CT Examiner: As Residents Pile Up $280 Million in Utility Bills, Aid Organizations Scramble to Help20210916202943

CT Examiner: As Residents Pile Up $280 Million in Utility Bills, Aid Organizations Scramble to Help

DanaSeptember 16, 20210 comments
BY Brendan Crowley, CT Examiner,  9/15/21   Connecticut’s moratorium preventing utility shut offs officially ended on Wednesday, and customers wi...
Utility Bill Help: Shutoff Protection Has Ended; How To Request Hardship Status20210913040055

Utility Bill Help: Shutoff Protection Has Ended; How To Request Hardship Status

DanaSeptember 13, 20210 comments
Do you have unpaid utility balances? Connecticut’s protection against utility shutoffs has ended, effective September 15, 2021. If you are struggling ...
Addressing Climate Crisis in CT: Energy Efficiency Day Virtual Summit Oct. 620210907140623

Addressing Climate Crisis in CT: Energy Efficiency Day Virtual Summit Oct. 6

DanaSeptember 7, 20210 comments
The climate crisis requires immediate action – we all need a better understanding of the environmental, economic, and health issues that we are facing...
Korean War Vet on Fixed Income Faces Agonizing Choice: Sick Wife Needs Safe Temperatures, but Increasing Thermostat Breaks Budget20210812174140

Korean War Vet on Fixed Income Faces Agonizing Choice: Sick Wife Needs Safe Temperatures, but Increasing Thermostat Breaks Budget

DanaAugust 12, 20210 comments
Curtis, an elderly Korean War veteran living on a fixed income, is one of many who face a terrible dilemma during heat waves like the one we are curre...
As Utility Bills Stack Up, Public Urged to Apply for Help with Online Portal20210713214457

As Utility Bills Stack Up, Public Urged to Apply for Help with Online Portal

DanaJuly 13, 20210 comments
Operation Fuel is encouraging Connecticut residents who are struggling with utility and energy bills and unpaid balances to seek financial assistance ...
2021 Operation Fuel Legislative Session Update20210712192235

2021 Operation Fuel Legislative Session Update

DanaJuly 12, 20210 comments
Submitted by Gannon Long, Policy & Public Affairs Director. June 18, 2021. The 2021 CT General Assembly legislative session was Operation Fuel’s f...
Video: Extreme Heat Dangers & Consequences of No Summer Electricity20210621190556

Video: Extreme Heat Dangers & Consequences of No Summer Electricity

DanaJune 21, 20210 comments
Summer has officially begun, and with it comes the dangers of extreme heat. Having no electricity during the summer can dramatically increase the risk...
CT Examiner: For About a Third of Households, Paying the Electric Bill is a Struggle20210518174737

CT Examiner: For About a Third of Households, Paying the Electric Bill is a Struggle

DanaMay 18, 20210 comments
This CT Examiner piece, “For About a Third of Households, Paying the Electric Bill is a Struggle,” is one of the most thorough and thought...
Operation Fuel Earns Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar/Candid20210508232116

Operation Fuel Earns Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar/Candid

DanaMay 8, 20210 comments
For the second year in a row, Operation Fuel has earned the highest level of distinction from GuideStar/Candid: the Platinum Seal of Transparency. We ...
Video: What You Need to Apply Online for Utility & Energy Help20210311013059

Video: What You Need to Apply Online for Utility & Energy Help

DanaMarch 11, 20210 comments
If you or anyone you know is struggling with paying utility bills and energy costs, please click here to apply online or call 2-1-1. Before you apply,...
Charity Navigator Places Operation Fuel in Top 16% of US Non-Profits20210109213633

Charity Navigator Places Operation Fuel in Top 16% of US Non-Profits

DanaJanuary 9, 20210 comments
We are incredibly honored that Operation Fuel has earned a new top-rated designation from Charity Navigator, the largest and most utilized charity eva...
Operation Fuel in the News20210107185117

Operation Fuel in the News

DanaJanuary 7, 20210 comments
WFSB Better Connecticut: Operation Fuel Helping Local Families Posted: February 22, 2021 Click here for an in-depth look at Operation Fuel’s app...