Renewable Energy http://wshu.org en Conn. officials propose replacing state-run waste to energy business http://wshu.org/post/conn-officials-propose-replacing-state-run-waste-energy-business <p>A proposal to replace a state-run waste to energy business in Connecticut with a new entity faced opposition at a meeting of the state General Assembly’s Environment Committee on Friday. Private waste haulers claim the proposal would put them out of business.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:38:01 +0000 Ebong Udoma 13800 at http://wshu.org LIPA delivers rate freeze with cuts and grants http://wshu.org/post/lipa-delivers-rate-freeze-cuts-and-grants <p></p><p>The Long Island Power Authority announced a $3.5 billion budget Tuesday. &nbsp;That’s $72 million less than last year before New Jersey-based PSEG took over near all operations. &nbsp;Deep cuts were made to deliver on promises of a rate freeze. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 23:15:37 +0000 Charles Lane 8250 at http://wshu.org LIPA delivers rate freeze with cuts and grants Conn. selects wind farm and solar project to expand state's renewable energy http://wshu.org/post/conn-selects-wind-farm-and-solar-project-expand-states-renewable-energy <p></p><p>Connecticut environmental officials announced Friday that the state has chosen a wind energy farm and a solar energy project to help diversify the state’s energy portfolio. The solar installation will be in Connecticut, but the wind farm will not be.</p><p></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 22:32:26 +0000 Craig LeMoult 5515 at http://wshu.org Conn. selects wind farm and solar project to expand state's renewable energy