utility companies

Connecticut Could Become First State To Ban Variable-Rate Utility ContractsConsumers are often tempted to opt for variable rates with electric utility companies, hoping to lower their bills.
Sandy Ineptitude Catches Up With LIPA At Moreland Commission HearingOfficials slammed the Long Island Power Authority Tuesday for its performance in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, in a hearing by a commission exploring how those utilities might be restructured.
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.