Tales from the Other Portland

Portland, Oregon, the City of Roses, is indeed an American Beauty. Beyond the thriving music and arts scene, the abundant microbreweries and coffee houses and Powell’s City of Books, there is a first-class sustainable transportation system that’s big on light rail and bicycles. And then there is the city’s strong commitment to clean [...]

How Green Is My Hotel?

A growing number of consumers are applying a “green lens” to their choices of vehicles, appliances, food and other products. Now, Connecticut residents have a convenient source for determining which hotels, motels and bed & breakfasts are considered the most sustainable. The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Connecticut Commission on Culture & [...]

Get on the Repower Wall

Connecticut Clean Energy Communities can join the more than 15,000 clean energy activists around the country in the Alliance for Climate Protection’s Repower America campaign to support action on clean energy job creation and stabilization of our energy independence – and to solve the climate crisis. The Repower America campaign’s effort focuses on [...]