Long-Term Sustainable Value

Long-Term Strategy: Fundamental Principles and Beliefs

  • As a combination electric and natural gas distribution company operating in northern New England, we are uniquely positioned to contribute to, and benefit from, evolving climate policies.
  • Our current efforts to advance the electric grid will provide robust capital investment opportunities.
  • Natural gas, renewable natural gas, and gas distribution assets will continue to play a vital role in providing clean, secure, low-cost energy to the communities we serve.
Sustainable Value Creation
Accelerating Long-Term Rate Base Growth
Long-Term EPS Growth Driven by Expanding Rate Base Investments
Target Long-Term Payout Ratio Enables Sustainable Dividend Growth

Continued Growth in Energy Distribution

Continued robust regional economic development indicates noteworthy long-term electric and natural gas rate base growth.

Investing in Our Clean Energy Future

Investments in distribution system modernization will contribute to reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.

Creating More Stable Margins and Earnings Growth

Decoupling and multi-year rate plans will provide accelerated recovery of our investments and reduce sales margins risks.

Sustainable Value Creation

6.5% - 8.5%
Expected Long-Term Rate Base Growth
5% - 7%
Expected Long-Term EPS Growth
55% - 65%
Long-Term Payout Ratio

Declared Dividends History

Our Carbon Reduction Target

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2022 Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Report

Our latest report highlights our objectives, strategies and key metrics tracking our progress, demonstrating our commitment to long-term sustainable value creation to our stakeholders.

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