House provision would allow renegotiation of hydro contracts

It’s unclear how much more Mass. ratepayers will have to pay

A SPENDING BILL coming up for action in the Massachusetts House contains a provision that would allow the terms of a massive 2019 contract for hydropower from Quebec to be renegotiated to cover cost increases associated with construction delays.  The provision, scheduled for a vote on Thursday, authorizes the state’s utilities to sit down with(...)

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