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May 14, 2018
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Let’s build a bridge to a reliable, efficient, affordable energy future

Connecticut has many assets that can help us grow our economy, create jobs, and address our serious fiscal challenges. But one significant competitive hurdle that must […]
April 22, 2018
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Growing CT’s Economy & Protecting the Environment

Lets Put Efficiency First Energy Efficiency programs make economic sense, protect our energy stability, human health and provide climate change impact mitigation. Energy Efficiency retrofits are […]
April 22, 2018
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Gateway Community College: Public Utility Management

The nature of public utility operations is rapidly changing as the industries face common challenges, such as an aging workforce, aging infrastructure, increasing regulation, and increasing […]
April 20, 2018
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Every dollar invested in Connecticut energy efficiency generates $7 into state economy

Every dollar invested in energy efficiency generates $7 back into Connecticut’s economy, according to a report by the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Board. The 2017 Programs and Operations […]
April 10, 2018
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Wind, fuel cell developers pitch over two dozen projects

Wind and fuel cell developers have unveiled 27 projects they want to build, should they get the blessing of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. […]
March 23, 2018
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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
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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. […]