Connecticut

Connecticut

Bryan Garcia

Connecticut Lays the Groundwork for Clean Energy

Connecticut has adapted creatively to the call to develop clean energy markets, combining energy efficiency and solar power as it brings in private financing. There is extensive work in progress to strengthen its programs. In this interview, Bryan Garcia, president and CEO of the Connecticut Green Bank, outlines the current business environment.

Connecticut Articles

External News

The Green New Deal, Carbon Pricing, And Other Policies that Could Shape 2019

As the threat that climate change poses to civilization becomes clearer, more voices across the political spectrum call for governmental action to slow average global temperature increases and adapt to the impact on natural and constructed infrastructure. Here are three developments likely to shape business strategy in 2019.
Reports

IRS Sheds New Light on Solar Tax Credits, Leaves Energy Storage in the Dark

Guidance on when construction has begun on commercial solar energy properties and other qualified energy properties for purposes of claiming the Investment Tax Credit, the key tax credit for solar energy projects, has been issued by the Internal Revenue Service.

Connecticut Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 7.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 15.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 7.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
67 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
32 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
28 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
88%

of people in Connecticut support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(+4 of the national average)
(est. 2,161,216 of 2,466,129 adults)

Recommended Visualizations

Use these datasets to understand and analyze the pace and scale of how clean energy is transforming the United States marketplace. These respected organizations have researched and visualized components of the clean energy market. Explore each resource to learn more.

Clean Energy Jobs in
Connecticut