A legislative committee has voted in favor of a bill that would create an independent nonprofit consumer-owned power company for the state.
According to WABI, the proposed Pine Tree Power Company would replace Central Maine Power and Versant.
The measure still has to go to the full Legislature.
The proposal by Democratic Rep. Seth Berry would create an independent nonprofit Pine Tree Power Company to replace Central Maine Power and Versant
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