Reduced Rates for Every One?

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A few weeks ago, the PURA approved new winter rates for Eversource and UI standard offer customers. Eversource customers will pay 18% less this year and UI customers expect to pay 15 % less this year when the new rates take effect on January 1, 2017. A significant number of Connecticut electricity customers will see […]

What IS the actual “cleanest” electricity source?

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Our friend Barth in Chester asked us some questions about electricity choice in Connecticut. This is another one of them: What IS the actual “cleanest” electricity source? Oy. Well, that depends exactly on what you consider clean. Are you taking into account only the actual energy production process itself or are you considering the whole […]

Where can CT residents get their “cleanest” electricity?

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Our friend Barth in Chester asked us some questions about electricity choice in Connecticut. This is one of them: Where can CT residents get their “cleanest” electricity? For right now, because Connecticut has limited generation capacity, most of clean renewable energy comes from out of state sources.  If you’re interested in supporting clean energy alternatives, […]