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Concord, NH – Thursday’s continuation of the Adjudicative hearings regarding the Northern Pass Project brings a new panel of witnesses for the Counsel for the Public. The Brattle Group, the Counsel for the Public’s market economics panel spent the day fielding questions regarding the future of the clean energy market and the potential impact the …

Concord, NH – So called experts called by the Counsel for the Public continued in their second day of witness testimony today, fielding examination from a number of anti-project representatives, as well as Attorney Needleman representing the Northern Pass project, and Attorney Pappas for the Counsel for the Public. In the morning session, Mr. Van …

Concord, NH – During today’s full-day SEC adjudicative hearings, the Counsel for the Public called individuals they called experts on construction to answer a series of questions lasting throughout the morning and afternoon hearing sessions. The attorney for the Counsel for the Public asked a series of questions surrounding the Northern Pass project’s initial Construction …

Concord, NH – A full day of Site Evaluation Committee hearings continued today beginning at 9:00 am with a panel of witnesses representing the Clarksville-Stewartstown Combined Group of Intervenors, the witnesses were comprised of anti-project intervenors who led off the day’s hearing with a 20 minute video which had been introduced the the committee as …

Lawyers question witnesses during Site Evaluation Committee The Site Evaluation Committee met at 1 p.m. to hear from witnesses from various groups trying to block the Northern Pass project. The purpose of these hearings is for lawyers for both sides to ask questions about the witnesses’ pre-filed testimony, or to get new information in the …

On Aug. 31, the New Hampshire Site Evaluation Committee voted 6-0 in favor of pushing back its Sept. 30 deadline for making a decision on the Norther Pass transmission project. The NH-SEC is now aiming to announce its decision by Feb. 28, with a formal written decision released by March 31, 2018. Despite the further …

Dept. of Energy provides key approval for Northern Pass

The U.S. Department of Energy has recommended the Northern Pass project receive a presidential permit — a key approval step for the transmission project and a major step toward creating more than a thousand construction jobs in the New England area. An “impact statement” was released Aug. 10 by the U.S. Department of Energy Office …