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Deal Reached on Connecticut Fracking Waste Bill

The state Senate on Monday endorsed a bipartisan compromise on how to handle the possibility of waste coming to Connecticut from hydraulic fracturing operations in other states.

05/05/2014

Connecticut Capitol Hall of the House (Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

Legislature To Consider Ban On Wastewater From Fracking

A year after approving a massive expansion of natural gas use in Connecticut, state lawmakers are considering a ban on storing or recycling wastewater generated as a byproduct of gas exploration.

02/23/2014

Congressman John Larson (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Larson Speaks At Energy Summit

Congressman John Larson spoke at a summit on transportation and energy Tuesday morning, voicing his support for stronger commitments to alternative energy sources.

06/18/2013

Fracking Bill Clears Committee

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A bill attempting to address concerns about waste from hydraulic fracturing from being stored or disposed of in Connecticut is moving its way through the General Assembly. The legislature’s Environment Committee […]

03/28/2013

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