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In case you missed it: NSTAR buying green power at a fraction of the cost of Cape Wind

And you almost certainly missed it.  Only the eagele-eyed will have caught this brief AP dispatch in this morning’s Globe:

Massachusetts regulators have approved deals by the state’s second-largest utility to buy power from three land wind farms. That’s according to NStar, which said yesterday that the Department of Public Utilities approved contracts between the utility and Hoosac Wind…

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Leverage

Here’s one to watch.  Today’s Globe:

The Patrick administration is seeking to delay approval of the merger between Boston’s NStar and Connecticut-based Northeast Utilities until at least next year – a move that, if successful, could unravel the deal to create one of the nation’s largest utility companies. The administration, through the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources, last week…

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