College of the Atlantic students work with COA's Community Energy Center to install solar panels on a nearby business.College of the Atlantic students work with COA's Community Energy Center to install solar panels on a nearby business. Credit: Felipe Andrés Fontecilla Gutiérrez ’20

University of Maine Emeritus Professor, COA trustee, andWERU’s Talk of the Towns host Ron Beard invites Demeo and members of the local group A Climate to Thrive for a discussion of the pros and cons of energy independence on Mount Desert Island, where COA is located.

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