Matt Pilon

News Editor
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Matt Pilon is news editor of the Hartford Business Journal. His core beats include health care and energy. Matt also oversees the HBJ's statewide energy quarterly, Connecticut Green Guide magazine. He has been with HBJ since 2013. Prior to that, he spent several years with HBJ's sister publication Worcester Business Journal. He has also previously reported for the Daily Hampshire Gazette in Massachusetts.

Bylines

State loan, crowdfunding boost Hartford composter

Blue Earth Composting is expanding its reach with the help of a recent economic development loan.

Report: CT health spending above average

Per-person expenditures on medical and pharmacy claims in Connecticut rose to $6,232 in 2017, up 17 percent over a five-year period, according to the...

CT sees slight uptick in solar jobs

While U.S. solar employment declined in 2018 for the second straight year, Connecticut solar jobs held stable, according to the nonprofit Solar...

E. Windsor's Bidwell Energy takes aim at utility auctions

Utility companies buy wholesale electricity and natural gas routinely, shopping for the lowest bids they can find in online auctions to help them...

At DCP, Lamont and Bysiewicz greet workers, talk a little policy

Since the election, Gov. Ned Lamont has toured a half-dozen state agencies and counting. The point is to shake hands with employees and management...

CT execs pony up for film about Willie Pep’s boxing comeback

Local business executives are ponying up cash to underwrite a Hartford-based film about Willie Pep's boxing comeback. However, more funding is needed...

Proposed $700M Killingly power plant clears key hurdle

Electric-grid operator ISO New England announced Wednesday evening that it has awarded a key contract to a proposed 650-megawatt power plant in...

Coalition wants to ban residential electricity suppliers

Consumer Counsel Elin Katz, long an opponent of competitive electricity suppliers, is calling to ban them from the residential market.

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