CL&P Customers Could See Rate Hike As Infrastructure Project ContinuesCL&P has not had a rate hike in four years. The utility is asking for $231.5 million.
Report: Greenwich Officials Probe CL&P On Possibility Of Underground Power LinesMitch Gross, a spokesman for the utility, said it's reviewing the four locations to determine if reliability would be improved. He says burying cables would require much more than digging a trench.
About 1.5 Million Still Without Power In New York Metro AreaA total of about 1.5 million power customers in the Tri-State area remained without power Sunday night, as relief and recovery efforts from Superstorm Sandy continued.
Millions Of Tri-State Customers Remain Without Power Following Superstorm SandyMore than 4 million customers served by Con Edison, LIPA, PSEG, JCP&L, Connecticut Light and Power, Orange & Rockland, and NYSEG were without power as of late Tuesday night.
Millions Without Power; Con Ed Cuts Service To 6,500s Superstorm Sandy raged, nearly 2.7 million customers in the New York City metro area were without power Monday night – a number nearly equivalent to the entire population of the city of Chicago.
Connecticut Officials Prepare For 'Catastrophic' Weather EventGov. Malloy has again urged shoreline residents to heed his evacuation order. He declared a state of emergency on Saturday. Malloy said Sandy is forecast to cause more flooding damage than the state saw in the devastating hurricane of 1938.
Credit Deadline Approaching For Connecticut Utility Customers Who Lost Power In October StormCustomers of Connecticut Light & Power, the state's largest electric utility, are running out of time to apply for a credit to help compensate them for lengthy power outages following the freak October snowstorm.
Conn. Residents Could Expect Power Rate Hike After Rare October Storm Leaves Many In The DarkThe nearly 900,000 residents without power may be facing power hikes after utility agency Connecticut Light and Power said they expect the price tag for fixing the outages to be around $100 million.
CL&P Now Hopes To Restore Power To All By Wednesday"Many have been cold and many more have been inconvenienced," Gov. Dan Malloy said. "This should not have happened and my job is to find out why it did and to make sure it does not happen again."
States Of Emergency Declared As Rare October Winter Storm Slams Tri-StateSnow started falling late Saturday morning in parts of the Tri-state area, including in New York City and New Jersey as part of a storm that could dump anywhere from a dusting to up to 10 inches of snow throughout the region.
Over 2 Million Customers Without Power As Irene Slams Tri-StateA Con Edison official said it shouldn't take past Tuesday evening to restore power to the vast majority of its customers who lost it in Tropical Storm Irene.
Thousands Lose Power After Storms Slam Tri-State AreaThousands of people were left without power Saturday after storms slammed parts of the Tri-state area Friday night, knocking down trees and power lines.