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Alternative Energy
11:21 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Fuel cell and solar projects generating more of Conn.'s electricity

This plant in Bridgeport, Conn. is the first fuel cell plant in North America that sells its power to the electric grid.
Fuel Cell Energy, Inc.

At the beginning of this year, something changed for energy users in Connecticut.  People who turned on lights or used a washing machine wouldn’t have noticed it, but some of the electricity powering those devices came from sources it had never come from before. 

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Conn. crime down to 1968 level
6:14 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Malloy administration says crime is down in Connecticut

Overall crime rates in Connecticut are down to a level last seen in 1968. Governor Dannel Malloy’s criminal justice advisor announced this to state lawmakers in Hartford on Friday.

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Business
9:47 am
Fri March 21, 2014

March Madness and workplace productivity

Credit Flickr/TheEdmundLee

David Cadden, professor of Entrepreneurship and Strategy at  Quinnipiac University, weighs in on how employers should respond to the impact the NCAA basketball tournament has on productivity in the workplace.

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fund programs, don't cut taxes6
10:06 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Demonstrators arrested in Albany budget protest

Demonstrators in Albany, NY protest Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget.
Credit Karen DeWitt

Around two dozen demonstrators were arrested at the state Capitol in Albany , at a protest of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget. 

  

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$25 million state fund for shoreline properties
7:27 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Malloy pushes for $25 million state fund to elevate shoreline homes and businesses

Gov. Dannel Malloy at East Haven's Cosey Beach
Credit Ebong Udoma

Governor Dannel Malloy is urging state lawmakers to approve a $25 million fund to help people on Connecticut’s shoreline elevate their homes and businesses. Malloy made the appeal for the low interest loan program at Cosey Beach in East Haven on Thursday.

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