Clean Energy in the Nutmeg State

Fighting for a clean energy future in Connecticut, to protect our health, reinvest in our communities, and reduce climate-changing pollution.

Solar Installation. Photo credit: Brookhaven National Lab / Flickr-Creative Commons

Tell Governor Malloy to Stand Up for Clean Energy

Send a message to the Governor today and ask him to focus on renewable energy during the special session in July!

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Empowering Clean Energy Communities

Connecticut has a great way to connect skilled volunteers and residents to local energy planning and policy efforts: the Clean Energy Task Force. There are more than 60 task forces across the state.

Graphic - Map of CT. Image credit: boreala / Shutterstock

Meet the Connecticut Team

“We believe that the challenges of reaching 2050 goals — and interim targets along the way — will require fresh thinking, ambitious action, and a new level of leadership…Connecticut’s next-generation climate change response must be integrated and must transcend government’s ordinary role by engaging citizens, business and institutions as full partners.”

From We All Live Downstream

Senator Blumenthal Paris Accord Event - June 2017
June 22, 2017

“Climate change denial is self-destructive, and America is made a lesser nation by doing this. America will regret this.”

Woodstock CT solar installation. Courtesy of BeFree Solar
December 14, 2016

Clean Water is determined to hold onto clean energy progress in the Connecticut, and to begin a strange new political era with vision and mojo.  We are gearing up by visiting and celebrating some of the state’s most exciting clean energy installations -  and making a party of it.

Pile of cololrful plastic bottles. Photo Credit: Don Pablo/Shutterstock
May 10, 2016

This short 2016 legislative session has been amazing, exhausting, productive, and heart-breaking all at once.