Gov. Cuomo Takes Steps To Hold Utility Companies Accountable For Storm ResponseThe governor said it comes in response to widespread failures to prepare and respond to frequent and extreme weather events, like Tropical Storm Isaias.
Con Ed, Orange & Rockland Fined $10.75M For 2018 Storm ResponseThe $10.75 million joint settlement relates to back-to-back winter storms that hammered the area in March 2018.
Coronavirus Update: New York Postpones Utility Rate HikesGov. Andrew Cuomo said the move will “provide relief to families and businesses affected by COVID-19.”
National Grid Gas Nightmare: CBS2 Demands Answers From Gov. Cuomo After Desperate Family Left With No GasThe utility is refusing service to thousands of customers, claiming a gas shortage, but even the company's own workers say it's all politics.
Heavy Rain, High Winds Cause Road Closures, Power Outages Across Tri-State AreaA powerful storm passed through the Tri-State Area on Friday, bringing heavy rain and high winds.
City Homeowners To See Lowest Water Rate Increase In 9 YearsHomeowners in New York City will soon see the lowest water rate increase in 9 years.
Utilities Starting To Worry About Power Demand, Urge ConservationAir conditioners have been working overtime this week to keep homes cool during the Tri-State Area's latest blistering heat wave, but all that power is putting major stress on the grid.
Grandstanding A Concern As Connecticut Lawmakers Prepare For Hearing On Utilities And Hurricane IreneHow many lawmakers might be interested in speech time before the cameras while an objective review of the utilities' response to Hurricane Irene is shoved to the sidelines?
Bloomberg Rails Against Government's Attempted 'Power' PlayIn a stunning move, the federal government granted a windfall $1.5 billion increase to the companies that produce electricity, sending bills soaring for the next three summers.
Connecticut Utilities Brace For More Winter WeatherConnecticut's two utilities are bracing for the next round of winter, an ice storm that could bring down power lines and cause outages.