Utilities called in reinforcements from across Atlantic Canada and New England on Monday as they began the slow and painstaking process of restoring power to more than 100,000 homes and businesses left in the dark following a powerful snowstorm.
The Department of Public Health is reminding state residents to prepare for the cold weather and winds forecast for the next few days, to avoid hypothermia and frostbite.
The state of Connecticut is choosing two clean energy projects to help diversify its energy portfolio.
Torrington officials are trying to determine the cause of a house fire that was fueled by high winds and spread to two nearby homes. No one was injured.
Strong winds and rain which battered Connecticut overnight brought down trees, cutting power and closing roads.
What would be Connecticut’s first wind farm has been approved for a site in Colebrook.
The Connecticut House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed legislation that requires regulations governing the approval of wind power projects.
The Connecticut Siting Council has rejected the state’s first proposed wind power project.
An executive of United Technologies Corp. says the conglomerate is more optimistic about the wind power business it recently entered than fuel cell technology that has been among its businesses for years.
By STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Residents of Prospect concerned about a proposal to build wind power turbines in their small Connecticut town have gotten a close-up look at a wind project […]