Study Claims Microwaves Are As Bad As Cars For The EnvironmentAccording to the University of Manchester, the total number of microwaves in European Union households emit 7.7 million tons of carbon dioxide each year.
Missouri May Soon Have Solar Panels on RoadwaysThis past session Missouri lawmakers gave permission to launch the practice on a trial basis.
Officials Concerned Ice, Wind Could Lead To Widespread Power OutagesIce and wind are the biggest causes of outages, PSEG Long Island spokeswoman Elizabeth Flagler said.
NY Energy Experts Predict Lower Natural Gas, Electricity Costs This WinterNew York state regulators expect natural gas and electricity prices to be generally lower than they were last winter.
Department Of Energy Approves Line Sending Canadian Hydroelectric Power To NYCFederal energy regulators this week gave final approval for construction of a 330-mile electric transmission line, which will carry lower-cost hydroelectric power from Canada to New York City.
N.J. Residents At Odds With Power Companies Over Rules For Tree MaintenanceThe New Jersey Public Board of Utilities is holding meetings in Trenton between power companies and environmentalists because tree maintenance rules around power lines in the state will expire in less than a year.
Malloy Announces New Microgrid System To Keep Power On In StormsThe microgrids - small versions of electricity systems that generate, distribute and regulate the flow of electricity - were among numerous recommendations to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy from a committee looking into the impacts of lengthy power outages after Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011 and a freak snowstorm two months later.
N.J. Residents Face Cold Nights With No Power, Fear What Another Storm May BringMany New Jersey residents faced yet another bone chilling night Monday as temperatures fell and power had yet to be restored to parts of the Garden State.
Patience Wears Thin For Some New York Area Residents As Power Returns For OthersMore New Yorkers awoke Saturday to power being restored for the first time since Superstorm Sandy pummeled the region, but patience was wearing thin among those who have been without power for most of the week.
Closter, NJ Residents Blaming New York Utility For Power Woes Some residents in Closter are accusing their power company of a snow job.
Many Long Islanders Still In The Dark Days After Irene PassesThe Long Island Power Authority said they will now be calling customers to inform them when their power will return.
Con Ed Power Demand Topples 2006 Record; Power Outages ContinueThe sun may be down, but the heat is still on and it's taking a toll on the power grid. It's a problem that could last into the weekend.