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Panel Chair Accuses Intervenor Of Trying To Delay Northern Pass Hearing

CONCORD — Site Evaluation Committee chair Martin Honigberg accused an intervenor Monday of attempting to deliberately delay adjudicative hearings on the Northern Pass Transmission project. The hearings on the $1.6 billion, high-voltage transmission project to bring Hydro-Quebec electricity to New England have … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Hydro-Quebec revenues could fall short in Northern Pass’ first year

In the current electricity market, Hydro-Quebec would not generate enough revenue to cover its costs during the first year the Northern Pass transmission project operates, Eversource officials told state regulators Monday. More… | NHBR Get Your New Media Militia updates … Continue reading

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Bill that would allow Eversource-Hydro-Quebec deal wins approval

The state Senate passed a bill Thursday that would enable Eversource to purchase power for its New Hampshire customers over Northern Pass transmission lines, for the ratepayers’ benefit and at their risk. The Senate passed Senate Bill 128 just days … Continue reading

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This Week Has Seen Major Setbacks For Eversource, Northern Pass.

The month of March hasn’t been good to Northern Pass and its parent company, Eversource. First, there were the conflicting media reports that its Canadian partner, Hydro-Québec (HQ), isn’t paying for any part of the hydroelectric transmission line in New Hampshire. … Continue reading

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