News and Events

POSTED JULY 13, 2016
IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS PERTAINING TO THE EMERA MAINE ACQUISITION OF THE SWAN'S ISLAND ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE
Documents are available to download in MS Word format by clicking on each one.


Summary of Asset Transfer Agreement

Emera Maine's Service Reliability plan for Swan's Island and Frenchboro

Swan's Island Electric Cooperative and Emera Maine Rate Comparison

Swan's Island Electric Cooperative Member July 28, 2016 Meeting Handout

Swan's Island Electric Cooperative Official Ballot regarding Emera Maine Acquisition
 

POSTED JANUARY 31, 2015
OPTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE DELIVERY OF ELECTRIC SERVICES TO SWAN'S ISLAND AND FRENCHBORO
Independent report written by Tom McAloon as a result of his participation in the Collaborative for Island Energy Research and Action

Access report here...


Maine Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) Rules on SIEC Rate Increase on July 22, 2014

 
POSTED OCTOBER 22, 2015

State of Maine Public Utilities Commission and Swan’s Island Electric Cooperative request for a rate change. Docket No. 2013-00534. Response to Settlement Stipulations.
Download SIEC's response



POSTED JUNE 12, 2015
The May 28, 2015 quarterly informational meeting is available to view on VIMEO by clicking here.
You will need to provide the following password to access the video recording of the meeting which focused on the possible EMERA Maine merger.  Password: downeast

POSTED JUNE 4, 2015 - INFORMATION PERTAINING TO A POSSIBLE MERGER/ACQUISITION WITH EMERA MAINE
Below are several links to information available to the cooperative members relating to the negotiations with Emera Maine and the Maine PUC

EMERA MAINE, SIEC, MAINE PUC MINUTES - MAY 8, 2015 - Island Institute hosted a meeting on May 8, 2015.  Swan's Island Electric Cooperative, Emera Maine, and Maine PUC came together for the first time to discuss options for a possible merger/acquisition of the cooperative by Emera Maine.  Read the minutes from that meeting...

PROS AND CONS OF A MERGER WITH EMERA MAINE - Download PDF file

Preliminary list of questions and answers between the cooperative and EMERA Maine - Download PDF file

SAMPLE STRAW BALLOT - Ballots will be mailed with June Electric bill and also available at the July 23, 2015 Annual Swan's Island Electric Cooperative Meeting - Download draft version of ballot


POSTED JANUARY 31, 2015
OPTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE DELIVERY OF ELECTRIC SERVICES TO SWAN'S ISLAND AND FRENCHBORO
Independent report written by Tom McAloon as a result of his participation in the Collaborative for Island Energy Research and Action
Access report here...


JULY 2014
RULING ON RATE INCREASE
Maine PUC (Public Utilities Commission) Ruled on the SIEC proposed rate increase
JULY 2014 - SIEC Rate and Terms
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Articles of Interest about the Swan's Island Electric Cooperative