Power to the People is a column by D. Maurice Kreis, New Hampshire’s Consumer Advocate. Kreis and his staff of four represent the interests of residential utility customers before the NH Public Utilities Commission and elsewhere. It is co-published by Manchester Ink Link and InDepthNH.org.
The institutions that employ these nice people, however, are perfectly okay with a state that ranks a dismal 21st among the 51 states (and the District of Columbia) when it comes to energy efficiency. The ranking is from the highly respected American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy. It means that New Hampshire is dead last among states in the northeast above the Mason-Dixon Line. This is unacceptable. READ MORE