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Firm suspends plans to build $3.3B natural gas pipeline

BOSTON (AP) — Plans to build a $3.3 billion natural gas pipeline from New York into New England through western Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire have been suspended. Houston-based Kinder Morgan Inc. announced Wednesday it has decided to stop work on the project. It cited a lack of contracts with gas distribution companies. The company also said New England states ...

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Gov. Hassan urges feds to seek alternative route for gas pipeline

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Gov. Maggie Hassan on Friday urged the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to fully investigate alternative routes for the Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline, and require developers to “comprehensively address” the questions and concerns of New Hampshire residents. Kinder Morgan is hoping for FERC approval to build a new natural gas transmission line through Southern New Hampshire. The company recently announced ...

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Hassan calls for more natural gas supply

CONCORD, N.H. — Gov. Maggie Hassan says increasing the state’s supply of natural gas is necessary to make energy more affordable. Hassan, a Democrat, spoke about the state’s energy future during her inaugural address Thursday at the New Hampshire Statehouse after being sworn in for a second two-year term. This session’s Republican-led Legislature will pose greater political challenges for Hassan ...

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