Last year, the state’s highest court ordered the Department of Environmental Protection to come up with new regulations to ensure the state meets emissions reduction goals in three years. Those goals were put into law in 2008.
The House unveils its budget, Baker signs the solar bill, plus: the ten-year anniversary of RomneyCare.
In a call with reporters, the President of ISO New England, said the region continues to see price spikes when demand is high on cold winter days.
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is joining her counterparts in eight other states to support Vermont’s appeal of a federal judge’s ruling that limited that state’s authority over the
Radioactive Strontium and Cesium have again turned up in fish taken from a Vermont water body.
A federal judge ruled today that the state of Vermont does not have the authority to force the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant to shut down. Brattleboro district court judge J. Garvan Murtha's decision will stop Governor Peter Shumlin and lawmakers from shutting the plant down in March, when a current state license expires, as they hoped to do.
Michael Burns is a spokesman for the plant's parent company, the Entergy Corporation.