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A Yale professor, known for his work on the economics of climate change, has won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.

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Connecticut has seen eight tornadoes so far in 2018 – far more than average – and the most in a single year since 1973. Several days ago, a tornado touched down in New Canaan and Norwalk. Earlier this year, tornadoes caused extensive damage in northern Fairfield County and New Haven County.

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The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy has released its annual State Energy Efficiency Scorecard.

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New York State will provide $200 million in grants to clean up drinking water in communities across the state.

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Water quality in Long Island Sound is improving. That’s according to a report issued by the environmental group Save the Sound.