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Yale report details climate change’s harsh impact on Connecticut

The American Lung Association gave all eight Connecticut counties an F grade for ozone pollution.

Connecticut sues ExxonMobil over climate change issues

Attorney General William Tong has filed a lawsuit against ExxonMobil, accusing the energy giant of violating the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act by deceiving...

Election 2020: Is climate change still a relevant issue?

"I think it is more of a base issue right now," said Rose.

BOA expresses high interest in low carbon

Financial institutions, especially those that are in touch with concerns of the public in communities they serve, have been known to take an interest...

CT Gov. Lamont signs executive order to speed up climate...

"Climate change is an urgent, existential threat that must be tackled immediately," said Lamont.

Peekskill OKs $4.3M energy project with Honeywell

”This is a major step forward, which will reduce our emissions starting today -- not months or years from now," said Mayor Andre Rainey.

Hudson River named nation’s second-most endangered river

American Rivers' Eileen Shader warned that climate change-induced challenges are "only going to get worse."

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy compares Green New Deal to moon launch...

"Global warming is an existential threat to the planet," said the Connecticut Democrat in a CNN interview.

Gov. Malloy releases $12.2M from Volkswagen settlement for clean-air projects

The governor said the settlement funds "will go a long way in helping to improve air quality and protect public health in Connecticut."

Gov. Malloy commits Connecticut to alliance ending coal power plants

“Climate change is the most significant global threat of our lifetime,” said Malloy during the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco.

Attorney General George Jepsen joins coalition threatening to sue EPA

The coalition is accusing the Environmental Protection Agency of failing to live up to its mandate to control methane pollution.

Swiss Re, with help from Bill Clinton, launches Westchester’s largest solar...

President Bill Clinton helped cut the ribbon as the company launched its 2 megawatt array, which has 7,700 photovoltaic panels.

Richard Blumenthal: Exiting Paris climate accord would cost CT jobs

The 2015 agreement, signed by more than 190 nations, seeks to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, which have been linked to climate change.

‘Living shoreline’ pilots coexistence for crabs and humans on the LI...

Among Fairfield County’s non-human residents, the horseshoe crab keeps a rather low profile. Unless one is actively peeking about shoreline beaches, the chances of...

Climate change and Triple H addressed at McMahon’s upbeat SBA confirmation...

U.S. Sens. Blumenthal and Murphy introduced their former political rival for consideration.