Posts Tagged ‘ Connecticut Light & Power ’

New Haven Streetlight Bill Cut $110K After UI ‘Fleecing’

Dec 27th, 2013 | By

Looking over the city’s electric bill, Giovanni Zinn noticed something odd: United Illuminating was charging New Haven three times more than Connecticut Light & Power would to keep streetlights lit. Zinn (pictured) did some more digging, the city hired a lawyer, and now New Haven will save about $110,000 on streetlight power in the coming

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eesmarts contest gives Connecticut students the opportunity to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies

Jun 14th, 2013 | By

The winners of the ninth annual eesmarts student contest for students in grades K-12 have been announced. The contest gives Connecticut students the opportunity to showcase their energy smarts. Click on this Environmental Headline for more on this story.

United Illuminating, CL&P customers will receive utility bill reductions from nuclear power plant lawsuit

May 8th, 2013 | By

Connecticut utility regulators said Wednesday that United Illuminating and Connecticut Light & Power customers will collectively receive $75 million in electric bill reductions over the next three years as the result of a successful lawsuit against the federal government.

Conn. electric utilities to offer customers credits for using renewable energy

Dec 14th, 2011 | By

Connecticut’s two largest electric utilities have filed plans with state utility regulators for a program in which homes or businesses that use solar power or fuel cells would be eligible for quarterly energy credit payments. The New Haven Register reports. Click on the Environmental Headline for more of this story.