Repeal RGGI (HB 519)

HB 519 is a bill that would repeal the regional greenhouse gas initiative (RGGI). A hearing before the House Science, Technology and Energy Committee is coming up on Thursday 2/10/2011 at 10:00 AM in Representative’s Hall. Please contact the Committee to let...

Budget Balance a Sham

According to NH Watchdog Grant Bosse of the Josiah Bartlett Center, a lot of wishful thinking outnumbered actual cuts in spending in the new budget that was arrived at this week. He says “Borrowing, transfers, and wishful thinking dwarf the actual spending cuts...

RGGI at Risk – Let’s Push it Over the Edge

If RGGI is at risk, killing it will save you the tax dollars that go for nothing more than lining the pockets of the eco-elitist carbon brokers from the UK. Please do all you can to encourage your legislators to deep six this...

Cronyism and corporate welfare rule RGGI grants

Fergus Cullen for the Union Leader New Hampshire conservationists had high hopes for how $18 million in funding generated by the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) might advance energy efficiency projects. Unfortunately, cronyism and corporate welfare hallmark...

Another Set of NH Laws Begins Taking Effect

The New Hampshire Legislature’s business might have ended in June, but much of the business legislation approved last session is just taking effect. A number of bills, signed or allowed to go into law last week were effective immediately. Here are some of the changes:...