Category: Energy and Environment
HB 1602 (2014) (New Title) relative to the divestiture of PSNH assets and relative to the siting of wind turbines.
House/Senate Bill: NH House
Description: Givies the Public Utilities Commission the power to force PSNH to sell its power plants. This bill also requires the state Site Evaluation Committee to address scenic impacts, sound impacts, fire protection plans, and more when evaluating wind farm proposals.
Bill Sponsor: David Borden
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 05/27/2014
Next Voting Date: Wed, 06/04/2014
Votes: House 227-88 to Pass