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Rutland Herald
A hydro headacheVermont, plus other dams and three fossil fuel plants in southern New England.
A hydro headache
Rutland Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Vermont, plus other dams and three fossil fuel plants in southern New England. In 2004 the Legislature created a Vermont Hydroelectric Power Authority to bid in the bankruptcy court for the USGen �package,� with the expectation that the authority... Read more
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CBC.ca
Don Pittis: Does disaster prevention require a disaster the size of Fort McMurray?expensive natural disaster, with insurance claims alone worth $1.9 billion in i
Don Pittis: Does disaster prevention require a disaster the size of Fort McMurray?
CBC.ca / Posted 20 days ago
expensive natural disaster, with insurance claims alone worth $1.9 billion in inflation-adjusted terms. In the aftermath, Hydro Quebec spent millions trying to make its system ice-storm resistant, including increasing the physical strength of... Read more
21d
CBC.ca
Ottawa scientists working to mitigate threat of disruptive solar weatherunexpected electric currents along the line. A solar storm in 1989, lasting on
Ottawa scientists working to mitigate threat of disruptive solar weather
CBC.ca / Posted 21 days ago
unexpected electric currents along the line. A solar storm in 1989, lasting only a minute and a half, caused the entire Hydro-Quebec power grid to collapse. The resulting blackout left more than six million people in Quebec and the northeastern... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Canadian official predicts “excellent competition” for hydropowerMAY 4, 2016…..The Canadian consul general in Boston on Wednesday said a competi
Canadian official predicts “excellent competition” for hydropower
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
MAY 4, 2016…..The Canadian consul general in Boston on Wednesday said a competitive solicitation in Massachusetts for hydropower from north of the border could yield a bidding war to export electricity to New England, helping to keep costs... Read more

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