Report: Residents Of East Village Building Told Gas Was Being Turned Off Prior To ExplosionTenants in an East Village building that exploded may have been told not to tell Consolidated Edison inspectors they had gas service.
Con Edison Reaches Agreement With Cuomo To Freeze RatesConsolidated Edison has agreed to freeze its base electricity rates for two years and gas and steam rates for three years, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.
Court Rules Negligence Didn't Cause World Trade Center 7 To Fall On 9/11The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said it was "simply incompatible with common sense and experience to hold that defendants were required to design and construct a building that would survive the events of September 11, 2001.''
Frustration To End Monday For Metro-North New Haven Line CommutersFor the first time since it lost power nearly two weeks ago, the line will run at full capacity Monday.
Slight Relief Coming For Metro-North New Haven Line RidersThe Metro-North Railroad on Sunday announced that some slight service improvements are on the horizon for New Haven Line for the start of the work week Monday.
Con Ed Urges Lower Manhattan Customers To Conserve PowerCon Edison has urged customers who recently got their power back in Lower Manhattan to conserve energy while crews work to reinforce underground systems.
Where To Get Ice In Aftermath Of SandyCon Edison and Orange & Rockland Utilities said they will distribute both dry and wet ice at various locations to customers without power due to superstorm Sandy.
Con Ed Says 'Vast Majority' Will Have Power Restored By Next Weekend, Nov. 10-11The effort to restore power to those impacted by megastorm Sandy will apparently take longer than initially hoped.
Negotiations Between Con Ed, Union Enter Third WeekTalks between Consolidated Edison and its largest union ended Monday night with no agreement three weeks after negotiations began.
Unionized Workers With Con Ed Being Locked Out After Contract Negotiations FailUnion spokesman John Melia said that negotiations between the power company and Local 1-2 of the Utility Workers of America lasted just over 10 days. The contract expired at midnight on Saturday.
Con Ed Wants $1.7M From Park 51 Developer After New AppraisalCon Edison, which has been leasing the western half of the 51 Park Place building to the developer, is demanding $1.7 million from the developer after a new appraisal boosted rent to $47,000 a month from $2,700.
NYC Begins Clean-Up Of 'Not Enormous' Damage From Tropical Storm Irene"We are seeing some very serious consequences of the storm, including flooding and downed trees and power outages," Bloomberg said Sunday.