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Millstone shuts down nuclear reactor

Millstone Power Station in Waterford was forced to shut down its 900-megawatt nuclear generator on Saturday after the station's crews failed to fix a poorly functioning feedwater pump.

Ex-Im Bank is critical to New England exporters

James T. Brett |

With some 95 percent of today's consumers beyond our borders, it is difficult not to acknowledge that the United States needs to increase its exports in order to thrive economically. As...

UTC gets two contracts

UTC Aerospace Systems said it has won contracts from Boeing and China Airlines to provide maintenance and parts.

ISO tries to prevent winter power price spikes

After this past winter saw the highest wholesale electricity prices in the region's recorded history, power grid administrator ISO New England has filed to expand its program to offset these issues...

Pratt, UTC announce more airshow deals

On day two of the Farnborough International Airshow, Pratt & Whitney and its parent United Technologies announced another slew of deals with airlines.

CT companies, liaisons look to China for growth opportunities

Matthew Broderick |

Henry Beck has spent much of his legal career advising small to mid-sized businesses on issues ranging from startup venture capital to mergers and acquisitions. For many of his Connecticut clients,...

Stocks struggling on Friday


Caution is the word of the day on Wall Street Friday.The Dow Jones industrial average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were all down slightly in early...

World Cup Final: the economics faceoff


Soccer fans know the stats, the odds and the key players, but let's take a look at the economic figures.

Lydall cooperating with German antitrust probe

Manchester manufacturer Lydall Inc. said its wholly-owned subsidiary in Germany is cooperating with a government investigation of possible antitrust violations.

CT aerospace companies headed to U.K. tradeshow

State officials said they will join 26 Connecticut aerospace manufacturers and related companies at the 2014 International Airshow in Farnborough, U.K. next week.

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