Dozens testified on both sides of a bill that would direct the Department of Environmental Protection to study the “total net effect” on greenhouse gases of CMP’s controversial proposal to build the 145-mile transmission line through western Maine. The New England Clean Energy Connect proposal would allow Massachusetts to purchase power from HydroQuebec as part of a state law requiring the Bay State to switch to renewable sources.
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Maine lawmakers push for new study that could delay permits for $1B CMP project
The fight over CMP’s $1 billion corridor project moves to the Maine Legislature