Sununu narrowly wins veto fights over energy bills
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Supporters of continued subsidies for six small wood-burning power plants came up just short Wednesday in a bid to override Gov. Chris Sununu’s veto.

The measure had solid bipartisan support, but the 251-132 vote was five shy of the two-thirds majority needed.

State Rep. Michael Harrington, R-Strafford, hammered away at the out-of-state ownership of the plants and that these subsidies end up raising electric rates for all New Hampshire consumers.

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