If there is interest during the RFP process, the town could potentially receive revenue should the project move forward, according to the town manager.
Liberty Utilities announced Thursday it is proposing a new renewable natural gas production facility at a privately owned Bethlehem landfill that it says will lower gas bills for New Hampshire customers starting next summer.
CONCORD — An Eversource attorney suggested Monday that eliminating competition from independent power suppliers could lower electricity costs for residential customers in New Hampshire.
ALGIERS — OPEC’s leader Saudi Arabia and its biggest oil-producer ally outside the group, Russia, ruled out on Sunday any immediate, additional increase in crude output, effectively rebuffing President Donald Trump’s calls for action to cool the market.
Massachusetts officials announced Friday an expected date for full utilities to be restored to Merrimack Valley residents following the gas-related explosions earlier this month.
Nearly a year before dozens of explosions and fires ripped through three Merrimack Valley communities, Columbia Gas identified more than 750 miles of leak-prone pipeline that needed to be replaced, according to documents filed with the Department of Public Utilities.
CONCORD — Wood and solar energy advocates rallied their troops in front of the State House on Thursday, hoping to save wood-burning power plants and large-scale solar projects threatened by two gubernatorial vetoes.
CONCORD — A proposed $84 million transmission-line project that would be buried partly in Little Bay pits a need for more capacity to transmit power through the region versus concerns over disrupting the bay.
MANCHESTER — Liberty Utilities is planning an open house and information session on the Granite Bridge natural gas pipeline project in Manchester on Tuesday, Aug. 21, from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Derryfield, 625 Mammoth Road.
NASHUA — Nashua is among a group of 20 communities nationwide seeking information from renewable energy developers interested in launching a mass renewable energy initiative.
Utilities in the U.S. Northeast expect to have enough power to keep the lights on as homes and businesses crank up air conditioners to escape a heat wave, the region’s power grid operators said on Tuesday.
MANCHESTER — A proposed 13-mile transmission line on the Seacoast to help handle increased electricity demand would cost $84 million to $216 million to build, according to Eversource.
MANCHESTER — Last week’s announcement that regulators had approved a new energy supply rate for Eversource customers marks a major shift for the state’s largest utility, as the company once known as Public Service of New Hampshire completes the process of selling off its power plants and pri…
MANCHESTER - Eversource executives urged their customers to examine energy efficiency and tighten up their homes after state regulators approved a 19.1 percent increase in energy supply charges that will be passed on to consumers over the next six months.
BERLIN — While touting the economic benefits of the Burgess BioPower plant for the city, for Coos County and for the state of New Hampshire, a company spokesman declined to comment on what might happen if Gov. Chris Sununu vetoes a bill to extend a power-purchase agreement between the plant …
LONDON -- Iran says Venezuela and Iraq will join it in blocking a proposal to increase oil production that’s backed by Saudi Arabia and Russia when OPEC and its allies meet in Vienna this week.
MANCHESTER — Eversource on Monday notified the state Public Utilities Commission that it will submit an updated proposal to replace the company’s agreement to purchase capacity on the proposed Access Northeast gas pipeline expansion.
WASHINGTON — Automakers would no longer have to boost fuel economy for their U.S. fleets after 2020, and California would not be able to set stricter standards than the federal government under a proposal submitted to the White House by the Transportation Department, two sources said on Thursday.
VANCOUVER/WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - As a hard deadline set by Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd for scrapping a key pipeline expansion looms, there is growing doubt among investors, contractors and government officials about reaching a deal to save the C$7.4 billion ($5.7 billion) project.
ST PETERSBURG/DUBAI — Saudi Arabia and Russia are discussing raising OPEC and non-OPEC oil production by some 1 million barrels a day, sources said, weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump complained about artificially high prices.
China’s interest in reducing its trade surplus with the United States through increased energy imports could advance plans for U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants and ethanol sales, analysts and energy executives involved in developing new LNG facilities said.
Builders in California will be required to fit solar panels on most new homes from 2020 under new building standards adopted on Wednesday, a move that is the first in the United States and could provide a big boost to the solar industry.
CONCORD — The state Public Utilities Commission in a first-of-its-kind rate case approved Liberty Utilities earning revenues on a per-customer basis, rather than on how much natural gas it sells.
CONCORD — Northern Pass officials on Friday filed a request for a state committee to reopen its deliberations on the proposed hydroelectric transmission project that it rejected in February.
CONCORD — Two members of a state committee considering the proposed Northern Pass hydroelectric project should remove themselves from further deliberations, according to two groups supporting the project.
NASHUA — A newly formed committee is determined to reduce the city’s municipal vehicle emissions and infrastructure greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2025.
CONCORD — The state’s Site Evaluation Committee will meet May 24 to decide whether it should resume deliberations on a proposed Northern Pass hydroelectric transmission project.
Nine states in the Northeast have slashed greenhouse gas pollution, created thousands of jobs in clean energy, and cut consumer power costs using a market-based scheme to slash carbon emissions, according to a study released on Tuesday.
NEW YORK — Global energy giants Chevron Corp and Exxon Mobil have asked U.S. regulators for exemptions to the nation’s biofuels policy that have historically been reserved for small companies in financial distress, according to sources familiar with the matter.
EPPING — Selectmen voted unanimously Monday to seek approval to become an intervenor as Liberty Utilities moves ahead with its proposal to install a natural gas pipeline from Stratham to Manchester and build a large storage tank in Epping.
OTTAWA — Kinder Morgan Canada on Sunday suspended most work on a $5.8 billion (C$7.4 billion) oil pipeline expansion that has become the focus of protests, a move underscoring uncertainty over major energy projects in Canada.
In speaking with local entrepreneurs, a common piece of feedback is that New Hampshire fosters an impressively collaborative business environment, particularly when compared with innovation hubs in other parts of the country.