InDepth NH

Is Hydro-Québec Having ‘Second Thoughts’ On Northern Pass?

Friday, March 10, 2017 Bill Robidoux 0

The changing economic environment for electric utilities may have helped fuel what Northern Pass developers say are erroneous reports in Le Journal de Quebec that Hydro-Québec may be rethinking its commitment to the transmission project.

On Thursday, Hydro-Québec and its New Hampshire partner, Eversource, said both companies remain committed to the $1.6 billion project to transport 1,090 megawatts of Hydro-Québec electricity to New England over 192 miles of power lines stretching from the Canadian border at Pittsburg to Deerfield. READ MORE


Senate hearing: Hassan decries blatant online sex trafficking via

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Carol Robidoux 1

Building on her efforts to combat domestic and sexual violence and the crime of human trafficking, Sen. Maggie Hassan, D-NH, participated in the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations hearing on, where she voiced outrage over’s knowing facilitation of online sex trafficking. READ MORE