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DEEP predicts unhealthy air for Tuesday, Wednesday

The Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection on Tuesday is forecasting unhealthy air for Tuesday and Wednesday, as the hot weather is mixing with air pollution.

Newington EV charger signs deal with Tesla

Newington electric vehicle charger station installer CT Electric Car announced Tuesday it has been selected as one of the Tesla's recommended car charging station installers in the region.

UIL investing $80 million in natural gas pipeline

New Haven utility parent UIL Holdings has purchased a 2.5 percent interest in the 188-mile Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline, which will bring the fuel from New York State through Massachusetts and...

Federal study shows Northern Pass cheapest option

A U.S. Department of Energy study released in July shows the Eversource Energy's planned $1 billion Northern Pass transmission line from Canadian into New England through New Hampshire is the...

First of Malloy's $100B transportation plan gets funding

The first batch of projects in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's 30-year, $100 billion transportation plan received their funding on Tuesday.

Investors flock to $116M of CHFA bonds

Investors fell over themselves to buy slices of the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority's initial batch of $161 million in bonds to fund affordable mortgages for single-family homebuyers –...

Anti-dumping investigation leads to STR plant closure

Enfield solar parts manufacturer STR Holdings Inc. announced Tuesday it will close its Malaysia facility, as a newly launched investigation by the European Commission that may result on anti-dumping...

CT pension payouts increased last year

Connecticut state government paid 5.3 percent more money to retired state employees in 2014, according to public data compiled by the Yankee Institute for Public Policy.

Second candidate drops out of Hartford mayoral race

Robert Killian Jr. is dropping out of the Hartford mayoral race, the Democrat and recently retired probate judge announced Friday afternoon.

DOJ opens criminal probe of Sikorsky overbilling allegations

Following a lawsuit filed by the federal government last year alleging that Sikorsky overbilled the U.S. Navy for aircraft spare parts, the U.S. Department of Justice has initiated a criminal probe,...

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