Rate Hikes Approved For CL&P, United Illuminating CustomersThe state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority announced Monday its approval of higher standard service rates proposed by Connecticut Light & Power and United Illuminating.
Malloy: Sandy Response Better Than Irene, Halloween StormMalloy credits, in large part, the drills held over the summer for the response to Sandy.
CL&P Pledges Restoration By Tues. As Napolitano Tours Sandy Damage In ConnecticutBill Quinlan, senior vice president for Connecticut Light & Power, told reporters on Thursday he would not be more specific because of the extent of damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.
Four Connecticut Counties Declared Disaster Areas As Outages ReducedGov. Dan Malloy says four Connecticut counties that include the state's battered shoreline have been declared disaster areas by the federal government.
Gov. Malloy: All State Employees Should Return To Work Wednesday The governor said Superstorm Sandy is over and the state has now begun the process of assessing damage and getting lives back to normal.
Conn. Governor Malloy Issues 'Katrina-Like Warning' To Residents Who Defied Evacuation OrdersAt a news conference, Malloy urged anyone trapped in their home by water to move to the highest point possible. That includes the roof for those in single-floor homes, Malloy said.
Connecticut Officials Prepare For 'Catastrophic' Weather EventGov. Malloy has again urged shoreline residents to heed his evacuation order. He declared a state of emergency on Saturday. Malloy said Sandy is forecast to cause more flooding damage than the state saw in the devastating hurricane of 1938.
Conn. A.G. Wants Utilities To Pay For Failed Response To Irene, Halloween StormConnecticut's Attorney General wants the state's two major utilities to pay for what he called a failure to plan for and adequately respond to last year's major storms.
Connecticut 'Two Storm Panel' Begins Announcing RecommendationsThe 'Two Storm Panel' is still investigating how to avoid a repeat of what happened after Tropical Storm Irene and the freak October snowstorm.
CL&P CEO Jeff Butler Resigns Amid Post-Storm CriticismNortheast Utilities says Jeff Butler has resigned as president and chief operating officer of Connecticut Light & Power, which has come under fire for its handling of power outages after last month's snowstorm.
Connecticut Storm Response Panel Meeting To Discuss CL&P’s Response To Irene, Snowstorm The panel created to investigate the response to both Tropical Storm Irene and the freak October snowstorm meets today in Connecticut.
Obama Declares Major Disaster In Five Conn. Counties; Many Residents Still In The DarkThe federal funding will be available to state and local governments and some nonprofits for emergency work and repair in five Connecticut counties. They include Fairfield, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven and New London.
Thousands Still Remain Without Power In Conn. Five Days After IreneMore than 170,000 customers of Connecticut electricity providers remain without power after Tropical Storm Irene and frustrated residents and business owners are pressing the utility companies for answers.
Trains Now Moving, But Power Still Out In Parts Of ConnecticutAt the Branchville train station in Ridgefield, a sound was heard this morning that hadn't been heard since Saturday - a train's horn.
Connecticut Still A Mess After Irene; More Than 350K Without PowerAbout 370,000 utility customers in Connecticut remain without power, several days after Tropical Storm Irene blew through the Nutmeg State.