Orange and Rockland Utilities

Air Conditioner (credit: CBS 2)

Utilities Starting To Worry About Power Demand, Urge Conservation

Air conditioners have been working overtime this week to keep homes cool during the Tri-State Area’s latest blistering heat wave, but all that power is putting major stress on the grid.

07/17/2013

Flames shoot from the site of a gas main break in Nyack. (credit: CBS 2)

Nyack Gas Main Break Leaves Hundreds Without Gas Service

Electrical power was eventually restored to nearly 2,500 customers, but about 480 were expected to be without gas service for several days.

06/21/2012

Power crews on Route 9 in Ossining (credit: Terry Sheridan/1010 WINS)

Thousands Lose Power After Storms Slam Tri-State Area

Thousands of people were left without power Saturday after storms slammed parts of the Tri-state area Friday night, knocking down trees and power lines.

07/30/2011