Energy News for week ending January 16, 2016


Natural Gas/Pipeline

Speliotis joins pipeline intervention, The Salem News

Export anxiety: Where will pipeline’s natural gas wind up?, The Recorder

Conservation Law Foundation to join fight against NED pipeline, The Keene Sentinel

Anti-pipeline group unhappy with company’s responses during Lunenburg meeting Sentinel & Enterprise

State Senate Leaders Announce Plan on Porter Ranch Gas Leak, NBC Southern California

Statewide Mass Audubon leader weighs in on pipeline, Pleasant Valley site damage, Berkshire Eagle

Selectmen okay pipeline survey work, Worcester Telegram

Dracut to hire lawyer in gas pipeline battle, Lowell Sun

Kinder Morgan gives Rindge 30-day deadline on project proposal, The Union Leader

3 Nearby Forums This Week on Controversial Pipeline,

Renewable Energy

Vermont regulators approve new line to bring Canadian renewables to New England, Utility Dive

Hamden zoning commission approves solar panel array at landfill, New Haven Register

Poll: New Hampshire Voters Support Solar Net Metering, Oppose Solar Cap, Solar Industry

Covanta to close two Maine WTE plants due to low energy prices, Waste Dive

America’s gathering offshore revolution, GCR

Solar’s fate in Legislature, Danvers Wicked Local

Riverside Commons installs solar energy system, Worcester Telegram

Community Solar Array projects on the rise, Shelburne News

Vermont reaffirms energy goal of 90 percent renewable by 2050, Rutland Herald

Energy Efficiency

New Energy-Saving Incandescent Light Bulb, CleanTechnica

Energize Connecticut announces eesmarts statewide student contest, Stratford Star

USDA secretary announces energy efficiency loan program PennEnergy

College cuts energy usage and costsMainebiz


PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER STATION: Inspections focus on plant’s corrective action plan, Wicked Local Plymouth

The State of the Union and Nuclear Energy Policy, (blog) NEI Nuclear Notes

Vital projects for the Windham County region announced, Brattleboro Reformer


Gearing up for National Grid, Block Island Times 

New England electric rates to be investigated, The Union Leader

Politics behind the plug, CommonWealth Magazine

Beaton: Competition seen in hydropower market, Worcester Telegram

Orleans takes further steps against Eversource, Wicked Local Orleans

Fossil Free RI statement on Invenergy power plant hearing, RI Future

Medway: Exelon water hearings on Friday, Milford Daily News

Energy Events




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