State Lags In Spending Energy CashAug 23rd, 2010 | By Environmental Headlines -- CT environmental news | Category: Energy Conservation
The goal is to use federal dollars to create jobs and boost business. But Connecticut’s execution is lagging and criticism is mounting.
Those in Connecticut hoping the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act would stimulate an economy that was in immediate dire need 18 months ago are left asking what’s gone wrong. Poor execution of the ARRA initiatives — particularly those relating to energy programs — leaves the state far behind the pace to meet its 2012 deadlines.