Posted on June 19, 2018 at 8:30am — 1 Comment
If the bill survives debate in the House of Representatives, it will be among the most progressive in the nation.
BOSTON – Massachusetts would run on 100-percent renewable power by 2047 under comprehensive energy legislation passed by the state Senate Thursday night.
The idealistic goal would be reached by increasing the state’s renewable portfolio standard by 3 percent every year, instead of the current 1 percent. The RPS dictates how much renewable energy…Continue
Posted on June 17, 2018 at 10:19am — 2 Comments
“Give me just one generation of youth, and I'll transform the whole world.”
― Vladimir Lenin
She also discussed the strict regulations of the industry and the process of constructing the massive 500 foot tall structures. The tour was very educational and afterward the 4-H members made the hike up to the top of Saddleback Peaks where they enjoyed a picnic…Continue
Posted on June 16, 2018 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments
Central Maine Power Co.’s plan to build a transmission line from the Canadian border through western Maine to bring hydropower to Massachusetts passed a critical step Thursday, when the Maine utility and Massachusetts electricity distributors said they had signed a contract.
The contract, which was not made public, reportedly details the terms and energy price for the project. Through those prices, Massachusetts ratepayers ultimately will foot the bill for CMP’s $950 million New…Continue
Posted on June 14, 2018 at 6:36pm