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.
Lawmakers Demand Investigation After Brooklyn Prisoners Left Without Lights, HeatVisiting hours were supposed to resume Monday, but were cancelled while authorities investigate a credible bomb threat.
Con Edison Proposes Stiff Rate Hikes For Gas, Electricity Customers In New YorkUnder the plan the average bill for most natural gas customers would rise almost 11 percent. The average electric bill for most residential customers would increase by almost six percent.
Manhole Fire In Queens Knocks Out Power For HundredsCon Edison said about 50 people were forced out of their apartments on what was a frigid Monday night and roughly 560 customers from at least two buildings were left in the dark.
Officials Worry Con Ed Moratorium On New Gas Lines Puts Chill On DevelopmentCon Edison has put a moratorium on new gas lines, a move some say is stifling growth amid a building boom in Westchester County.
Cuomo, De Blasio, Con Ed All Looking To Avoid Repeat Of Past Snowstorm BlundersMayor de Blasio cancelled an out of town trip and the governor has vowed to work all weekend.
Con Edison Working To Restore Power Following Manhole Fire In BrooklynCrews were called around 10 p.m. Sunday to Grand Avenue between Park and Myrtle avenues in Clinton Hill.
'Astoria Borealis' Dazzles Bright Blue Night Sky After Electrical ExplosionLaGuardia Airport resumed operations overnight after an electrical emergency at a Con Edison substation in Queens lit the night sky.
LaGuardia Temporarily Shuttered As Con Edison Transformer Explosion In Queens Lights Sky, Social Media AblazeThe NYPD says a transformer exploded at Con Edison's facility in Astoria shortly after 9 p.m.
Exclusive: Con Edison Rolls Out Smart Natural Gas Detectors In Parts Of Southern Westchester, ManhattanIt's a test of new technology that could save lives and property. A unit about the size of an E-ZPass tag that hangs in your basement and sniffs for danger.
Bronx Manhole Explosion Injures 5 PeopleThe FDNY says it blew up while underneath a parked car, sending debris flying nearby.
Con Edison: Scammers Trying To Steal Money Via Bitcoin SchemeScammers are reportedly posing as company employees, calling customers, and threaten to disconnect the power unless a payment is made immediately using Bitcoin.