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   Latest News

September 15, 2017 - Remarks of Consumer Counsel Elin Swanson Katz on Draft Comprehensive Energy Strategy


September 14, 2017 - Settlement Reached in Southern Connecticut Gas Company Rate Case


September 11, 2017 - Consumer Liaison Group Event Focuses On Electric Transmission Competition And Accessing Renewable Energy  


September 11, 2017 -During the 16th anniversary year of 9/11, Governor Malloy has a decision to opt/in or opt/out of FirstNet


September 7, 2017 - The Connecticut Healthcare Data Collaborative (CHDC) will jumpstart affordable broadband internet access across the state by expanding healthcare data mining, a major component of Connecticut's economic future


August 28, 2017 - OCC Fact Sheet: Electric Supplier Market, July 2016 Through June 2017


August 17, 2017 - AG Jepsen, Consumer Counsel Katz: PURA Approves $5M Settlement with Electric Supplier Palmco


   OCC In The Spotlight

August 9, 2017 - Comms. Daily quoted Katz on Municipal Gain: Better “to let the law speak for itself” than publish the “erroneous” PURA interpretation.


August 4, 2017 - Consumer Counsel seeks federal support for energy assistance -


July 27, 2017 -  Ray Dunaway w Elin Katz, CT Consumer Counsel: Gov. Malloy used executive authority to ask state energy regulators to review the viability of the Millstone Nuclear Power Station in Waterford


July 17, 2017 - Editorial: Hartford's Homework Gap - 


July 17, 2017 - Internet Gap Puts Hartford's North End Students Behind -


June 28, 2017 - Why raiding Connecticut's Energy Efficiency Fund is a bad idea   -