Power Line

Power Lines (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Department Of Energy Approves Line Sending Canadian Hydroelectric Power To NYC

Federal 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.


PSE&G supervisor explains the power outage (credit: CBS 2)

Utility Crews Work To Restore Power In Elizabeth

“I have a tree that brought down the power lines which caused this pole behind us to break and snap in three spots. We’re bringing crews out here now to repair both locations,” a PSE&G supervisor said.


Bank of America brach at 300 Merrick Road (Photo/Google Street View)

Window Washers Recovering After Shock In N.Y.

The accident happened at the Bank of America on Merrick Road in Lynbrook.


Bank of America brach at 300 Merrick Road (Photo/Google Street View)

L.I. Window Washers Injured After Electric Shock

According to detectives, two men were preparing to wash windows at a Bank of America branch in Lynbrook using a 40-foot washing pole when a gust of wind blew the pole into a power line.