Connecticut Blog Posts

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Together, we achieved our goal and sent a loud message to restore Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Funds!

May 28, 2019

In 2017, Connecticut’s General Assembly made an outrageous and short-sighted decision to  raid $145 million dollars of energy efficiency and clean energy funds and sweep them into the state’s general fund to help plug a fiscal crisis.

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Protecting Clean Energy in Connecticut

April 23, 2019

Earth Month is a good time to share what we’re doing together to protect the planet, startingin Connecticut.

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Introducing our Connecticut Clean Water Youth Advocates

February 27, 2019

Students and young people all over the world are standing up to address many significant problems facing our society—and making a big difference!  We’re doing the same by launching a club at our sc

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Hearing from Our Members

February 25, 2019

CT Member Survey Results

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Protecting Our Health from Toxic PFAS Chemicals

January 15, 2019

At the 2018 annual Safer States meeting, state leads, scientists, lawyers and advocates from across the U.S, discussed the stark reality of the health and environmental impacts of per and polyfluorinated chemicals, commonly referred to as PFAS.

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Stop the Raids

December 10, 2018

Last year, the General Assembly voted to divert $175 million dollars from the Connecticut Green Bank, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), the Conservation and Load Management and Clean Energy Funds to plug a budget hole.