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.
Con Edison Proposes Solar Panels For NYCHA Housing DevelopmentsSome 350 NYCHA households would get access to solar power for a discounted price as part of the project, dubbed "Community Power."
Family Credits Con Edison Smart Meter For Saving Their HomeThe meter detected an issue with the feeder wire into a box known as a meter pan. The wire was loose and burnt; information sent to Con Edison who dispatched an emergency work crew to the home.
Power Problems Down Thanks To New Technology, Con Edison SaysVinny Bell's Queens auto body shop uses a lot of power. For years he says they've dealt with troublesome and costly outages, but not this year.
Exclusive: Maspeth Business Owners Say They’re Sick Of Persistent Power ProblemsBusinesses at 48th Street and 55th Avenue were left without power and patience for more than five hours Wednesday.
Con Ed Customers Hit With A Jolt After Seeing Post-Nor'easter Utility BillsThe power's back and the light's are on, but it's the utility bills arriving in the mail that are providing the biggest shock.