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Speak Up for Water in Connecticut

It is time to speak up for our water in Connecticut.

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Let's not miss this clean energy opportunity in CT

Every three years, Connecticut examines and adjusts our energy policy to make sure it is serving our best interests.

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Empowering Clean Energy Communities

Connecticut has a great way to connect skilled volunteers and residents to local energy planning and policy efforts: the Clean Energy Task Force. There are more than 60 task forces across the state.

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Protecting Water in Connecticut in 2017

We generally think of Connecticut as water rich with abundant sources that supply drinking water for the 3.5 million residents of the state and support recreation, fishing, boating and wildlife habitat. We enjoy the nation's highest standards for drinking water and have ecologically sensitive laws that protect stream flow and wetlands. 

A Mind the Store Event in Meridien, CT

Mind the store in CT in 2017

Clean Water Action and the Coalition for a Safe and Healthy CT are lead partners in a national campaign urging major retailers like Walmart, Target, CVS and Home Depot to "Mind the Store." 

The team at the Chemicals of Concern Event in CT in June 2017

Huge Progress on Chemicals of Concern in Connecticut

June 14th, 2017 was a milestone for Connecticut as members of Clean Water Action and the Coalition for a Safe and Healthy CT joined with the Commissioners from the Departments of Consume

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Retailer Report Card

Retailer Report Card Released with Failing Grades

November 14, 2017

A new Retailer Report Card from Mind the Store, a project of the Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families coalition, grades major retailers on actions they have taken to remove toxic products from their shelves.

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Beyond the Crisis: Learning Our Way Forward

October 24, 2017

It's clear that there’s a need for fresh thinking about the politics of energy in Connecticut.

Protecting the Connecticut Green Bank

October 3, 2017

After countless false starts and impasses, Connecticut’s bipartisan budget still contains a catastrophic flaw: it raids $10 million per year from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) and $13 million from the CT Green Bank, both big enough money grabs to disable these critical institutions.