Lamont wants Connecticut to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 45 percent by 2030

Environment

Governor Ned Lamont signed his first executive order on Wednesday.

It is aimed at reducing the state’s carbon footprint and overall cost of government operations.

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The “Lead by Example Sustainability Initiative” directs executive branch state office buildings and vehicle fleets to become greener and more energy efficient.

The overall state goal is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 45 percent by 2030.

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