Last year, the state’s highest court ordered the Department of Environmental Protection to come up with new regulations to ensure the state meets emissions reduction goals in three years. Those goals were put into law in 2008.
Republican Governor Charlie Baker faces a new political challenge in the months ahead: work with Beacon Hill Democrats during legislative crunch time while also working to unseat some of those same Democrats.
There’s no end in sight for a moratorium on new natural gas service in parts of Franklin and Hampshire counties now that Kinder Morgan has dropped its plan to build a pipeline through the region.
The Federal Government needs to be a better partner to the American people, Senator Elizabeth Warren told hundreds on Monday in western Massachusetts.
In a call with reporters, the President of ISO New England, said the region continues to see price spikes when demand is high on cold winter days.
Opponents of a proposed pipeline through western Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire are pointing out that only about half the 3,000 promised construction jobs would go to local workers.
IN-DEPTH: The Pipeline Road Trip
Berkshire Gas customers could be paying about 22-dollars a month less while Columbia Gas users are in line for about a 30 dollar drop from last winter
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey is getting her two cents in as the pipeline company Kinder Morgan readies to file its federal application.
An anti-pipeline group is taking its case to Massachusetts’ highest court. The group was denied a role as an “intervenor” in rulings for contracts between Kinder Morgan and several gas utilities.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) expects extends a public comment deadline to accommodate a final hearing in Cheshire County, New Hampshire.
About 30 protesters picketed outside of Kinder Morgan’s downtown Pittsfield offices.
On the first day of Henry Epp’s road trip along the proposed route of the Kinder Morgan pipeline, we listen to worries about pollution and explosion, hear concerns about the tone of the debate — and get the skinny on turkey reproduction.
The company put the moratorium in place last year due to what it calls a lack of pipeline capacity.
A proposed natural gas pipeline through Massachusetts may take an alternative route through New Hampshire to follow an existing power line.
Opponents of a proposed natural gas pipeline are following the would-be route of the line in a protest that’s scheduled to last several weeks.