Ticker: State seeks $250M grid growth grant; Regulators evaluation dangerous bets on DraftKings; Constructing trades job honest

State officers have submitted an utility for $250 million in federal funds to assemble clear vitality infrastructure.

The Division of Power Assets submitted the making use of to the U.S. Division Of Power’s Grid Innovation Program for the Cleaner Grid New England (CGNE) Mission, the Healey administration talked about Monday. The CGNE Mission is a partnership with Eversource and Nationwide Grid.

The mission would permit interconnections for about 3,600 megawatts of offshore wind vitality by rising the grid’s web internet hosting functionality by 2,400 megawatts throughout the Brayton Level house and on the very least 1,200 megawatts on the South Coast, whereas enabling the incremental interconnection of 300 megawatts of photograph voltaic sources.

“Transmission is the nice enabler of offshore wind in Massachusetts and the area,” talked about Power and Environmental Affairs Secretary Rebecca Tepper. “With new vitality sources coming on-line, it’s important that we additionally construct out transmission to ship this new vitality to our residents.”

“Massachusetts will contemplate whether or not to maneuver ahead with the challenge following the receipt of any DOE award,” the Healey administration talked about.

Regulators analysis unhealthy bets on DraftKings

The Massachusetts Gaming Fee, all through their frequent meeting Monday, realized that Boston based DraftKings had taken bets on some prohibited tennis matches.

DraftKings self-reported to the charge that they took bets on a lot of UTR Professional Tennis Collection events, though the cash prize skilled tennis tour isn’t accredited for wagers.

The bets, taken from March 10 to March 22, amounted to decrease than $8,000, nonetheless had been nonetheless canceled by DraftKings upon discovery and reported to the charge.

The Fee chosen to not take speedy movement whereas they proceed to find out find out how to reply to totally different earlier lapses from completely totally different bookies.

Constructing trades job truthful

Builders and the establishing trades unions are web internet hosting a job truthful Tuesday to recruit workers for the redevelopment of Suffolk Downs.

The 15-20 12 months mission to transform the earlier racetrack will need 1000’s of workers.

Tuesday’s job truthful is being hosted by the Higher Boston Constructing Trades Unions, John Moriarty and Associates, The HYM Funding Group LLC (“HYM”) and the Metropolis of Revere. It takes place 5-7 p.m. exterior the paddock on the racetrack on McClellan Freeway.

Originally posted 2023-05-22 21:50:05.