In Connecticut, Municipal Aggregation Rising as a Clean Energy Priority

Several groups want lawmakers to follow the lead of neighboring states and adopt community choice aggregation.

Allowing local governments to buy clean power on behalf of residents is emerging as a top legislative priority for Connecticut clean energy advocates.

Community choice aggregation remains an under-the-radar concept in Connecticut even as all of the state’s neighbors have already adopted policies. Several groups see it as a potentially important tool for the state’s clean energy transition and are working to raise its profile with policymakers.

By, Meg Dalton

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