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News Release | Environment Connecticut Research & Policy Center

Campaign launched to educate Connecticut residents about 100 percent renewable energy

Environment Connecticut Research & Policy Center is deploying dozens of door-knockers this summer in a major effort to educate Connecticut residents about the prospects for shifting to 100 percent clean, renewable energy.

News Release | Environment Connecticut Research & Policy Center

It’s Time to Get the Lead out of School Drinking Water

 Hartford – A national analysis released by Environment Connecticut Research & Policy Center gave Connecticut a grade of “F” for failing to prevent children’s drinking water from becoming laced with lead at school. The group called for action to ensure lead-free water in Connecticut’s schools.

News Release | Environment America

Clean water wins as Congress rejects budget rider

Due to overwhelming public support, the Clean Water Rule has now withstood every attack that polluters could muster in Congress - the Barrasso bill, the CRA measure, and now an attempted budget rider.  Polluters and their allies have played all their dirty water cards in Congress and lost.   

News Release | Environment Maryland

90 percent of Marylanders live in counties hit by weather disasters

Annapolis, Md. -- Ninety percent of Marylanders live in counties recently hit by weather disasters, according to a new interactive weather map created by Environment Maryland using federal government data.

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