Daily Archive for January 2nd, 2013

: January 2nd, 2013

Congress drops storm aid, but raises taxes on areas hit hardest by Sandy

Congress voted this week to raise taxes on an estimated 153,000 families living in Connecticut, New York and New Jersey, but failed to grant federal aid to deal with the damages from Superstorm Sandy,

Sikorsky’s Maurer to speak at UNH winter graduation

Mick Maurer, president of Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford, will will be one of the commencement speakers at the University of New Haven’s winter graduation on Jan. 19. The Stratford-based subsidiary of

GE joins consortium to buy Iberdrola’s wind biz

General Electric said Wednesday it is part of the consortium that is buying 32 operating wind farms in France from the Spanish company Iberdrola. MEAG — the asset management arm of Munich Re and ERGO