Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
SOUTHBURY, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut high school has been evacuated because of a mercury spill caused after a student dropped a thermometer. One student from Pomperaug High School in Southbury was taken to the […]
State environmental officials are taking a closer look at the impact of more than 2 billion gallons of water discharged into Long Island from Connecticut’s nuclear plant.
A state agency has corrected how it hoisted the American flag after an East Lyme resident complained.
The recent discovery of a small camera hidden inside a bathhouse at Hammonasset State Beach in Madison is not an isolated incident of voyeurism, said an East Hartford mother who was the victim of a similar incident at the same park three years ago.
(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Those who enjoy the outdoors will get a freebie this weekend. Governor Dannel Malloy, along with the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, is announcing free admission for residents to […]
A state report released today finds that Connecticut’s greenhouse gas emissions are now below levels put into the air back in 1990.
(East Haddam, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is announcing the reopening of one of its parks. Sunrise State Park in East Haddam had been closed for much of the […]
Connecticut is inching closer to the lucrative eel industry.
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) – State environmental officials from Rhode Island and Connecticut are combining efforts to improve the quality of water in the Pawcatuck River. The Westerly Sun reports (http://bit.ly/1oqMeUP ) officials from Rhode Island’s […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Environmental officials are warning about a high risk for forest fires in Connecticut on Thursday due to dry and windy conditions. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says all […]