Reduction of Greenhouse Gas Emissions (Connecticut)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Connecticut



Name Reduction of Greenhouse Gas Emissions (Connecticut)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Climate Policies
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.cga.ct.gov/2011/pub/chap446c.htm#Sec22a-200a.htm


Last Review 2014-05-23
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
2014-05-23
Information Source http://www.ct.gov/deep/cwp/view.asp?a=2684&q=332278&deepNav_GID=1619


Summary

This section sets state goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 10 percent below 1990 levels by 2020 and 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2050.


Policy Contact

Department Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Division Climate and Energy



Phone (860) 424-3027      




Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Conn. Gen. Stat. 22a-200



Authority 2: Chap 445

















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