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In Massachusetts, Groups Push To Bolster Solar Panel Program

Limits on “net-metering” are proving controversial.

06/28/2015

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Lights On: Solar Energy Taking Hold In Massachusetts

In the final installment of her week-long series ‘Lights On,’ WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake reports on how solar energy is finding a footing in Massachusetts.

06/05/2015

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Lights On: Wind Industry Has Untapped Potential In U.S.

While wind is not quite ever present, it is constant enough to produce an expandable renewable energy and there are growth opportunities in the wind industry.

06/04/2015

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant. (WBZ-TV)

Lights On: Future Brings Major Changes To Nuclear Energy Industry

In part three of her week-long series ‘Lights On,’ WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake reports on how the nuclear power industry is working to hold its own.

06/03/2015

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Lights On: Controversial Options To Reduce Electricity Costs

While consumers grapple with rising electricity costs, there remains mixed reaction to a growing number of proposals on the best way to ease the financial pain.

06/02/2015

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Lights On: Energy Customers Grapple With Soaring Prices

Utility company phone lines have been lighting up with customers demanding answers on the amount their bill indicates they now owe.

06/01/2015

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Eversource Seeks Rate Drop That Could Save $25 Per Month

If approved by the Department of Public Utilities, the new rates would take effect July 1.

05/20/2015

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State Ends Practice Of Recalculating Energy Bills

State utility regulators have eliminated a rule that required electricity suppliers to recalculate the bills of customers when they switch from their basic service to a competitor.

04/14/2015

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Energy Company IDs Shippers For Mass.-NH Natural Gas Pipeline

The Texas-based energy company that wants to build a natural gas pipeline through southern New Hampshire into Massachusetts has lined up utilities and other entities to transport the gas.

03/05/2015

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Massachusetts Gets $132M For Heating Assistance

Massachusetts is getting almost $132 million in federal assistance to help low-income residents heat their homes this winter.

10/16/2014

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