News : After five decades, Rockingham takes aim at green

Jan 24, 2011

By JIM CAVAN

The Portsmouth Herald (Seacoast Online)

January 23, 2011

NEWINGTON — As far as local icons go, there aren't many that can tout the visible recognition of Rockingham Electric. Indeed, if one were to provide directions in, around, or past Newington on Route 16, referencing the "gigantic red barn next to the bridge" would ring familiar to just about anyone.

But while the near 70,000-square-foot Rockingham Electric building seems as sturdy and indestructible as any, a look at the company shows it's survival wasn't always a sure thing. To read the full story, visit Seacoast Online.