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State prepares to sell first “green” bonds

State officials plans to issue up to $60 million worth of bonds in November to fund wastewater infrastructure projects across the state, Treasurer Denise Nappier's office said.

UConn team wins $15K for eco-flame retardant

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded a UConn student team $15,000 to develop a cost-effective and environmentally friendly flame retardant.

Essex retirement community receives LEED gold

The Essex Meadows retirement community has received LEED gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for its various sustainable upgrades.

Homecoming of EPA head focuses on economy

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The top official at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency toured her home state of Connecticut to discuss how the agency's environmental initiatives can help the economy.

Applications available for annual firewood lottery

The Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection is accepting applications through Feb. 2 for its annual state forest firewood lottery.

Bridgeport, Milford microgrids receive $5.1M

The Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection awarded $5.1 million in microgrid funding for Bridgeport and Milford to develop districts that can keep the power on when the main...

J.E. Shepard Companies: 126 years and still growing

John A. Lahtinen |

The J.E. Shepard Companies has been doing business for quite some time – 126 years to be exact.

Windsor Marketing emphasizes social responsibility

Kathryn M. Roy |

Windsor Marketing Group, an in-store shopper marketing agency that works with leading retailers throughout the U.S., doesn't make critical business decisions in a vacuum.

Oil dealers lawsuit: CT's nat gas-expansion violates environmental laws

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An association representing 585 heating oil and gasoline dealers filed suit Friday against two state agencies, arguing that a legally required environmental study was not conducted before forging...

Unnamed partner gives FuelCell seven-figure deal

Danbury clean energy manufacturer FuelCell Energy has received a seven-figure deal from a global energy company to development technologies that make use of waste emissions from natural gas power...

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