Tag Archives: Electricity

Electricity Costs in New Hampshire

When we switch on the lights here in New Hampshire, we pay more than residents in 45 states.  That’s right, the Granite State has some of the highest residential electricity rates in the country. And industrial employers pay more for electricity … Continue reading

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Got Power?

No power, no internet, no phone.  Updates will be spotty for a bit. With that in mind… MANCHESTER, N.H. —Pounding rain and damaging winds left behind a trail of destruction Monday in New Hampshire, where hundreds of thousands of homes … Continue reading

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NH House panel to weigh energy-efficiency charge opt-out bill

Should New Hampshire businesses be able to opt out of paying for a utility’s energy-efficiency programs, even if they have benefited in the past and might benefit from them in the future? That’s what state Rep. Michael Vose, R-Epping, is … Continue reading

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National Grid, electrical workers reach agreement on project

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — National Grid and the union representing electrical workers have reached an agreement for construction of a transmission project that would bring up to 1,200 megawatts of clean energy from Canada to the New England power grid, … Continue reading

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Renewables and Bad Policy Killing Australian Economy.

Australia’s ‘experiment’ with green energy had best serve as a lesson to all, including states like New Hampshire. Green Energy Insurrection: Aussie Miners, Heavy Industry Threaten Investment Walkout over Energy Prices. Australia will be denied new investment and will watch more … Continue reading

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State Using PUC and Eversource to Prop up The North Country

New Hampshire Business review has an enlightening–though not surprising–article today about how a PUC-approved contract from 2011 requires Eversource customers to prop up the NH timber industry and the Berlin Biomass Plant. More… | GraniteGrok

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Eversource projecting 1.4% increase in electric bills

The state’s largest electric utility filed a price forecast Tuesday anticipating the energy service charge part of the bill will rise 3.8 percent. Spokesman Kaitlyn Woods said customers’ overall bills are predicted to rise 1.4 percent thanks to other lower … Continue reading

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