The Connecticut Light and Power Company
P.O. Box 270
Hartford, CT 06141-0270
(860) 947-2000


News Release

Contacts: Frank Poirot
Office: (860) 665-3409
After Hours Phone: (800) 789-2290

CL&P Celebrates Earth Day – Every Day


(BERLIN, Conn. – April 22, 2014) As the nation marks Earth Day this year, Connecticut Light & Power, its employees, and customers are making great strides to reduce their impact on the environment by increasing sustainable practices throughout the company’s service territory.

CL&P’s eBilling and ePaycheck systems are helping to lead the way in the company’s efforts to be more “green.”

“Going paperless provides a double benefit in saving energy and money that counts as a home run for the environment,” said Kathleen Freeman, Director of Environmental Affairs for Northeast Utilities, parent company of CL&P. “CL&P is proud to lead a robust paperless billing program and we encourage our customers not currently participating, to join us in these earth-friendly efforts.”

In addition to these paperless programs, CL&P employs other environmentally-conscious practices:

For a complete list of energy efficiency tips, programs and rebate information, visit cl-p.com or the company’s social media pages, Facebook and Twitter.

*Also, to participate in an energy efficiency contest, visit the
CL&P Facebook page.

For more information on the company’s environmental stewardship and other initiatives, visit http://ow.ly/vR7ID.

Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU) is a Fortune 500 diversified energy company located in Connecticut with operations throughout the Northeast.  Through its competitive and regulated subsidiaries, NU provides Energy for a Changing World, with a full range of energy products and services to millions of residential and business customers from Maine to Maryland.  From delivering electricity and natural gas, to marketing energy commodities, to operating and maintaining power plant facilities, NU is committed to safety, reliability and expanding consumers' energy options.  For more information on Northeast Utilities and its subsidiaries, visit the NU family of Web sites at www.nu.com.

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