July 13, 2015
by Cara Rosner | July 13, 2015 11:58am
North American Power LLC, an electric supplier that has been accused of using deceptive marketing tactics, will pay $2.6 million to the nonprofit Operation Fuel under a settlement agreement filed with state utility regulators.
June 3, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | June 3, 2015 3:05pm
June 1, 2015
by Kiernan Majerus-Collins | June 1, 2015 8:00am
Among the many issues left for the last week of session is the fate of a bill that would allow Tesla Motors to sell cars directly to Connecticut consumers.
May 21, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | May 21, 2015 5:13pm
A bill designed with Tesla Motors in mind made it through the House on Thursday, paving the way for the Senate to decide if the company should be allowed to bypass auto dealers and sell its electric cars directly to Connecticut consumers.
Tags: Tesla, electric cars, Elon Musk, car dealers, elizabeth regan, dh
May 20, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | May 20, 2015 7:15pm
April 23, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 23, 2015 8:00pm
Environmentalists stood Thursday outside the Connecticut Convention Center to protest a long-term energy strategy being discussed at a closed-door meeting between five of the six New England governors.
February 24, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 24, 2015 4:44pm
January 30, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | January 30, 2015 9:29am
Despite a presidential veto threat, the Republican-controlled Senate voted Thursday in favor of S.1, which approves construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, with no help from Connecticut’s two Democratic senators.
Tags: DC News Junkie, Congress, Richard Blumenthal, Chris Murphy, Keystone XL, climate change, Sheldon Whitehouse, John Larson, Joe Courtney, Rosa DeLauro, Jim Himes, Elizabeth Esty, human trafficking, Super Bowl, Violence Against Women Act, Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act, Jordan Fenster, dh
January 26, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 26, 2015 3:59pm
January 15, 2015
by Cara Rosner | January 15, 2015 11:30am
A state mandate requiring electricity providers to get a certain percentage of their power from renewable energy sources is forcing consumers to pay rising electric rates and will cause other problems down the road, according to a report out this week.