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Nuclear option: Millstone says bill pushes electric prices lower; opponents skeptical

Representatives of Millstone Nuclear Power Station say Connecticut electricity prices are likely to drop if it's allowed to compete in a state-run procurement process as outlined in Senate Bill 106. Opponents, including AARP, say the opposite will happen. | Photo by James Mosher for Crain's Connecticut 

March 15, 2017 - 12:45pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Innovation of the Week: Pokémon Go inspires new approach to buying and selling furniture online

Chairish’s mobile augmented-reality-enabled app was released on Thursday. | Photo by Chairish

March 8, 2017 - 11:38am

Connecticut strong on energy efficiency, but high prices hobble business

Connecticut electricity carried on lines like these belonging to Eversource Energy Inc. continues to be at relatively high prices, acting as a continuing impediment to business recruitment, according to the Connecticut Business and Industry Association. | Photo by James Mosher for Crain's Connecticut

March 2, 2017 - 1:52pm

Active seniors, advancing technology herald age of specialty hospitals

The fifth floor of the new Stamford Hospital building will be home later this year to an orthopedic specialty hospital created in partnership with New York-based Hospital for Special Surgery. | Courtesy of Stamford Health

February 17, 2017 - 4:54pm

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April Pelletier

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Lauded Oxford power plant aims to fit into evolving landscape

Representatives of Competitive Power Ventures Inc. including CEO Gary Lambert, who is holding the trophy, accept the Americas Power Deal of the Year award for 2016 during Project Finance International ceremonies in London on Feb. 1. | Photo courtesy of Competitive Power Ventures

February 13, 2017 - 8:57pm

Connecticut bankers expect to go from good to better in 2017

People's and other Connecticut banks fared very well last year despite the low interest-rate environment and slack job market. | Photo of the Hartford skyline by Doug Kerr via Flickr

February 9, 2017 - 3:10pm

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Weston reveals its ‘secret’ amid Connecticut’s regional tourism push

The Town of Weston has launched a marketing and branding plan called “The Weston Way.” | Photo by Doug Kerr via Creative Commons
January 30, 2017 - 6:17pm

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