• climate change December 16, 2021 11:08 pm

    Lamont Moves Ahead With Climate Initiative

    Gov. Ned Lamont signed a sweeping executive order Thursday that calls for improved energy efficiency and a reduction in the number of miles people drive. But not everyone believes it will have much of an impact on climate change.

  • Governor May 13, 2019 6:35 pm

    End of Net Metering Leaves Future of Solar in Connecticut Unclear

    Connecticut’s residential and commercial solar industry has seen significant development in the past decade.

  • energy May 7, 2019 2:41 pm

    How to Switch to Renewable, Sustainable Energy in Connecticut

    Here’s how Connecticut residents can stop relying on fossil fuels to power their homes and switch to energy sources that are less damaging to the environment.

  • Donald Trump December 6, 2018 10:03 pm

    Fact Check: Trump's Misleading Paris Agreement Tweets

    On Dec. 4, President Donald Trump tweeted about French President Emmanuel Macron and the Paris Agreement, misrepresenting the foreign leader’s position on the climate accord. Macron has not said or suggested the Paris Agreement is “fatally flawed,” as Trump implied.

  • Los Angeles April 21, 2017 8:24 pm

    This Startup Wants to Retrofit Your Home Through Your Phone

    This Earth Day, BlocPower a startup that creates apps to crowdsource funding, construction, acquisitions and jobs to retrofit properties across low to moderate income communities is launching three new apps that streamline its resources putting the ability to green a property directly into the property owners’ hands. BlocPower takes on retrofitting proposals, which is when a property can take an...

  • Donald Trump March 17, 2017 12:29 pm

    Budget Losers: School Programs, Subways, the Arts

    Military spending would get the biggest boost in President Donald Trump’s proposed budget. Environmental programs, medical research, Amtrak and an array of international and cultural programs — from Appalachia to the arts — would take big hits, among the many parts of the government he’d put on a crash diet....
    The budget proposal out Thursday is a White House wish list;...

  • Donald Trump March 16, 2017 6:26 pm

    First Trump Budget: Defense Spending, Wall Prioritized, Agency Funding Slashed

    President Donald Trump unveiled a $1.15 trillion budget on Thursday, a far-reaching overhaul of federal government spending that slashes many domestic programs to finance a significant increase in the military and make a down payment on a U.S.-Mexico border wall. Trump’s proposal seeks to upend Washington with cuts to long-promised campaign targets like foreign aid and the Environmental Protection Agency...

  • Donald Trump March 12, 2017 4:45 pm

    In 1st Budget, Trump to Push Conservative View of Government

    President Donald Trump sends Congress a proposed budget this week that will sharply test Republicans’ ability to keep long-standing promises to bolster the military, making politically painful cuts to a lengthy list of popular domestic programs. The Republican president will ask his adopted political party, which runs Capitol Hill, to cut domestic agencies such as the Environmental Protection Agency and...

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