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EPA Says It Will Fine Owners Of Former Power Plant Site Over PCBs

Connecticut and federal officials are taking action against the owners of a former power plant in New Haven because of problems with the disposal of toxic materials.


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EPA Getting Tough On Drifting Pollution

The Environmental Protection Agency is clamping down on pollution from power plants in 27 states that contributes to unhealthy air downwind. But the rule’s effect in Connecticut differs from an earlier proposal.


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Supreme Court Rules Against Connecticut, Other States In Emissions Suit

The Supreme Court blocked a federal lawsuit Monday by Connecticut and other states and conservation groups trying to force cuts in greenhouse gas emissions from power plants.


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New Tax On Power Plants Could Raise Electric Rates

A legislative committee will consider a bill that would put a new tax on generators of electricity to provide relief for ratepayers and raise revenue.


Opening Deadline Extended for Kleen Energy Plant

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut regulators have approved a power plant owner’s request to extend its deadline for opening while contractors repair damage from a deadly gas explosion The Connecticut Siting Council approved Kleen […]