Companies from three foreign countries picking pockets of ratepayers - Portugal, Spain (also UAE and Qatar) and Canada. And First Wind started in Italy. Maine as third world country.
EDP Renewables (EDPR), Central Maine Power (CMP) and Emera Maine, a subsidiary of Emera Inc. (TSX:EMA), announced today they have reached agreements that will enable clean energy from…Continue
Added by Long Islander on January 9, 2015 at 11:24am — No Comments
Gov. Paul LePage has nominated his chief legal counsel, Carlisle Tuggey McLean, to serve on the three-member Maine Public Utilities Commission......The nomination comes just one day after LePage’s inauguration, when he reiterated that reducing energy costs in the state is a high priority. Efforts to do so could include changes to the state’s renewable energy goals, expanding natural gas infrastructure and…Continue
Added by Long Islander on January 8, 2015 at 9:45pm — No Comments
Jeremy Payne plays victim of coming bills "attacking" the wind developers and a day later we learn how the wind crowd is so skillfully using their marionette Justin Alfond as documented by the Maine Center for Public…Continue
Reliability of the power grid? How about it was perfectly reliable until your spurting scamming taxpayer fleecing ratepayer harming wind factories came along? Hopefully the two new PUC commissioners we'll soon be seeing will start investigating all of this.
Gerry Chasse, president and CEO of Emera Maine, said the project and others it is assessing with CMP would help increase the reliability of the region’s power grid.…Continue
Added by Long Islander on January 7, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Gov. Deval Patrick, a strong supporter of the project, told reporters Wednesday he didn’t know if the project could survive.
The CEO of Eolian talks about risks. His company has been stopped in its tracks on every wind factory he has attempted. Perhaps being in business is a risk Jack.
Friends of Dodge Hill held two petition drives in support of the moratorium.
Ahead of the vote, a public hearing at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 6, at the Orland Community Center will give residents a chance to or learn more about the issue or comment on the proposed temporary ban.…Continue
That’s critical tax credits for things like wind energy developers and people in our state who just need to know what their investments in the future are going to look like," Pingree says, "and this uncertainty is just bad for the business."
Pingree says tax policy should be established for at least several years to allow businesses and individuals to plan. …Continue
The justices of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court ruled that local perennial farmers Peter and Julie Beckford filed their lawsuit against Bangor developer Paul Fuller and his local partners five days too late.…Continue
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Exposing the largest, most expensive and deceptive case of crony capitalism in American history...
Two Big White House 'Green' Cronies Unite: First Wind scored over $700 million of stimulus funds, now being acquired by SunEdison…Continue