power Receives National Designation For Excellence in Tree Care
05/23/2018 Avangrid Foundation and Central Maine Power Announce $100,000 Award to Good Shepherd Food Bank
05/10/2018 Central Maine Power Conducts Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
05/06/2018 Central Maine Power to Complete Power Restoration Today
05/05/2018 Central Maine Power Passes 90 percent Mark in Storm Recovery
05/05/2018 Central Maine Power Makes Progress Restoring Power Following High Winds Overnight
05/02/2018 Central Maine Power Supports Pilot Program for Digital Inclusion and Intelligent Infrastructure
03/28/2018 AVANGRID Subsidiary Central Maine Power Chosen in Bid to Deliver Clean Energy to New England Grid
03/20/2018 Statement of Central Maine Power President and CEO Doug Herling Regarding Steps CMP Will Take to Address Billing Complaints
03/15/2018 Avangrid Foundation Supports Red Cross Disaster Preparedness
03/08/2018 Central Maine Power Expects to Complete Service Restoration to Vast Majority Today
03/07/2018 Power Restored to 75 Percent Affected by Winter Storm
03/07/2018 Central Maine Power Reports Progress in Recovery from Winter Storm
03/07/2018 Central Maine Power Responding to Outages from Winter Storm
03/06/2018 Central Maine Power Prepared for Winter Storm
02/15/2018 Central Maine Power Transmission Proposal Selected as Solution for Massachusetts Clean Energy Initiative
01/16/2018 Doug Herling Named President and CEO of Central Maine Power
01/10/2018 New Ad: Why Should Massachusetts Utility Customers Pay $2 Billion More For Clean Energy?
01/07/2018 Central Maine Power and the New England Clean Energy Connect Reach Milestone in Support from Maine Host Communities
02/28/2018 Central Maine Power Prepared for Winter Storm
2017
12/28/2017 Central Maine Power Offers Safety Tips for Extreme Cold Weather
12/21/2017 Central Maine Power Prepared for Winter Storm
12/05/2017 Central Maine Power Clean Energy RFP transmission proposal will save Bay State ratepayers more than $600 million in construction costs over competing proposals
11/30/2017 Central Maine Power Offers Holiday Safety and Efficiency Tips
11/20/2017 Central Maine Power Completes Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
11/15/2017 Central Maine Power Announces President & CEO Sara Burns to Retire
11/05/2017 Central Maine Power Reaches 99 Percent in Power Restorations
11/05/2017 Central Maine Power Crews Pour into Mid-coast Communities as Outage Numbers Drops
11/04/2017 Central Maine Power Crews Restore Service to 97 Percent of Customers
11/04/2017 Central Maine Power Storm Recovery Effort Continues
11/03/2017 Central Maine Power Reaches 90 Percent Mark in Storm Recovery
11/03/2017 Central Maine Power Continues Major Push in Storm Recovery
11/03/2017 Central Maine Power Making Major Push in Storm Recovery
11/02/2017 Central Maine Power Restores Service to 350,000
11/02/2017 Central Maine Power Welcomes More Crews to Storm Recovery Effort
11/02/2017 Central Maine Power Surpasses 70 Percent Mark in Storm Recovery
11/01/2017 Central Maine Power Restores Service to 250,000
11/01/2017 Central Maine Power Past Halfway Mark in Storm Recovery
11/01/2017 Central Maine Power Approaches Halfway Mark in Storm Recovery
10/31/2017 Central Maine Power Reports Significant Progress on Storm Recovery
10/31/2017 Central Maine Power Restores Service to More than 100,000
10/31/2017 Central Maine Power Positioned to Make Major Progress on Power Restoration Today
10/30/2017 Central Maine Power Advises Recovery from Wind and Rain Storm Will Take Several Days
10/30/2017 Central Maine Power Reports Widespread Outages from Wind and Rain Storm
10/29/2017 Central Maine Power Prepares for Wind and Rain Storm
10/07/2017 AVANGRID and Central Maine Power Employees Help Make a Global Impact
10/04/2017 Central Maine Power Announces Grants to GPCOG, Scarborough Public Library, and Waynflete School
09/28/2017 Central Maine Power Puts New Substation Into Service
09/21/2017 Avangrid Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients
09/07/2017 Central Maine Power Completes Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
08/29/2017 Avangrid Foundation Donates $50,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief for Hurricane Harvey
08/14/2017 Central Maine Power and Town of Islesboro Sign Agreement to Move Broadband Project Forward
08/11/2017 Central Maine Power Warns Customers of National Phone Scam
07/27/2017 Central Maine Power Offers Range of New Cost-Effective Clean Energy Solutions In Massachusetts Clean Energy RFP
07/24/2017 Central Maine Power Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Kennebec and Somerset Counties
06/27/2017 Central Maine Power Offers New Round of Electric-Vehicle Grants
06/05/2017 Central Maine Power Reminds Customers to Be Storm Smart'
05/31/2017 Central Maine Power Conducts Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
05/23/2017 Central Maine Power Receives National Designation For Excellence in Tree Care
05/11/2017 Central Maine Power Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Hancock, Penobscot, and Piscataquis Counties
04/28/2017 Central Maine Power Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford Counties
04/20/2017 Central Maine Power Highlights Environmental Accomplishments in Advance of Earth Day
04/13/2017 Central Maine Power Donates Award-Winning Book to Maine Schools and Libraries
03/15/2017 Central Maine Power Hits 60 Percent Mark for Service Restoration Following Blizzard
03/15/2017 Central Maine Power Restoring Service Following Blizzard
03/13/2017 Central Maine Power Prepared for Winter Storm
02/20/2017 Central Maine Power Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Southern and Coastal Maine
02/15/2017 Central Maine Power Statement on Recovery from Winter Storm
01/30/2017 Energy Grid Upgrade Will Benefit Homes and Businesses in Kennebec and Waldo Counties
01/22/2017 Central Maine Power Prepared for Winter Storm
2016
10/27/2016 AVANGRID Promote National Cyber Security Awareness Month
12/30/2016 CMP Expects to Complete Storm Restoration in Most Areas by Late Evening
12/30/2016 CMP Has Restored Service to More Than 120,000 Homes and Businesses Following Thursday's Winter Storm
12/29/2016 CMP has restored service to more 100,000 homes and businesses following Thursday's winter storm
12/29/2016 Some Photos of Storm Damage and Recovery
12/29/2016 CMP restores service to 75,000 customers, but warns that many will be without power for at least one more night
12/29/2016 Heavy Snow and Wind Cause Power Outages
12/27/2016 Central Maine Power Prepared for Winter Storm
12/04/2016 Central Maine Power Officers Holiday Lighting Safety and Efficiency Tips
09/26/2016 Central Maine Power Joins Maine Audubon as it Unveils Electric Vehicle Charging Station
08/18/2016 Central Maine Power Conducts Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
08/10/2016 Central Maine Power Warns of New Surge in Scam Attempts
07/14/2016 Central Maine Power Breaks Ground on Energy Grid Upgrade in South China
07/12/2016 Central Maine Power Highlights New Services as it Prepares for Summer Storms
06/29/2016 AVANGRID Honors Its Business Partners
06/15/2016 CMP Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Kennebec and Somerset Counties
05/12/2016 Central Maine Power Receives National Designation for Excellence in Tree Care
05/09/2016 Central Maine Power to Begin Construction of New Underground Transmission Line and Substation in Lewiston
04/26/2016 CMP Conducting Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
03/30/2016 CMP Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford Counties
03/14/2016 CMP Tree Care Will Enhance Service in Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties
02/28/2016 Service to Maine Island Community to Improve with New Submarine Cable in Place
02/03/2016 Central Maine Power Donates Award-Winning Book to Maine Schools and Libraries
01/27/2016 Central Maine Power Proposes a 550 MW Clean Energy Project
01/27/2016 Central Maine Power & Emera Maine Submit Joint Clean Energy Proposal to New England States
01/10/2016 CMP lists towns and roads that could be without service a second night
01/10/2016 Power back to more than 90 percent affected by storm
01/10/2016 CMP making progress on storm recovery
2015
12/16/2015 AVANGRID, Inc. will Join NYSE Tomorrow with $30 Billion of Assets in Wind Energy, Utilities, and Natural Gas Storage
12/01/2015 Central Maine Power Designated as an Environmental Champion
11/24/2015 Central Maine Power Offers Holiday Lighting Safety and Efficiency Tips
10/19/2015 Iberdrola USA Signs American Business Act on Climate Pledge
10/16/2015 Iberdrola USA to Attend White House Summit on Climate and the Road Through Paris
10/07/2015 CMP Conducting Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
09/22/2015 Maine Audubon, Thomas College, Farnsworth Museum to receive grants from Central Maine Power for Electric-Vehicle Chargers
09/10/2015 CMP Awards More Grants for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment
08/21/2015 CMP Tree Care in Central and Midcoast Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
08/20/2015 Central Maine Power Urges Customers to be Wary of Door-to-door Energy Solicitors
08/18/2015 CMP Conducts Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
08/13/2015 CMP Report to MPUC: Electric Vehicle Program Participants Saved Money, Cut Emissions
07/30/2015 CMP Tree Care in Cumberland and York Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
07/06/2015 Power Line Work Will Affect Traffic on Interstate 95 in Waterville
06/25/2015 CMP, GMRI Honored for Smart Grid Education Initiative
06/09/2015 Central Maine Power Reports New Surge of Scam Attempts
06/05/2015 Central Maine Power Won't Pull the Plug Yet, Extends Deadline for Electric-Vehicle Grant Applications
05/19/2015 During Arbor Week, CMP Urges Customers to Plan Before They Plant
05/06/2015 CMP Conducting Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
04/30/2015 CMP Tree Care in Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
04/20/2015 Central Maine Power Offers New Round of Electric-Vehicle Grants
04/08/2015 CMP System Upgrade Will Benefit Belgrade Lakes Area
03/26/2015 Please Don't Post on Poles, CMP Asks
03/23/2015 Last Structure Set on CMP's Maine Power Reliability Program
02/24/2015 CMP Tree Care in Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Somerset Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
02/22/2015 Participants in CMP Electric Vehicle Program Save on Fuel, Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
02/12/2015 CMP Prepared for Winter Storm
02/11/2015 Maine Governor LePage and Iberdrola Chairman Ignacio Gal'n Discuss Recent Investments and Maine's Energy Future
02/04/2015 Central Maine Power Urges Caution When Clearing Snow
01/28/2015 Central Maine Power Reaches New Milestone with Berwick Area Reinforcements
01/25/2015 CMP Prepared for Winter Storm
01/06/2015 Central Maine Power, EDP Renewables and Emera Maine Advance Northern Maine Wind
2014
12/29/2014 CMP Provides Award-Winning Book to Maine Children
12/10/2014 CMP Sends Crews to Vermont to Help With Storm Repairs
12/07/2014 CMP Prepared for Winter Storm
12/02/2014 CMP Launches 11th Annual Community Mitten Drive
11/28/2014 CMP expects to complete storm recovery today
11/27/2014 CMP storm recovery nears 100,000 mark
11/27/2014 CMP storm recovery passes 90 percent mark, restoring power to nearly 95,000 homes and businesses since Thanksgiving Day
11/27/2014 CMP continues push to recover from winter storm
11/26/2014 CMP crews restore power to almost 75,000 homes and businesses on Thanksgiving Day
11/26/2014 CMP crews cut storm outages by more than 50,000 in eight hours
11/26/2014 CMP Crews Working on Storm Recovery Over Thanksgiving Holiday
11/25/2014 Heavy Snow Causing Widespread Outages
11/24/2014 CMP Prepared for Winter Storm
11/24/2014 CMP Offers Holiday Lighting Safety Tips
11/05/2014 CMP in Final Stage of Storm Recovery
11/04/2014 CMP Storm Recovery 95 Percent Complete
11/04/2014 Fewer Than 8,000 CMP Customers Remain Without Service
11/04/2014 CMP Closing in on Final Storm Recovery
11/03/2014 CMP Reduces Outages to Fewer Than 20,000
11/03/2014 CMP Power Restoration Passes 60 Percent of Monday's Peak
11/03/2014 CMP Continues Push to Repair Storm Damage
11/02/2014 CMP Crews Exceed the 25,000 Mark in Storm Restoration Effort
11/02/2014 CMP Crews Make Steady Progress in Storm Recovery
11/02/2014 CMP Moving Full Steam Ahead on Storm Recovery
11/02/2014 Heavy Snow, High Winds Cause Considerable Damage to Power Lines
10/23/2014 CMP, Iberdrola USA Employees to Donate Time on Saturday to Local Non-Profits
09/30/2014 CMP Tree Care in Androscoggin, Kennebec, and Oxford Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
09/19/2014 IBERDROLA USA NETWORKS EARNS ISO 9001:2008 CERTIFICATION
09/17/2014 CMP Energizes New Lines and Substation
09/15/2014 IBERDROLA USA TO CONVERT VEHICLE FLEET TO ALTERNATIVE FUEL
08/13/2014 Scammers Continue to Target CMP Customers
08/11/2014 CMP's Maine Power Reliability Program Reaches New Milestones
08/05/2014 Central Maine Power Reaches New Milestone for Paperless Billing
08/01/2014 CMP Tree Care in Knox and Waldo Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
07/29/2014 TWO IBERDROLA USA COMPANIES AMONG NATION’S MOST TRUST UTILITIES
07/24/2014 Greater Portland Gets Two New "Quick Charge" Stations for Plug-In Electric Vehicles
07/08/2014 Central Maine Power Conducts Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
07/07/2014 CMP Send Crews to New Brunswick to Help With Storm Repairs
07/07/2014 Maine's Two Largest Utilities Agree to Co-develop Transmission Projects in New England
06/25/2014 Please don't post on poles, CMP asks
06/23/2014 Magazine Names Iberdrola as Most Sustainable Spanish Utility
06/20/2014 CMP Tree Care in Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
06/13/2014 CMP Offers Seasonal Storm Preparation Tips
06/06/2014 CMP Upgrades to Union Street Substation Will Enhance Service in Downtown Portland
05/30/2014 Power Line Work Will Affect Traffic on Maine Turnpike in Auburn Overnight June 1 to 2
05/28/2014 CMP Tree Care in Lincoln and Sagadahoc Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
05/28/2014 CMP Tree Care in Franklin County Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
05/27/2014 Construction Begins on CMP Project to Enhance Service in Skowhegan Area
05/22/2014 Upgraded Livermore Falls Substation Now in Service
05/21/2014 Gulf of Maine Research Institute Reaches Finals in National Contest Using Data from CMP Smart Meters and Energy Manager Program
05/20/2014 During Arbor Week, CMP Urges Customers to ‘Plan Before They Plant’
05/14/2014 Central Maine Power Joins Industry Effort to Advance Use of "Green Button" Technology
04/29/2014 CMP Tree Care in Southern Maine Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
04/24/2014 CMP Safety Initiative Benefits Local Business
04/23/2014 CMP Community Mitten Drive Exceeds Goal
04/10/2014 CMP Conducting Aerial Inspections of Transmission Lines
04/02/2014 Central Maine Power Honors Local Businesses That Helped with Recovery from Christmas Week Ice Storm
03/25/2014 CMP Tree Care in Androscoggin and Oxford Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
03/21/2014 DOE Case Study Gives CMP High Marks on Smart Meter Program
03/18/2014 CMP Gives Lithgow Library $50,000
03/11/2014 CMP Prepared for Late-Winter Storm
03/02/2014 Power Line Work Will Affect Traffic on Maine Turnpike (Interstate 95)
02/25/2014 CMP Tree Care in Kennebec and Somerset Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability
02/12/2014 CMP Prepared for Winter Storm
02/05/2014 CMP Sends Crews to Pennsylvania to Assist with Storm Recovery
02/04/2014 Central Maine Power Supports 'Apps for Energy' Contest
02/03/2014 CMP Renews Alert to Customers About Utility Payment Scams
02/02/2014 CMP Recognized as Global Leader in Smart Grid Technology
01/27/2014 CMP Tree Care in Knox and Waldo Counties Will Enhance Power-System Reliability