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SmartPower 20% by 2010
Clean Energy Customers to Date:
Customers: 32.5
% of Households: 2.09%
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Town Hall Address & Website:
203 Middlesex Ave
P.O. Box 218
Chester CT 06412
Local Clean Energy Contact:
Thomas Marsh
Phone: 860-526-0013
Fax: 860-526-0004
20% by 2010 Clean Energy Campaign Progress:

The Town of Chester uses 727,000 kWh of electricity per year for all municipal facilities. Therefore, their 20% clean energy use target is 145,000 kWh in 2010. To date, they have met approximately 2% of that goal through the mandatory amount that is required by the state Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS). Chester has yet to make a voluntary clean energy purchase.

Local Clean Energy Supporters:
Century 21 Heritage Company- CTCleanEnergyOptions - Community Energy
Chrisholm Marina, Inc.- CTCleanEnergyOptions - Community Energy
Community Innovations Grants:
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Community Innovations Grants Program
Now Accepting Proposals
Contact for more information

Project Deadline: TBD
Town Description:

Chester, settled in 1692 and incorporated as a town in 1836, is home to approximately 3,800 residents. Located along the Connecticut River in Middlesex County, manufacturing has played an integral part of our development still plays a major roll in the Town’s economy. In addition our town center boasts some of the finest restaurants, shops and theatre in the state

Local Press Coverage:
Chester joins Clean Energies program    Saturday July 29th, 2006
"Responsible use of resources is a vital concern of the residents of Chester. Participation in the 20% by 2010 will be incorporated in to our larger plan of conservation and economic development."

Chester Resident
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