Great news in Maine! Common sense prevailed in a UNANIMOUS court decision in favor of the New England Energy Connect (NECEC) line. A decision based on FACTS, not green ideology! This line would be delivering 1200 MW of hydroelectricity 24/7/365 to the ISO New England grid already if asinine opposition based on misinformation, outright lies and hatred of CMP hadn't thrown numerous roadblocks at a project that had played by the regulatory rules and earned all of the necessary permits.
Now the opposition needs to just shut up and walk away. Nextra only needs to sharpen its focus of maintaining market share and NRCM will just continue pushing wind and solar to keep the money rolling in from those industries.
Work can resume on CMP power-line project, jury rules - Portland Pr...