Westchester First Responders Getting Hands-On Training From Con Ed On Natural Gas EmergenciesAs winter approaches and natural gas use soars, first responders in Westchester County will be better equipped to handle gas emergencies. Everything from simple leaks to full-blown fires.
Power Restored To Over 1,000 Con Edison Customers In QueensAccording to officials with New York City's emergency management team, residents in at least five zip codes within the Hollis section of the borough were left in the dark Friday night.
Crews Battle Manhole Fire In BrooklynFirefighters responded to Linden Boulevard and Troy Avenue in East Flatbush around 3 a.m.
NYC Blackout: Con Ed Tracks Down Root Cause Of Weeknd Power OutageCon Ed had said the lights went out July 13 because of a problem at its 65th Street substation.
New York Weather: Heat Wave, Thunderstorm Pack One-Two Punch For Con Ed CustomersMany lost power during Sunday’s heat wave. Others had theirs knocked out by Monday’s storms.
NYC Heat Wave: Con Ed Under Fire After Cutting Power To Some Brooklyn NeighborhoodsCrews have been working around the clock to bring customers back online. Meanwhile, thousands of residents spent the sweltering night in the dark.
Demanding Answers: CBS2 Grills Con Edison Over This Past Weekend's Crippling Power OutagesState officials have vowed to subject the utility to a strenuous investigation of why it intentionally threw the switch that left tens of thousands without power in the middle of a heat wave.
NYC Heat Wave: Thousands Still Without Power After Saturday's OutageThousands of people in Queens, Brooklyn and on Long Island were without power Sunday night as the heat wave that hit the Tri-State Area finished up its third day.
NYC Heat Wave: Thousands Affected By Power Outages Around Queens, Long Island, Other AreasAccording to PSEG Long Island, over 9,000 customers lost power Saturday afternoon in Far Rockaway, Queens and on Long Island.
NYC Heat Wave: Con Edison Promises 'Safe, Reliable' Service Over WeekendWith record high temperatures predicted for this weekend, Con Ed activated its command center and brought in an extra 4,000 people on 12-hour shifts.
NYC Heat Wave: Con Edison Under Pressure To Keep Lights On, Preparing For Record Power Demand This WeekendThe utility monopoly has been coping with a wave of sporadic problems since Saturday night's blackout on Manhattan's west side.
Astoria Residents Cope With Power Outage After Last Night's StormSome people in Queens have been without power since last night.
Another Power Outage Hits Staten Island, Thousands Of Con Ed Customers Affected For Second Straight DayCon Edison reports that about 3,800 customers were without power as of 7:30 p.m. Most of the affected residents are in the New Dorp section of the borough.
Power Restored On Staten Island After Outage Leaves Thousands In The DarkCouncilman Steven Matteo said a smoking circuit breaker caused the outage.
NYC Blackout: Mayor De Blasio Takes Heat For Being On Presidential Campaign Trail During BlackoutDe Blasio is trying to shrug it off, but many New Yorkers are not ready to let him off the hook.