A Massachusetts-based developer that has been active building new apartments in Greater Hartford is eyeing a $32 million transit-oriented development on a long-vacant lot near a CTfastrak station in Newington.
07/30/2018

The impact of distributed energy resources, or DERs, on the electric grid is real and growing, fueled by two converging factors.
07/07/2018

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District offers electrification rebates worth up to $5,000 for new homes and up to $13,750 for existing homes.
07/07/2018

Policymakers and analysts are digging into the details of how to get more EVs on the road.
06/29/2018

Minneapolis officials announced new targets on Friday for moving the city to 100 percent renewable electricity. The goal is for municipal facilities and operations to reach that by 2022, with the rest of the city fully complying by 2030.
05/08/2018

WIND AND SOLAR PROVIDE 98% OF ALL NEW ELECTRICAL GENERATING CAPACITY IN JANUARY + FEBRUARY
05/07/2018

Three nuclear plants owned by FirstEnergy can retire without threatening the reliability of electricity service, grid operator PJM said in a deactivation analysis released Monday.
05/06/2018

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CT Green Bank takes novel approach to preserve clean-energy mission
Hartford Business Journal - "In an unusual move for a state entity, the quasi-public Connecticut Green Bank has spun out a nonprofit to help it carry on several key energy-efficiency programs amid a major funding crunch."
Massachusetts utilities sign contracts to import Canadian hydropower
Utility Dive - The hope is that it will be a, "...highly cost-effective source of clean energy generation for Massachusetts customers that could cut retail bills by 2 to 4 percent and reduce the region's reliance on natural gas to produce electricity."
First 'cohousing' project in Connecticut comes to Bethany
New Haven Register - The Rocky Corner Co-Housing project has a strong sustainability component that can serve as a model for residential developers.
Massachusetts Legislature Approves Higher Renewable Portfolio Standard
Clean Technica - "With this bill, the Massachusetts Legislature took baby steps when what is needed are giant strides..."
Police Department in Cheshire will get carport with solar panels
New Haven Register - "...the deal with Greenskies Renewable Energy will allow the department to save $6,000 annually on its electric bill without having to spend a dime."
Quantu''s latest Southington energy-saver
Hartford Business Journal - This innovative biogas operation has now added solar. The facility should be replicated elsewhere in the state.
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