Media Coverage FY19

The links below highlight media coverage for the Connecticut Green Bank in Fiscal Year ’19 (July 2018 – June 2019). 

President’s Spotlight

Briefs filed in lawsuit challenging legislative raid on Connecticut energy efficiency funds 7/23/18

Connecticut Is Changing the State of Clean Energy Innovation – An Op-Ed by Stuart DeCew 7/28/18

Green Bank CEO contemplates CT’s solar growth pace 7/30/18

CT Green Bank takes novel approach to preserve clean-energy mission 8/6/18

Connecticut public-private partnership deploys solar to underserved communities 9/4/18

Green Bank hopes carbon credits will jumpstart electric vehicle chargers 9/18/18

More Than $1 Billion Provided By Connecticut Green Bank For Clean Energy Projects 9/26/18

Lamont, Bysiewicz and Murphy promote support for renewable energy in Cheshire 10/25/18

Lamont: renewable energy ‘what our future is about’ 10/25/18

Danbury’s FuelCell Energy acquiring Bridgeport fuel cell park for $36.6M 11/5/18

With renewed pledge on renewables, Connecticut at solar milestone 11/28/18

Online certificate at Yale prepares professionals to join the clean economy 1/10/19

Solar policy fight re-energizes in CT 2/5/19

Bergstein: It’s Time to Invest in CT with an Infrastructure Bank 2/17/19

An ‘infrastructure bank’ can make a big difference 3/1/19

Proposed CT Infrastructure Bank could unlock ‘billions, if not trillions’ of private capital dollars 3/2/19

Green Bank markets “SHREC” solar ABS deal 3/14/19

United States: Connecticut Green Bank Monetizes Solar Renewable Energy Certificates In A Rated Securitization 3/28/19

As key solar perk hits sunset, CT grapples with net metering 4/6/19

Connecticut Green Bank monetises USD 38.6m of solar credits 4/10/19

New Orleans’ PosiGen gets $20m funding for lower-income solar projects 4/16/19

Boston University Questrom School of Business Wins Aspen Institute’s International MBA Case Competition Featuring Connecticut’s Green Bank 4/29/19

Amid cash shortfall, CT Green Bank engineers a financial lifeline 4/29/19

Yale Raw Case on Connecticut Green Bank Featured at Aspen Competition 4/29/19

Cool thing: Connecticut Green Bank makes intentional effort to boost solar energy in communities of color 5/22/19

Connecticut net metering is safe until after 2021 due to law reversal 6/5/19

Environmental measures win quiet, but major, victories 6/7/19

Green Finance Briefing Paper Published by the Financial Services Business Council 6/11/19

Lawmakers Push Renewable Energy, Clean Up Transfer Act 6/11/19

Commercial & Industrial Sector Coverage

Connecticut net metering is safe until after 2021 due to law reversal 6/5/19

Connecticut Green Bank Presents 2018 PACEsetter Awards 3/27/19

Middlesex Community College Unveils New Solar Energy System 11/9/18

Southington company fully powered by solar 11/16/18

American Cities Climate Challenge PACE Roundtable in NYC 6/5/19

Chamber Corner: Middlesex County’s economic development is burgeoning 7/15/18

Energy audit gives Plainfield officials upgrades to ponder 7/17/18

Middletown water plant solar array reduces electricity use of ‘largest energy hog in city’ 7/26/18

Centrica Business Solutions Helps Customers Optimize Day-to-Day Performance with 100% Renewable Energy Solutions 10/16/19

Solar array unveiled at MCC promises big savings    10/19/18

Middlesex Community College Unveils New Solar Energy System 11/9/18

Greenwich Energy Committee to Host Seminar for Large Consumers of Energy  2/15/19

FuelCell Energy Announces Construction Financing for Project at the U.S. Navy Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut 3/4/19

Connecticut Green Bank Presents 2018 PACEsetter Awards 3/27/19

Residential Sector Coverage

Connecticut initiatives help low-income people go solar  11/11/18

Solar for All? Removing Financial Obstacles to Green Energy 1/3/19

PosiGen’s $90M credit facility means more solar in CT 1/23/19

Getting solar to the other 329 GW of homeowners 1/29/19

PosiGen Adds Experienced Team Member to Lead Corporate Development & Finance 2/20/19

Duncklee Receives Top Performer Award from Connecticut Green Bank  3/21/19

Some ways to save on electricity 3/28/19

Solar for All? Removing Financial Obstacles to Green Energy 4/24/19

How to Switch to Renewable, Sustainable Energy in Connecticut 5/6/19

Hartford Habitat for Humanity Celebrates its 30th Anniversary with Unveiling of First Zero Energy Ready Home 6/6/19

Connecticut program pairs energy efficiency with all solar installations 6/7/19

Connecticut/Regional Coverage

Klee decries slow progress on $229M waste-system overhaul 7/31/18

The electric car comes of age, right when we need it 9/21/18

ConnectSun Launches in Fairfield, CT 10/6/18

PURA chair Katie Dykes named DEEP commissioner 12/27/18

Yale launches online certificate program for clean energy 1/25/19

Connecticut historic preservation boards warming up to solar panels  3/4/19

Energy efficiency sector nearing major breakthrough, MCAC members told 4/26/19

New DEEP commissioner takes helm in era of escalating climate change 5/20/19

National Clean Energy Coverage

CALIFORNIA ENERGY STORAGE ALLIANCE CESA Project Director Nate Hausman Selected for Renewable Energy World’s 2018 “Solar 40 Under 40” List 7/12/18

What can Alaska learn from Connecticut’s green bank? 8/14/18

DC’s green bank could be a powerful tool to fight climate change, if the city funds it 11/15/18

Green Bank Network Announces US$41 Billion for Clean Energy Projects Around the Globe 11/29/18

NZ $100m green bank set to open tills late 2019 12/9/18

Governor Hickenlooper kicks off Colorado Clean Energy Fund 12/10/18

Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank touts green-bond milestone 12/18/18

American Green Bank Consortium Forms as Conversation Turns to Financing Resilience 1/16/19