New England governors issue statement on regional energy affordability
Friday, August 31, 2018 at 11:08AM
ISO New England in Industry News & Developments, new england states

On August 13, Governors Dannel Malloy of Connecticut, Charlie Baker of Massachusetts, Chris Sununu of New Hampshire, Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island, and Phil Scott of Vermont issued a statement on regional energy affordability and reliability in New England. The statement calls for coordinated efforts to keep electricity rates as affordable as possible and to advance solutions to the winter fuel security issue using tools within their jurisdiction. The statement was issued during the 42nd Conference of the New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers held in Stowe, Vermont.

The New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers signed four resolutions during the conference:

Among other things, the resolution concerning energy security and affordability:

New Brunswick will host the next meeting of the New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers in Saint John, New Brunswick in the summer of 2019.

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