CEA Northeast

In 2015, limited natural gas supplies pushed the region’s prices 50% higher than the national average, while electricity rates were two-thirds higher across New England. CEA Northeast is dedicated to expanding infrastructure and diversifying the region’s energy supplies to decrease costs for families, small businesses, and manufacturers who depend on reliable, affordable energy.

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Consumer Advocate Launches “Power on New England” Campaign

With New England becoming increasingly reliant on natural gas, Consumer Energy Alliance launched an initiative to educate consumers about the importance of pipeline infrastructure. Following...
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There’s Low-cost Energy to Be Had, but Not for New England

As New England prepares for another uncertain winter, CEA's Marc Brown explores the policies that are causing the region's electricity bills to surge ahead...
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Balance Key in Addressing Energy Grid, Household Cost Concerns

With an arctic chill gripping a substantial portion of the country, consumers will be facing higher energy bills from New England to the Mid-Atlantic. ...
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From Wind Projects to Pipelines: Energy Policymakers Play Games With Funds

David Holt, Consumer Energy Alliance President, talked about the unnecessary politicization of energy policy which has stalled development of projects like Cape Wind, an...
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‘Keep it in the Ground’: Not the Energy Plan We Need

CEA President David Holt was featured in RealClear Energy discussing how consumers have benefited from American energy production. America’s energy revolution has resulted in record-low...

More Natural Gas Needed to Rein in Energy Costs

CEA's Michael Whatley discussed the price disparity faced by New England residents with the CommonWealth Magazine. Consumers in Massachusetts pay over 50 percent more for...
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Thwarting Efforts to Learn About Energy Hurts Lower-Income Families

CEA President David Holt looks at how some special interest groups are working to prevent scientific studies that examine the potential for offshore energy...
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The Greatest Energy Mistake Ever Made

As energy prices continue their upward trajectory, CEA's David Holt looks at how government regulations continue to discourage investment in a sustainable, clean energy...
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Biden’s New EPA Rules Put NH Power Grid in Jeopardy, Experts Say

Consumer Energy Alliance's Marc Brown discusses how new the four new EPA rules targeting power plants will impact New England's power grid, and the...
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Northeast Continues to Reject New Energy Infrastructure; Cements Its Dependence on Foreign Energy

BOSTON, MA – Today Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) called on New England policymakers opposed to new energy infrastructure projects to reject future Russian LNG...