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Post Date Description
4/26/2017 CCE in the news: "Several states consider tossing bottle deposit programs".
 
4/24/2017 CCE in the news: "LIPA report says “no” to new power plants".
 
4/24/2017 CCE in the news: "LIPA review recommends not overhauling aging power plants".
 
4/24/2017 CCE in the news: "N.H. Considers Stricter Regulation on Rennie Farm Chemical".
 
4/24/2017 CCE in the news: "Sunrise Highway aqueduct study moves forward".
 
4/24/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmentalists: E. Quogue golf resort will pollute water".
 
4/24/2017 CCE in the news: "State allocates $2.5 billion for water quality".
 
4/19/2017 CCE in the news: "Debate over best way to warn of dangers of eating fish from Onondaga Lake".
 
4/19/2017 CCE in the news: "Consultant: Portion of pollution cleanup at EPCAL could take 30 years".
 
4/19/2017 CCE in the news: "Schumer Urges FDA to Force Companies to Remove 1,4-Dioxane".
 
4/19/2017 CCE in the news: "Legislature debates bottle redemption law as Malloy looks to double deposit fee".
 
4/13/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmental advocates, lawmakers oppose 'Connecticut Bottle Tax'".
 
4/13/2017 CCE in the news: "Schumer asks FDA to mandate removal of contaminant 1,4-dioxane".
 
4/13/2017 CCE in the news: "Septic improvement outreach program launches".
 
4/13/2017 Event: Join Us for the People's Climate March (Everyone: ACT NOW!)
 
4/13/2017 Event: Webinar About Going Solar (Expired)
 
4/12/2017 CCE in the news: "New water testing to be performed as part of state budget".
 
4/11/2017 CCE in the news: "County Executive Bellone Announces Community Outreach Campaign To Promote First-Ever Septic Improvement Program In Suffolk".
 
4/11/2017 CCE in the news: "Bellone Announces Town Hall-Style Serioes to Tout Septic Improvement Program".
 
4/7/2017 Alert: Don’t Repeal CT's Bottle Bill (Connecticut residents: ACT NOW!)
 
4/6/2017 Highlights and Happenings: March 2017
 
4/6/2017 CCE in the news: "Roslyn Water District plays down findings of environmental report on carcinogen".
 
4/4/2017 Event: Join Us for the People's Climate March (Long Island residents: ACT NOW!)
 
4/4/2017 CCE in the news: "Connecticut legislature must act on bill to repeal gas pipeline tax".
 
3/30/2017 Event: Join Us for Our Annual Gala (Downstate, NY residents: ACT NOW!)
 
3/30/2017 CCE in the news: "Trump Obliterates Obama Environmental Regulations".
 
3/30/2017 CCE in the news: "Lawmakers agree to include water protection in state budget".
 
3/29/2017 CCE in the news: "Connecticut vows to fight rollback on environment".
 
3/29/2017 CCE in the news: "Bosworth urges state officials to remove water contaminant".
 
3/29/2017 CCE in the news: "Chemical Exceeds EPA Risk Guidelines In North Hempstead's Water Supply".
 
3/29/2017 CCE in the news: "Monroe County sewage discharge into Lake Ontario above legal limits".
 
3/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Los Blancos to headline first Concert for a Cause".
 
3/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmentalists fight to keep the bottle deposit law".
 
3/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Wind Energy on Long Island".
 
3/24/2017 CCE in the news: "Zeldin Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Fund Long Island Sound Programs".
 
3/23/2017 CCE in the news: "Westhampton Beach Residents Sue Over Concerns About Hazardous Chemical In Water".
 
3/23/2017 CCE in the news: "RAY DUNAWAY: The Latest on the Bottle Bill".
 
3/17/2017 Blog: "Nuclear is NOT Renewable! Connecticut’s Lawmakers Taking our State Energy Policy in the Wrong Direction"
 
3/17/2017 CCE in the news: "Give water purity high priority".
 
3/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Pressure builds in Albany to OK Long Island water plan".
 
3/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Study Highlights Breadth Of Dioxane Contamination".
 
3/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Glass Half Empty".
 
3/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Suozzi Appointed Co-Chair of Bipartisan Long Island Sound Caucus".
 
3/16/2017 Alert: End Connecticut's Dependence on Fossil Fuels (Branford, CT residents: ACT NOW!)
 
3/15/2017 CCE in the news: "Is It Time to Increase or Eliminate Connecticut’s Bottle Bill?".
 
3/15/2017 CCE in the news: "Senator Introduces Bill Urging U.S. EPA To Set Stronger Drinking Water Standards".
 
3/15/2017 CCE in the news: "Elevated Levels Of Chemical Found In Public Well In Montauk".
 
3/14/2017 CCE in the news: "Zeldin calls for continuation of funding for L.I. Sound, National Estuary programs".
 
3/14/2017 CCE in the news: "Pushing to keep Great Lakes funding".
 
3/14/2017 CCE in the news: "European Developers Propose Offshore Wind Farms Off Long Island, Martha’s Vineyard".
 
3/14/2017 CCE in the news: "State considers several options for bottle recycling bills".
 
3/13/2017 CCE in the news: "Senate Republicans release $8B clean water spending plan".
 
3/13/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmentalists, leaders question wind farm off Fire Island".
 
3/10/2017 CCE in the news: "A.G. Schneiderman Highlights Local Impacts Of Trump Environmental Budget Cuts".
 
3/10/2017 CCE in the news: "Deepwater holds hearing on planned wind farm off Rhode Island".
 
3/8/2017 CCE in the news: "Southold Town Beach ‘almost gone’ from years of erosion".
 
3/6/2017 CCE in the news: "Cuomo, lawmakers grapple over $5B water quality bond act".
 
3/6/2017 CCE in the news: "Governor Cuomo Announces $800,000 in Funds Available for Resiliency and Water Quality Improvement Projects on Long Island South Shore Estuary Reserve".
 
3/6/2017 CCE in the news: "Report: Dangerous Carcinogen Found In Local Drinking Water".
 
3/5/2017 Event: Learn About the South Fork Offshore Wind Project (Expired)
 
3/3/2017 Highlights and Happenings: February 2017
 
3/2/2017 Event: Free Screening of "TAPPED" (Expired)
 
3/1/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmental group seeks actions to reduce chemical in water".
 
3/1/2017 CCE in the news: "Carcinogen found in 39 L.I. water districts".
 
3/1/2017 CCE in the news: "Report: Long Island's Water Contains Likely Carcinogen".
 
3/1/2017 CCE in the news: "Long Island Water Tested For Cancer Causing Chemical Found In Detergent".
 
2/28/2017 CCE in the news: "Citizens Campaign unveils map of 1,4-Dioxane water contamination".
 
2/28/2017 CCE in the news: "Bills To Restrict State Highway Herbicides, De-icers, Tree Clearing Win Environment Panel Approval".
 
2/28/2017 Event: Attend a Clean Energy Lobby Day in Hartford (Expired)
 
2/28/2017 Alert: 1,4-Dioxane Pollution Widespread on Long Island (Long Island residents: ACT NOW!)
 
2/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Zeldin's Telephone Town Hall Leaves Some Angry, Others Wanting Longer, In Person Meet Ups".