Under a new state law, Maine will need to average 20,000 installations per year over the next five years.
Advocates in Connecticut are working to better educate state lawmakers on the benefits of energy efficiency programs.
Landlords who accept housing assistance vouchers will qualify for forgivable, city-funded efficiency loans.
The pending legislation includes proposals to encourage heat pumps and to bring energy efficiency to low-income residents.
Sen. Bill Rabon said the measure won’t be heard in his committee before lawmakers end their 2019 session.