Maine Climate Protectors

grassroots legal climate advocacy for the state and the world

DEP Hearing May 15th

Citizen Petition for Rulemaking to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Jeff Crawford of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection announced a public hearing on the proposed rules to to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, to be held May 15th at 1pm at
The DEP Response Training Room,
4 Blossom Lane (AMHI Complex)

Anyone who would like to address the DEP about our proposed rules is encouraged to attend. Reach out to Beth Valentine at if you would like to coordinate in any way.

This announcement also marks the beginning of the public comment period, which ends June 29th. Emails should be sent to with the subject “Comment on Citizen Petition for Rulemaking to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions”. You can address s-mail comments to
Jeffrey Crawford
17 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333

It’s important that the DEP hear from as many people as possible about the importance of the proposed rules.