Kevin Burke

Con Edison Linemen install a "smart switch" on Vanderburgh Avenue in Larchmont, N.Y. - June 14, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Con Edison Begins Installing ‘Smart Switches’ In Westchester

Utility companies can’t always stop trees from coming down, but Con Edison is trying to reduce the number of people who lose power when trees do come down.


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Con Ed Chief Returns Bonus Day After Cuomo Calls For Investigation

Chairman and CEO Kevin Burke said he was returning the $314,000 bonus he was awarded.


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Con Ed To Seek Rate Increase Despite Criticism Of Post-Sandy Response

CEO Kevin Burke said despite the long-winded and widespread outages due to the double-punch of Sandy and the nor’easter, the company will still go ahead with a petition to the Public Service Commission to raise rates.


Con Ed CEO Kevin Burke

Con Ed CEO Admits To CBS 2: ‘We Didn’t Know The Answers’

The snow, on top of destruction already caused by Superstorm Sandy, left residents who thought they found some relief back at square one. Can you imagine losing your power … again?!