Posts Tagged ‘ green bank ’

Himes wants to create Federal Green Bank for clean energy projects

Apr 30th, 2014 | By

Congressman Jim Himes, who represents most of Shelton, is a co-sponsor of legislation to establish a Federal Green Bank, modeled after Connecticut’s Green Bank, to help finance the development of clean energy and energy efficiency projects. Introduced by a number of U.S. House Democrats, the Green Bank Act of 2014 is designed to increase the

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Malloy sees $534 million in energy savings a year

Jun 15th, 2012 | By

Speaking before a throng of energy experts, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Connecticut ratepayers could save $534 million a year on their bills under a new state energy plan as he pledged to make Connecticut the most energy efficient state by the end of his first term. For more on this story, visit: Malloy sees

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Renewable Resources establishing U.S. HQ in Connecticut

Jun 14th, 2012 | By

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has announced that Renewable Resources Inc, a Scottish solar development company, will open its United States headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. The company plans to hire 50 employees by the end of this year, with the potential for future expansion.

Washington’s roadblocks to clean energy

May 28th, 2012 | By

…. Progressive subsidy reform will not by itself be sufficient to avert a potential “cleantech crash.” Also necessary will be steadier federal engagement in technology development combined with enhanced support for state and regional programs that have proven instrumental in building New England’s impressive cleantech clusters. The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, for example, runs effective

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