PUC To Hear Testimony This Week On Proposed Burrillville Power Plant

But the Conservation Law Foundation says that solar power and energy efficiency can cover the region’s projected needs in the future and that Invenergy’s cost analysis grossly overestimates its benefits. The environmental group says the savings could be closer to zero.

“[Invenergy] is making an assumption, unsupported by any evidence and highly improbable at best, that no additional generation resources will seek to enter the market other than Invenergy,” consultant Christopher Stix testified.

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