Friday, July 1, 2011

NH in center of storm in New England renewable energy battle

September 24, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under Energy & Environment

New Hampshire is about to become involved in a fight for the future of renewable energy. Massachusetts is introducing new regulations that would curtail the biomass industry, one of New Hampshire’s primary sources of energy and a thriving industry in New England. In January, a proposed EPA regulation called the “Tailoring Rule,” designed to target [...]

Obama’s $80 Billion-a-Year Hidden Tax

May 26, 2009 by Penny Wise  
Filed under Energy & Environment

Candidate Barack Obama promised not to raise taxes on those making less than $250,000 a year, but he rarely mentioned that if elected president he would effectively tax all Americans by supporting a carbon emission cap-and-trade tax program that would increase the price of gasoline by 74%, natural gas by 55%, and electricity by 90%. [...]

Groups Asks Shaheen to Oppose Cap and Trade

May 18, 2009 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under Energy & Environment

Details of PUC Power Company Probe Still Murky

December 19, 2008 by Patrick  
Filed under Energy & Environment, HP_Featured

Utility company workers are in a race against time today. With temperatures plummeting and as many as ten inches of snow on the way over the next two days more than 33,000 Granite State homeowners still have no power. Despite the increasingly desperate situation however, the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission is remaining mum about [...]