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S&P downgrades debt-riddled GE and GE Capital

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New General Electric boss Larry Culp just got a fresh reminder of the debt-riddled balance sheet he's inheriting.Barely 24 hours after Culp became...

CT Water sets shareholder vote on $1.1B SJW merger

Joe Cooper |

Connecticut Water Service Inc. shareholders are scheduled to vote next month on the company's $1.1 billion all-cash buyout offer from California's SJW Group, the Clinton-based water utility said.

Meet GE's new boss: Can Larry Culp right the ship?

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General Electric is turning to an outsider to clean up a mess that took decades to create.Larry Culp, 55, is a proven leader known for his hands-on...

Utilities notch legal win in natural-gas fight

Matt Pilon |

Eversource and Avangrid have notched a legal victory in their ongoing fight to discredit allegations that their natural-gas ordering practices cost New England ratepayers an additional...

GE is worth less than $100 billion for the first time since the Great Recession

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General Electric, once America's most valuable company, is now in sharp decline.

Eversource adds $7M to UConn energy center partnership

Joe Cooper |

Eversource Energy on Thursday renewed a commitment to its energy center at UConn through an additional $7 million investment over the next three years.

UTRC to receive $3M for energy storage program

Joe Cooper |

East Hartford's United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) will develop a new energy storage system with help from a $3 million federal grant, the U.S. Department of Energy said.

Millstone casts bid for state contract

Matt Pilon |

The state's largest power plant, the nuclear Millstone Power Station in Waterford, has cast its bid for a long-term Connecticut utility contract.

CT officials: Utilities thwarted millions of hacking attempts

Matt Pilon |

Connecticut cybersecurity officials said Tuesday that utility companies have faced more frequent and sophisticated attempts to penetrate their networks over the past year, but suffered no breaches.

Green Bank hopes carbon credits will jumpstart electric vehicle chargers

Matt Pilon |

In addition to the still relatively high price of an electric vehicle, lack of charging facilities in some areas is a major hurdle to spurring consumer demand for the environmentally friendly cars.

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