NH loggers pull together to push override of governor’s veto of biomass energy support bill [From the web]
BRIDGEWATER, NH, July 11, 2018 (The Laconia Daily Sun) -Reeling from the impact of Gov. Chris Sununu’s veto of a bill that would have supported biomass energy plants and the 932 associated jobs in the state’s forestry industry, some loggers, truckers and foresters have scheduled a meeting for Thursday night to push for a legislative override of that veto.
Since Sununu’s veto announcement, three of the state’s six biomass plants have said they plan to shut down as soon as they use their current inventory of wood chips, and many logging companies are preparing to follow.
Framed as an attempt to keep ...