Lamont outlined an approach requiring new disposal facilities and dramatic reductions in the waste generated by residents and businesses.
CT legislators will weigh solutions to high energy rates, waste disposal problems, and the rising black bear population in 2023.
In CT and beyond, emissions worsen air quality and contribute to global warming, which can cause or exacerbate air quality degradation.
Spiking winter energy prices are the result of a crisis that has been a decade in the making, after New England opted to bet on natural gas.
Health professionals are realizing how much climate change — especially more heat — can lead to cascading effects on human health.
A number of projects are underway to solve the food waste problem, which many say is the linchpin to Connecticut’s waste disposal crisis.
With the Hartford trash-to-energy plant closing, the state is moving to reduce the waste stream with new technologies.
CT residents will pay around $80 more per month for electricity in 2023. What’s going on, and is there any relief for low-income households?
CT’s grant will open the door to a $100 million digital infrastructure project officials likened to the electrification of homes.
Heating aid grants for many families will increase this winter but Republicans say the effort doesn’t go far enough.
In a special session Monday, the CT General Assembly will also address an extension of the gas tax holiday and additional energy assistance.
The delay in creating different electric rates for lower-income Eversource and UI customers in CT is raising concerns among lawmakers.
Gov. Ned Lamont said he is ready to extend the CT gas tax holiday beyond its Nov. 30 expiration. Legislators may hold a special session.
As Gov. Ned Lamont heads toward election day, he can point to a robust climate change record — thanks largely to the Biden administration.
Lawmakers in Washington and CT fought to include $1 billion in a short-term federal government funding bill to help offset heating costs.