DPUC Docket 10-12-05

NEPGA filed a petition to intervene and comments in DPUC Docket 10-12-05 regarding whether the proposed merger of Northeast Utilties and NSTAR requires approval by the DPUC.

Opposition to HB 5505

NEPGA gave testimony to the Committee on Energy and Technology in opposition to HB 5505. NEPGA expressed opposition to the creation of a state power authority, as well as a provision within the bill which would impose a windfall profits tax on generators in the state.

Opposition to HB 5508

NEPGA  gave testimony to the Committee on Energy and Technology in opposition to HB 5508 which establishes the Division of Electricity Policy and Procurement. NEPGA expressed specific opposition to Section 4 of the bill which allows the newly formed Division to own and operate generation.

Committee on Energy and Technology

NEPGA testimony to the Committee on Energy and Technology regarding a proposed “windfall profits tax” bill and a bill that would enact a Power Authority in the state.

Docket No. 08-07-01

Comments were filed in Docket No. 08-07-01 in response to the Connecticut Siting Council’s Ten Year Forecast.

House Bill No. 5783

Written and oral testimony were filed to the Energy and Technology Committee in opposition to House Bill No. 5783. An Act Concerning Electricity Market Incentive Rebates.

Bill No. 188

Comments in response to the Connecticut Energy and Technology Committee on Raised Bill No. 188 were filed. The comments argue against language in the Bill which would allow utilities to own facilities that generate electricity.