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More electric buses, incentives to buy EVs on the way

Connecticut needs approximately 125,000 to 150,000 EVs by 2025 and 500,000 EVs by 2030 to meet its statutorily mandated greenhouse gas reduction target.

State makes grants to several Fairfield County projects to protect and...

The latest projects bring the total land in Connecticut designated as state or local open space to more than 512,000 acres.

CT DEEP announces grants to fight aquatic invasive species

Aquatic invasive species such as Zebra mussels and Hydrilla negatively impact native plants and animals, and can be extremely costly to control.

Bridgeport BMW dealer decries state’s ‘Tesla Bill’

Tim Kraemer, executive vice president and general manager at BMW of Bridgeport, said the bill's passage would “hurt not only the auto industry, it will hurt the Connecticut consumer.”

Google geothermal spinoff Dandelion Energy sets sights on Fairfield County

“The first and most important reason for expanding to Connecticut was DEEP (the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection) increasing the incentives for heat pump installations,” Michael Sachse, president of the New York company, said. “That really changed the economics for us, and we think for consumers in the state as well.”

Lamont outlines rules for beaches, parks; Still unhappy over casinos’ defiance

Either potential casino patrons will not arrive due to safety fears, or they will show up and spread infections, the governor predicted. “It’s too early right now,” he said about the casinos' plan to reopen on June 1.

Fairfield First Selectwoman Brenda Kupchick: Time to right the ship is...

Brenda Kupchick, elected in November as Fairfield’s first selectwoman, understandably has many goals for her inaugural term. Chief among them is introducing the town’s...

Bridgeport poised to become offshore wind hub with state approval of...

The project includes an estimated $890 million in direct economic development in Connecticut, including Bridgeport Harbor and the local supply chain.

Vineyard Wind partners with Seymour’s Marmon Utility to boost wind power...

If the companies' Park City Wind proposal is accepted by the state, it could create up to 350 jobs and almost $400 million in direct revenue in Connecticut over the next decade.

Electric vehicle market growing, but fed attitude complicates picture

The Trump administration’s efforts to roll back auto emissions standards is a "screw you" to Connecticut and other states, according to Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Rob Klee.

Army Corps releases dredge plan

A total 31 sites in Connecticut and 17 in New York are on the list.

UConn Stamford hearing targets dredge material

State maintains option to dump at sea.

State warns parks could reach capacity for Fourth of July

A three-day weekend for the Fourth of July holiday prompts an early notice that the most popular areas may be full.

Appeal to recycle paint, electronics

A veritable Periodic Table inside every computer.

Malloy takes national charging station pledge

Eight governors aim to see more electric cars on the road.