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Maine Downeast LNG import plant passes FERC environmental test

May 16th, 2014 | By

U.S. energy regulators said on Thursday construction of the proposed Downeast liquefied natural gas project in Maine would pose little harm to the environment. The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission prepared a final environmental impact statement for the Downeast LNG Project, FERC said in a release. For more on this story, visit: Maine

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As hydro plants begin relicensing, river groups set to participate

Nov 8th, 2012 | By

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has filed a notice of intent and pre-application document for five hydroelectric projects on the Connecticut River, including ones in Bellows Falls and Vernon, beginning the first phase of a regulatory process that will reach its final conclusions in 2018.Some of the two states’ NGOs wanting in on the

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