Posts Tagged ‘ Wilton ’

Wilton builder wins ‘green’ award for Danbury project

May 5th, 2014 | By

BPC Green Builders is quickly becoming one of the leaders in the region in green building methods. The company, which is based in Wilton, recently won the Connecticut Zero Energy Challenge for using green construction methods to build a home near Lake Waubeeka in Danbury that uses 90 percent less electricity than the typical house. For more

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This Weekend: Go Green Festival in Wilton

May 4th, 2013 | By

The Wilton Go Green Festival will feature more than 80 exciting exhibitors and the giant Earth Balloon, sponsored by Deloitte, a full day of music and more. For more on this story, visit: This Weekend: Go Green Festival in Wilton, Frog Frolic in Redding – Weston-Redding-Easton, CT Patch.

Student studies show Norwalk River suffers from pollution

Jun 22nd, 2011 | By

What is water pollution in the Norwalk River compared to famous environmental disasters like Chernobyl, Love Canal, Three Mile Island, or the nuclear crisis in Japan? It is something that directly affects Connecticut and is the product of local waste production and pollution.

At Wilton Corporate Park The ‘greener’ side of the street

Jun 15th, 2011 | By

Danbury Road in south Wilton is turning into an innovative “green” corridor.

Wilton High School is officially solar

Apr 26th, 2011 | By

On the roof of the school now are 68 290-watt panels that will produce just under 22,000 kilowatt hours a year, the Wilton Bulletin reports.

Recommendations emerge from Route 7 study

Nov 23rd, 2010 | By

SWRPA is currently conducting a $375,000 Route 7 Transportation & Land Use Study with the Housatonic Valley Council of Elected Officials.

Doors open at Wilton Train Station after years of planning

Oct 26th, 2010 | By

This winter, commuters who take the train in Wilton will no longer have to stand out in the cold. On Tuesday, the Wilton Train Station building was officially opened to the public after years of meetings, plans, and construction, according to First Selectman Bill Brennan. via Doors open at Wilton Train Station after years of

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Construction begins on AvalonBay in Wilton

Sep 13th, 2010 | By

After almost 11 years of bumps in the road, resistance from Wilton’s planning board and a turn at the state’s appeals process, construction has finally begun on the AvalonBay condominium development.

Groundwater will be monitored for a year after fuel leak in Wilton

Sep 13th, 2010 | By

As soon as the leak was detected by the town’s fuel monitoring system, the tank was pulled from the ground and the 700 tons of soil surrounding the tank was exposed and given to Phoenix Soil in Waterbury, where it was incinerated. The town lost a little less than two years of fuel due to

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