Posts Tagged ‘ ccef ’

Energy Efficiency Fund Presented with Leadership Award for Pioneering Energy Programs in Connecticut

Dec 19th, 2010 | By

Project Completed by Fund at Mark Twain House Provides Setting for Honors .

Program sparks energy education

Sep 27th, 2010 | By

Michael D’Avino attributes an energy assessment he had two years ago to savings of about $125 a month on the electric bill at his business.

CCEF names Hedman acting president

Sep 23rd, 2010 | By

Dale A. Hedman has been promoted to acting president of the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund, effective Oct. 1

CCEF and CT Solar Lease Program busy

Sep 16th, 2010 | By

A Kent couple is among a growing number of homeowners who have installed solar panel arrays under a state-sponsored program and will enjoy fixed payments on the lease for the next 15 years, even as electric bills continue to rise.

Interview with Connecticut Innovations’ Kim Stevenson

Sep 15th, 2010 | By

HBJ asks: The Connecticut Clean Energy Fund has launched a new Operational Demonstration Program. What is this? The Op Demo Program is one of three clean energy technology investment programs offered by the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund and Connecticut Innovations.

A Textbook Example: Why American Schools Must Go Green

Sep 8th, 2010 | By

When faced with the prospect of electricity costs rising 4-8% annually, the Northwestern Regional School District No. 7 in Winsted, Conn., began investigating what it would take to put a solar array on the roof of its 250,000 square foot high school building. While it could technically be done, the question of how to finance

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Connecticut marina installs solar energy system

Aug 23rd, 2010 | By

Brewer Pilots Point Marina in Westbrook, Conn., has completed an 8,500-square-foot solar photovoltaic system funded, in part, by a grant from the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund. The electricity that the new system generates will supply power to three work sheds at the marina and a portion of its 900 customer slips. via Connecticut marina installs

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Weston Celebrates Solar Array

Aug 23rd, 2010 | By

A dedication ceremony was held in Weston, Conn., to celebrate the installation of a 7-kilowatt (kW) solar photovoltaic (PV) system at the Weston Board of Education building. The town earned part of this system, 4 kW, through the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund’s Connecticut Clean Energy Communities Program and opted to increase the size of the

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ARRA Rescues the Connecticut Solar Power Industry

Aug 16th, 2010 | By

After a series of setbacks, yesterday provided some optimism for the Connecticut solar power industry as a new source of funds has been found for the solar PV rebate program. Beginning September 1, 2010, the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund (CCEF) will be financing the PV Residential Rebate program leveraging capital through the American Reinvestment and

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Energy fund needs an energy audit

Aug 11th, 2010 | By

Nearly a quarter of a billion dollars has been taken from electricity consumers to fund the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund (CCEF). Since its inception in 2000, the fund has spent $148 million on alternate-energy projects, mostly solar installations. What is there to show for all this money? Is this a noble organization that can and

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