City Council Questions Con Ed About What Caused 'Astoria Borealis'A malfunction at a Con Ed substation in Queens created an arc flash of blue light that could be seen for miles.
Con Ed Unveils $100 Million Plan To Keep Power On This WinterThis past march, a series of storms resulted in power outages for thousands of Westchester County customers.
Con Ed, NYSEG: We Will Respond Better To Storms This WinterEarlier this year, storms left families without power for more than a week. So utilities that service homes in Westchester County are already planning for winter, with new plans to keep the power on.
Manhole Fire Halts Traffic On Upper West SideCrews arrived just before 10 a.m. to find smoke pouring from the manhole at the intersection of Broadway and W. 64th Street.
Westchester Legislators Meet With Reps From Con Ed And NYSEGRecent nor'easters left tens of thousands of customers in the dark for days, some for more than a week.
Con Edison Offers To Reimburse Customers For Spoiled Food, MedicationsCon Edison is offering some relief to customers who lost power during the back-to-back nor’easters that slammed the Tri-State Area.
Puerto Ricans Prepare To Spend Thanksgiving In NYC, While Local Workers Help Island RebuildHundreds of New Yorkers will spend the holiday helping Puerto Rico, including dozens of Con Ed workers toiling 16 hours a day to restore power.
Cuomo Tours Subway Power System, Orders Modernization Within One YearGov. Andrew Cuomo went underground Wednesday for a top-to-bottom view of the dilapidated Metropolitan Transportation Authority subway power system.
4 Workers Rescued After Being Trapped In Elevator 200 Feet Below The Surface At Brooklyn Con Ed PlantFirefighters were called to the Hudson Avenue plant at around 7:40 a.m. to rescue the workers.
Meter Mix-Up Leaves Woman Paying Big Con Ed Bill For Upstairs Neighbor's ApartmentA Con Edison billing mistake cost a Brooklyn woman thousands of dollars over several years, and no one can explain how it happened.
Gas Leak Prompts Evacuation Of Several Buildings In Ozone ParkThe incident began at 7:45 a.m. when an odor of gas was reported at 118th Street and Liberty Avenue in Ozone Park.
As Temperatures Rise, Tri-State Area Utilities Urge Customers To Conserve EnergyUtilities across the Tri-State area are assuring customers they're ready for what could be the start of the first heat wave of the summer.