New England Governors / Eastern Canadian Premiers

Save the Date!  2018 Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers 

The 42nd Conference of the New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers will be held at the Stowe Mountain Lodge in Stowe, Vermont on August 12-14, 2018. Please visit the conference website for more details: https://www.negecp.org/

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This is the 42nd annual conference of New England Governors & Eastern Canadian Premiers. Now more than ever, coordinated efforts from sub-national governments, across state, provincial, and international borders is critical toward regional growth. In the Northeast US and Eastern Canada, the Governors and Premiers of these 11 states and provinces recognize their significant relationships and value their mutual connections with respect to energy, trade, and the environment.

We are pleased to announce that the 2018 NEG/ECP Conference will be held at the beautiful Stowe Mountain Lodge in Stowe, Vermont. From August 12th - 14th New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers along with various governmental, non-profit, and corporate partners will join and work together to discuss clean energy and innovation, and trade that affect the region.  Read more


41st Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers

The NEG/ECP held their 41st conference in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Edward Island on August 27-29, 2017. The following material from the conference is provided below.

The signed resolutions:

Since 1973, the six New England states and the five Eastern Canadian provinces have worked cooperatively to address their shared interests across the border.  Through the annual conferences of governors and premiers and discussions of joint committees, NEG/ECP encourages cooperation by:

  • developing networks and relationships,
  • taking collective action,
  • engaging in regional projects,
  • undertaking research, and
  • increasing public awareness of shared interests.

The 11 member jurisdictions of NEG/ECP are:  Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Qu├ębec.

Current NEG/ECP joint committees include:  the Committee on the Environment and its Climate Change Steering Committee, the Northeast International Committee on Energy, and the Transportation and Air Quality Committee.

Additional information on the NEG/ECP and its resolutions and programs is available at:  http://www.cap-cpma.ca/default.asp?mn=1.98.3.26

CONEG Policy Research Center provides secretariat support for the NEG/ECP.