Division of Public Utilities and Carriers
By Steve Ahlquist on October 20, 2017
Two gas pipeline companies manipulated schedules and gas flow to make an extra $3.6 billion from Southern New England ratepayers claims a report that has spurred investigations in Massachusetts, Connecticut and, to a lesser extent, Rhode Island.
Posted in Climate, Connecticut, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, Massachusetts, Rhode Island | Tagged Algonquin Gas Transmission Pipeline, Avangrid, Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority, Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, DPUC, EDF, Environmental Defense Fund, Eversource, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, ferc, Maura Healey, Meaghan McCabe, Peter Kilmartin, Public Utilities Commission, puc, PURA, Richard Blumenthal, Sheldon Whitehouse, Thomas Kogut, Todd Bianco | 1 Response
By Steve Ahlquist on August 18, 2016
Invenergy did not prove the need for its proposed power plant at the PUC hearings, says Max Greene and Jerry Elmer, attorneys for the Conservation Law Foundation. Here’s why.
Posted in Class Warfare, Climate, Corporate Greed, Elections, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure | Tagged CLF, Conservation Law Foundation, Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, EFSB, Energy Facilities Siting Board, Invenergy, ISO NE, Jerry Elmer, Max Greene, puc, Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission, Robert Fagan | 1 Response
By Steve Ahlquist on April 24, 2015
“Thousands are getting shut off notices today,” said Camilo Viveiros, lead organizer of the George Wiley Center to the 22 people gathered around a table hoping to avoid losing power on May 1, “Over 20,000 people in Rhode Island have their power shut off every year.”
Posted in Class Warfare, Poverty, Rhode Island | Tagged Camilo Viveiros, Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, George Wiley Center, Henry Shelton Act, liheap, national grid, Public Utilities Commission | 1 Response