As the State Approval Enters Its Last Phase, Northern Pass Continues to Face Opposition

May 10, 2016

We’ll check in with where the Northern Pass project stands, and what’s next in the process.




  • Marc Brown, president of New England Ratepayers Association, which is in favor of Northern Pass.
  • Tom Irwin, vice president and director of Conservation Law Foundation - New Hampshire, which opposes Northern Pass
  • Dave Solomon, reporter for the New Hampshire Union Leader and Sunday News, and author of the paper's energy column, Power Plays.


  • Christine Fillmore, legal counsel for six towns opposed to Northern Pass: Bristol, Franconia, Sugar Hill, Whitefield, Northumberland, and Easton.

  • Brian Murphy, business manager for Local 104 of IBEW, the electrical workers union, which is in favor of Northern Pass.


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