Get Into Energy CT is provided by the Connecticut Energy Workforce Development Consortium (CTEWDC), a public-private partnership of representatives from energy-related businesses, government, and academia.

Use the Get Into Energy CT resource for:
  • Explore education and training programs by geography and specialization. (Click Here)
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  • Learn about other organizations contributing to energy workforce development. (Click Here)

Our mission is to meet the evolving workforce needs of Connecticut’s traditional and alternative energy suppliers and energy-efficiency companies.

CBIA’s Education & Workforce Partnership manages the website on behalf of CTEWDC. For additional information, contact Andrea Comer, Executive Director.

Energize CT
March 23, 2018

4 reasons Connecticut residents pay highest electric rates

For years, Connecticut residents have paid some of the highest electric rates in the country, causing many homeowners and businesses to wonder why their bills are […]
March 23, 2018

Connecticut Households Ranked As Biggest Spenders On Energy

Because of our big houses, cold winters, concentration of fuel oil heating, and, most painfully, high electricity costs and fuel oil prices, Connecticut is the state […]
March 23, 2018
Millstone Power Plant

Millstone Wants Access to Bigger Markets for its Electricity

The owner of Millstone Nuclear Power Station, struggling with competition from cheap and abundant natural gas, is seeking state help from lawmakers who may be eager […]
December 8, 2017
Green Bank

Innovation in Finance Sparks New Model for Public/Private Investment in Clean Energy

The Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation announced in July that the Connecticut Green Bank had won this year’s Innovations in American Government Award. […]
December 8, 2017

5 of the Fastest Growing Jobs in Clean Energy

Finding a new job can be tough. One way to maximize your odds is to look for opportunities in clean energy. It’s one of the fastest-growing, […]
June 19, 2017
solar warehouse

CT energy industry facing workforce shortages

Connecticut’s aging workforce is causing another industry headaches: Energy. The state’s graying workforce and a lack of technical skills are the biggest barriers to meeting increased […]
June 5, 2017
solar roof

House Proud: Loving the land with a low-impact home

As Gerald O’Hara advised his daughter Scarlett: “Land is the only thing in the world that amounts to anything.” And it was the land that brought […]
May 23, 2017

Energy industry turns to CT colleges for worker pipeline

Colleges often talk to local companies to gauge their future workforce needs, searching for opportunities to build new programs to help fill the gaps and attract […]
February 12, 2017

Energize CT Announces the 13th Annual eesmarts Statewide Student Contest

Energize Connecticut, in partnership with Eversource and AVANGRID, Inc. subsidiaries United Illuminating, Southern Connecticut Gas and Connecticut Natural Gas, is now accepting entries for its 13th […]
February 12, 2017

Be Recognized For Your Positive Contributions To The Connecticut Environment

Participate in the GreenCircle Sustainability Award Program If you’ve made Connecticut cleaner and greener, you deserve to be considered for a GreenCircle Sustainability award. Connecticut’s Department […]
December 29, 2016

Eastford Home honored for energy efficiency

Paul Torcellini was named the winner in the Innovation for Custom Homes (for Buyers) category at the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2016 Housing Innovation Award ceremony […]
December 29, 2016

New lighting system, campus expansion part of Two Roads’ growth

At Two Roads Brewing Co., it’s all about trying new things. And that doesn’t just apply to its craft beers. The attitude is behind the company’s […]
December 29, 2016

Danbury FuelCell cutting 17% of workforce

Danbury’s FuelCell Energy said Thursday that it will eliminate 96 positions. The company said in a U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission filing that the move was […]