Perspective

By Dick Hill
Posted Aug. 27, 2010, at 6:49 p.m.

Maine is part of ISO New England’s electric grid. Here is the breakdown on electric energy sources: natural gas, 32 percent; nuclear, 30 percent; co-fired oil and gas, 11 percent; coal, 11 percent; hydro, 8 percent; wood and refuse, 6 percent; co-fired coal and oil, 1 percent; oil alone, 1 percent.

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