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Governor Rell: Stimulus Infrastructure Projects Should Be 25 Percent ‘Green’

March 10, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Governor M. Jodi Rell today announced she is adding a requirement that state infrastructure projects funded with incoming federal stimulus money contain a 25 percent ‘green’ component, a stipulation that goes beyond federal mandates and is designed to bolster Connecticut’s emerging green collar workforce and while conserving energy and resources.

Governor Rell Submits Proposed Regulations for Construction of ‘Green’ Buildings

Sustainable, Energy-Efficient Designs Pave Way for More Green Collar Jobs January 26, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Governor M. Jodi Rell today announced that her administration has finalized a comprehensive list of regulations for the construction and renovation of state-owned buildings and public schools designed to reduce energy consumption and costs and enhance a growing workforce of “green collar” jobs

Governor Rell: Vendors Signing Up for Energy Audit Program for Homes with Oil and...

December 17, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Governor M. Jodi Rell today announced that 14 Connecticut vendors have signed up for a new program to help Connecticut residents save money by making their heating systems and homes more energy efficient.

Governor Rell Announces New Program to Help Make Renewable Energy More Affordable

August 15, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Governor M. Jodi Rell today announced a program to help low- and moderate-income residents cut their electricity expenses and build on the state’s commitment to renewable energy.

Governor Rell Will Require Relief For Ratepayers Under Greenhouse Gas Laws

Governor M. Jodi Rell announced today that she will require an amended provision to Connecticut’s Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative to provide relief for ratepayers when the sale of emission allowances to power generating companies exceeds certain levels.

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Former President of Hartford Nonprofit Pleads Guilty to Stealing from HUD...

John H. Durham. United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that STEVEN F. HARVIN, 53, of New Haven, waived his right to be indicted and pleaded guilty today in Hartford federal court to one count of theft from programs receiving federal funds