Connecticut Blog Posts

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Protecting Clean Energy in Connecticut

April 23, 2019

Earth Month is a good time to share what we’re doing together to protect the planet, startingin Connecticut.

Ct Youth Advocates

Introducing our Connecticut Clean Water Youth Advocates

February 27, 2019

Students and young people all over the world are standing up to address many significant problems facing our society—and making a big difference!  We’re doing the same by launching a club at our sc

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Hearing from Our Members

February 25, 2019

CT Member Survey Results

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Protecting Our Health from Toxic PFAS Chemicals

January 15, 2019

At the 2018 annual Safer States meeting, state leads, scientists, lawyers and advocates from across the U.S, discussed the stark reality of the health and environmental impacts of per and polyfluorinated chemicals, commonly referred to as PFAS.

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Stop the Raids

December 10, 2018

Last year, the General Assembly voted to divert $175 million dollars from the Connecticut Green Bank, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), the Conservation and Load Management and Clean Energy Funds to plug a budget hole.

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Clean Water Action Celebrates Environmental Heroes in Connecticut

October 26, 2018

Environmental advocacy work has been pretty daunting these past two years. Every day it seems there is another attack on our environment whether it’s rolling back the Clean Power Plan, withdrawal from the historic Paris Agreement, allowing more methane pollution, rolling back achievable emission standards for cars and trucks, opening up public lands to drilling and mining, reducing standards for maintaining coal ash ponds or rolling back the Clean Water Rule. The list goes on and on.