Northeast Utilities

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Northeast Utilities, NStar Close $5B deal

Following 18 months of federal and state review, Northeast Utilities closed Tuesday on its $5 billion purchase of NStar, creating the biggest utility in New England.


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Mass. Regulators Give OK To NU-NStar Utility Deal

The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities OK’d the purchase of NStar two days after approval by Connecticut regulators.


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NStar, Northeast Utilities To Buy Cape Wind Power In Merger

Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration says Northeast Utilities and NStar have agreed to purchase power from Cape Wind as a condition of a proposed merger of the utilities.


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Business Headlines: NStar Merger; Facebook IPO

The proposed merger of NStar and Northeast Utilities in Massachusetts has been stuck for months now, but it could happen.


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Merger May Impact Cape Offshore Wind Farm

The nation’s first offshore wind farm enjoys high-profile federal and state backing, but it hasn’t been able to win over one important party: the second-largest utility in Massachusetts.


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Utilities: Mass. ‘Uninformed’ About Purchase Deal

Northeast Utilities and NStar have told regulators that the delay is based on factual errors and will harm consumers.


NStar And Northeast Utilities Merger Makes Sense

Northeast Utilities is buying NStar for about $4 billion in stock.

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Northeast Utilities to buy Nstar in $4.17B deal

Northeast Utilities will buy New England energy company Nstar in a stock-for-stock deal valued at $4.17 billion, forming one of the biggest utility companies in the country.