Con Ed said the money would be used for enhanced security, improved reliability and better customer service through an enhanced website.
CL&P has not had a rate hike in four years. The utility is asking for $231.5 million.
Long Island Power Authority customers will see a roughly 4 percent increase in their bills this month after the utility increased its power supply charge.
Aquarion Water Company has proposed a 23 percent rate hike over three years for its more than 635,000 customers.
Residents of New York City Housing Authority developments were furious this week, after their parking fees jumped in a big way.
Sen. Charles Schumer promised to fight tooth and nail a potential 12 percent New York electric bill rate hike authorized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.