Dan Esty http://wshu.org en Conn. energy & environment commissioner steps down http://wshu.org/post/conn-energy-environment-commissioner-steps-down <p>The head of Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection announced Wednesday that he’s stepping down.&nbsp; Daniel Esty says he’s returning to a teaching position at Yale University.</p><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 23:08:54 +0000 Craig LeMoult 11384 at http://wshu.org Conn. energy & environment commissioner steps down Bridgeport landfill to be used for green energy generation http://wshu.org/post/bridgeport-landfill-be-used-green-energy-generation <p>The mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut, announced on Thursday that a new solar panel installation and fuel cell facility will be built on the site of an old city landfill. The plan is being called a model for green energy generation in the state.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:58:53 +0000 Craig LeMoult 7268 at http://wshu.org Bridgeport landfill to be used for green energy generation 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