Looking Past the Hype: What We Don’t Know about Importing More Hydropower from Canada
by Christophe Courchesne

In recent months, Canadian hydropower has won a (forgive the pun) flood of glowing mentions in discussions of New England’s energy future. We’ve seen Massachusetts legislators propose a bill to buy huge amounts of it; we’ve seen the Boston Globe editorialize in its favor; and the six New England governors are trying to finance transmission…