Baker: Hydropower Contracts Best Way to Lower Costs October 6, 2015By William OpalkaMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said that long-term contracts for hydropower are the best way for the state to reduce rising energy costs. Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Baker: New England Must Sacrifice to Lower CostsNew England's states may have to set aside their self-interests to overcome high energy prices, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said.Massachusetts Clean Power Bill Hit from All SidesA bill introduced in the Massachusetts House calls for power distribution companies and the state Department of Energy Resources to procure clean energy.Court Halts New England Clean Energy ContractsA federal appeals court has halted the award of clean energy contracts sought by three New England states while it considers an appeal filed by Allco. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.