NH House panel shelves long-term power deal legislation

The House Science, Technology and Energy Committee voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to retain Senate Bill 128, a bill that would have enabled Eversource to purchase power for its New Hampshire customers over Northern Pass transmission lines.

The action puts off any chance of the Public Utilities Commission beginning consideration of a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) between Eversource and Hydro-Quebec to buy 100 megawatts of power dedicated to New Hampshire customers until the start of next year. More…

| NHBR

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