Nov 11, 2011

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

Nov 11, 2011

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

Nov 7, 2011

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Sanctuaries are saving as much as 50 percent on energy bills by switching to solar power.

Apr 22, 2011

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

A company is testing a steam engine they say is compact, powerful and more efficient than a internal combustion engine.

Apr 22, 2011

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

As Americans tried to find ways to save money, energy use decreased, according to a new survey.

Apr 20, 2011

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Tara Frey's outfit for the big dance took six years to make and is made almost entirely from candy wrappers.

Apr 20, 2011

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

If you want to get rid of an old TV, computer or other electronic device, there are better options than the landfill.

Apr 19, 2011

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

Windows, magazines, carpets, pillows and blankets and, of course, cans, are all targets of the company's effort to reuse and recycle.

Apr 19, 2011

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

"If you're going to have a sustainable city, you're going to have to go back to growing things as close to where people live as you possible can," says Bennet Wilson of Tenth Acre Farms.

Dec 6, 2010

Stop & Shop Fuel Cell

Stop & Shop Fuel Cell

The new Stop $ Shop in Torrington is using a 400-kilowatt fuel cell to generate power and heat.

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Winter Weather Causes Crashes, Power Outages

Winter Weather Causes Crashes, Power Outages

Winter weather spanning most of the state has caused countless crashes on Connecticut roads and thousands of power outages on what's typically one of the busiest travel days of the year.

Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into River Off Route 8 in Beacon Falls

Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into River Off Route 8 in Beacon Falls

The right lane of Route 8 southbound is closed between exits 24 and 25 in Beacon Falls after a tractor-trailer slid off the road and into the Naugatuck River, according to state police.

Oil Tanker Flips Over in Ellington

Oil Tanker Flips Over in Ellington

An oil truck rolled over and landed on its side Wednesday afternoon near the fire station at 316 Sandy Beach Road in the Crystal Lake section of Ellington.

Driver Breaks Into Business, Hides in Basement After Crash: Cops

Driver Breaks Into Business, Hides in Basement After Crash: Cops

Police have arrested the driver who ran from a rollover crash in Simsbury on Wednesday morning, then broke into a business and hid in the basement.

Fire Damages Home on Prospect Avenue in Hartford

Fire Damages Home on Prospect Avenue in Hartford

Firefighters responded to a fire in a home at 80 Prospect Avenue in Hartford on Wednesday afternoon.

Truckers Seek Exceptions to New York I-84 Travel Ban

Truckers Seek Exceptions to New York I-84 Travel Ban

Connecticut grocery and fuel distributors and truckers are asking for New York's governor to relax Interstate 84 travel restrictions over the Connecticut border in New York to allow the transport of food,...