Chafee seeks to tap Canadian hydropower

GOV. LINCOLN D. CHAFEE , left, and Toray executive John Eustis tour the Churchill Falls hydroelectric plant in Canada on Saturday. / COURTESY OFFICE OF GOV. LINCOLN D. CHAFEE
GOV. LINCOLN D. CHAFEE , left, and Toray executive John Eustis tour the Churchill Falls hydroelectric plant in Canada on Saturday. / COURTESY OFFICE OF GOV. LINCOLN D. CHAFEE
LABRADOR, Canada – On Friday, the Canadian government said it would back a loan to expand a massive hydroelectric power plant along the Churchill River in Labrador. On Saturday, Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee was there, trying to ensure some of that electricity heads to Rhode Island. In an interview Saturday, the governor said electricity from…
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