November 29, 2013
by Terry D. Cowgill | November 29, 2013 5:29am
Most capitalists have an abiding belief that the private sector operates with greater efficiency than the government. And they’re largely correct. Government doesn’t have to worry as much about the bottom line and thus is less oriented toward fiscal prudence. Government, for example, often offers above-market compensation packages to its employees.
Tags: CRRA, quasi-public, thomas meskill, enron, Thomas Kirk, Terry Cowgill, dh
November 27, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 27, 2013 5:30am
November 25, 2013
by Peter Rothstein | November 25, 2013 9:16am
When Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection finalized its comprehensive energy strategy earlier this year, they set Connecticut on a direct path to a cleaner, cheaper, and more reliable energy. The strategy stands to reduce energy costs for the state’s residents and businesses and positions Connecticut as a true clean energy leader.
by Christine Stuart | November 25, 2013 5:30am
A trade association of more than 600 home heating oil and propane dealers is considering all of its options, including legal action against the state for approving a plan that allows three natural gas companies to convert 280,000 customers to natural gas.
November 20, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 20, 2013 1:06pm
With a $12 million hole to fill over the next five years, the head of the state’s trash authority believes the state should allow it to receive a renewable energy credit for the trash it burns and turns into energy.
Tags: CRRA, Tom Kirk, trash to energy, Macky McCleary, energy, RECs, Lonnie Reed, dh
November 19, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | November 19, 2013 3:57pm
November 14, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | November 14, 2013 2:37pm
November 12, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 12, 2013 12:00pm
Earlier this year, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly gave the state’s trash authority an ultimatum: figure out how to become sustainable through new revenue streams or face dissolution.
Tags: CRRA, MDC, audit, Daniel C. Esty, Paul Nonnenmacher, trash, energy, Mid-Connecticut Project, revenues
November 7, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | November 7, 2013 12:35pm
October 28, 2013
by Marc Bussanich | October 28, 2013 8:29pm
Top-ranking Connecticut officials are angry over Con Edison’s refusal to take responsibility for the September outage that left tens of thousands of New Haven-line commuters scrambling to find other transportation for 12 days.