N.J. Residents At Odds With Power Companies Over Rules For Tree MaintenanceThe New Jersey Public Board of Utilities is holding meetings in Trenton between power companies and environmentalists because tree maintenance rules around power lines in the state will expire in less than a year.
Malloy Announces New Microgrid System To Keep Power On In StormsThe microgrids - small versions of electricity systems that generate, distribute and regulate the flow of electricity - were among numerous recommendations to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy from a committee looking into the impacts of lengthy power outages after Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011 and a freak snowstorm two months later.
N.J. Residents Face Cold Nights With No Power, Fear What Another Storm May BringMany New Jersey residents faced yet another bone chilling night Monday as temperatures fell and power had yet to be restored to parts of the Garden State.
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.
Closter, NJ Residents Blaming New York Utility For Power Woes Some residents in Closter are accusing their power company of a snow job.
Many Long Islanders Still In The Dark Days After Irene PassesThe Long Island Power Authority said they will now be calling customers to inform them when their power will return.
Con Ed Power Demand Topples 2006 Record; Power Outages ContinueThe sun may be down, but the heat is still on and it's taking a toll on the power grid. It's a problem that could last into the weekend.
Connecticut Residents Get Break On Electricity BillsLower natural gas prices are helping to reduce electricity bills, and Connecticut consumers are getting another break.
Report: Solar Panels Suitable On 2/3 Of All NYC RooftopsA new highly interactive map shows that two-thirds of New York City's rooftops are suitable for solar panels.
Connecticut Residents Brace For Higher Electric RatesJust as everyone is turning on their air conditioners comes word that natural gas prices may push up the wholesale cost of electricity by 22 percent.
Woman Dies After Brooklyn Apartment FireAuthorities said a 53-year-old woman whose Brooklyn apartment had no electricity was killed when a fire swept through her candlelit home.