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Annie Kuster on Energy & Oil

 

 


Encourage more local clean and renewable energy

I am deeply concerned about the negative impacts that the PSNH proposal of the Northern Pass Transmission Line project would have on our state's long-term economy and our quality of life. My concerns are specifically related to the lack of local input into this proposal and the lack of benefits for New Hampshire families and our economy. Instead of the Northern Pass, we need to encourage more local clean and renewable energy development in our state and region that will secure our energy future in the long term, and will serve New Hampshire citizens and our economy directly, rather than import power from sources that create environmental impacts that would be unacceptable under US environmental standards.

The North Country's beautiful landscape is one of New Hampshire's great assets and economic drivers and protecting our quality of life outweighs the potential benefits of the PSNH Northern Pass project as currently proposed.

Source: 2012 House campaign website, kusterforcongress.com , Nov 6, 2012

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