Eversource Lies!

Eversource Gas Lies Found Out

Last week, academics in partnership with the Environmental Defense Fund released a paper suggesting that Eversource and Avangrid, two of the region’s biggest utilities, artificially constrained pipeline capacity over the past three years. The result? Prices spiked, costing ratepayers in Massachusetts and Connecticut an additional $3.6 billion.
Read here : 
http://tinyurl.com/ybwqatmd
In light of this scandal, the argument for a new pipelines and gas-fired power plants—that we don’t have enough capacity to meet our need—is questionable at best. We won’t stand by while these utilities steal our money and further damage our climate.
350 CT, Sierra Club and other CT groups fighting fracked gas infrastructure will call out Eversource at their Hartford office on October 24th at 4:30 PM.  If you want to show them they can’t hike our energy rates for their own gain and get away with it, JOIN US!!

WHAT : Rally against Eversource and the gas industry
WHERE : Eversource Office, 56 Prosect St, Hartford
WHEN : Oct. 24   4:30 PM

350 CT State Assembly

General Assembly

On August 13th at 11:00 AM , 350 CT hosted a General Assembly at the Charter Oak Cultural Center to decide upon our organizing orientation & priorities. We invited everyone to provide feedback for proposals below on policy, specific campaigns or actions, and the ideals for everyday organizational life in the group.

Draft Results for 350 General Assembly

Current goals of 350 CT

 Updating Policy for 350 CT

Section A. What are the best demands/orientation today for 100% Renewable Energy campaigns?

Section B. Transportation

Section D. Agriculture

Section E. Other including recycling, waste, conservation, habitat

Section F. Allyship / Orientation to the “Everyone” in the Slogan “To Change Everything, It Takes Everyone”

Section G. Organizing Independent of Political Parties or Joining Partisan Campaigns

Fall / Spring Campaigns and Actions

Structure and Finances