Larson Applauds $3 Million Energy Storage Project at UTRC
Hartford, CT – Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) applauded the recent announcement from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) for a $3 million project at the United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) in East Hartford. The project will work to develop energy storage to strengthen the electric grid.
“UTRC is on the cutting edge of advanced manufacturing and energy," said Larson. "They continue to make advances that both ensure the United States remains the global leader in innovation and provide good, stable jobs right here in Connecticut. This project award will allow them to continue to expand their innovative efforts and allow our region to have access to reliable and affordable energy sources.”