New Hampshire Democrats will soon have a chance to flex new majorities in the state legislature to override a veto of a bill to expand solar net metering.
A new proposal to prop up the state’s biomass power plants is modeled after nuclear subsidies in Illinois and New York.
A bill advancing in the state Senate would create a group to study procurement of long-term renewable contracts.
The three northern New England states spend $8.2 billion annually on imported fossil fuels.
The state’s capital city adopted a 100 percent renewable pledge last year and hopes that others will follow.