New England Power Generators Association http://nhpr.org en Northern Pass Competitors: Project Needs Renewable Energy Funds http://nhpr.org/post/northern-pass-competitors-project-needs-renewable-energy-funds <p>A group of power providers&nbsp;that&nbsp;would compete with&nbsp;the&nbsp;Northern Pass says the project can&rsquo;t make money without some kind of renewable energy,&nbsp;government subsidy, an assertion&nbsp; Northern Pass disputes.</p><p>NHPR&rsquo;s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>A group of New England power generators is worried <a href="http://northernpass.us/">Northern Pass </a>will try to get federal or state subsidies by persuading government officials to declare its electricity is renewable.</p><p>Such hydro-electric power is not currently eligible for subsidies.</p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 21:20:44 +0000 Chris Jensen 6755 at http://nhpr.org