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Wind power has come of age
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Advocation clean energy
Showcasing the potential of energy efficiency and clean energy
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Replacing nuclear
Educating consumers about cutting edge technology






Events

News
  • Avangrid 3Q earnings climb 26% Hartford Business Journal - Here's what's interesting: the increase is due to growth in its renewables business.
  • Amid funding cuts, Enfield manufacturer finds energy-efficiency program a worthy investment Hartford Business Journal - This showcase project reveals the value of energy efficiency to individual businesses, the need to restore funds to CT efficiency programs, and some surprising facts about Eversource's efficiency efforts.
  • Solar array unveiled at MCC promises big savings Journal Inquirer - "The system is the first and largest of nine solar projects to be installed at campuses throughout the CSCU system, and is expected to provide 45 percent of MCC’s total electricity while saving an estimated $220,000 annually."
  • ISO-NE looks to incorporate storage into real-time energy markets Utility Dive - Setting up the mechanism for utilities to pay owners of battery storage for the services batteries can provide to the New England grid will hasten the spread of storage.
  • FuelCell inks power agreement for Hartford project Hartford Business Journal - "Affordably addressing both the distributed energy and sustainability needs of the utilities and the state of Connecticut is an attractive value proposition offered by FuelCell Energy." Producing the hydrogen with renewable energy would make such projects much more attractive.
  • Acadia Center's Offshore Wind Comment Letter to PURA Acadia Center - The letter outlines the reasons that 30+ organizations, including ECGA and PACE, support Connecticut's proposed 200 MW offshore wind project.
  • Vote Green The Chronicle - Search for candidates who will vote for green legislation. Vote for life, for yourself, your grandchildren and future generations.
  • Connecticut gets first community solar array from Clean Energy Collective and C-TEC Solar Solar Power World - This is one of four projects that are part of CT's pilot shared solar program. In 2018, the legislature authorized a full scale program, but regulations need to be written before it can be fully rolled out in 2019 or 2020.
  • Pay close attention to your ballot on Election Day. CT Fund for the Environment - "Not only will you be voting for elected officials, you have the opportunity to vote YES on two important questions."
  • Judge rejects claims state official illegally raided energy efficiency funds to balance budget New Haven Register - "This (ruling) definitely makes it clear that we need to have the legislature undo their own bad actions..."
  • Lamont during Cheshire campaign stop: Renewable energy 'what our future is about' MyRecordJournal.com - "Let's go back to funding the Green Bank, let's go back to funding the energy efficiency fund," Lamont said. "That would be a real priority in our first year."
  • Connecticut Explores its Energy Future at CPES Event RTO Insider - "Battery storage, energy efficiency and offshore wind dominated the discussion..., along with the question: Who pays for all this progress?"
  • MIT-Yale team spots revelation in Connecticut solar market Newstimes - "...researchers found that sales were highest in towns where 'solar ambassadors' touted the benefits of their own systems to neighbors, versus outsiders selling photovoltaic systems."





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