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CT reduces pollution in heating oil

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By

The law calling for an 84 percent reduction in sulfur content of heating oil went into effect on Tuesday. This is the beginning of a 99.5 percent reduction from the current 3,000 sulfur parts per million in heating oil, set to be implemented by July 1, 2018. For more on this story, visit: CT reduces

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Energy Debate Will Continue Through New Year.

Nov 24th, 2012 | By

Mark LeBel, an energy fellow at the Connecticut Fund for the Environment, told DEEP officials Tuesday that the price difference between oil and natural gas is not the headline … To LeBel it doesn’t matter whether it’s oil or natural gas, if the furnace burning the fuel isn’t efficient and there’s insulation hanging from the ceiling then it really doesn’t matter why type of energy someone is using. Christine Stuart of CT News Junkie reports.