Connecticut Light and Power

Senator Richard Blumenthal (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Leaders To Turn Thumbs Down On Proposed Rate Increase

Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A group decrying a proposed rate increase by Connecticut Light and Power gathers at the state Capitol this afternoon. The utility has requested to raise its fixed charge, the amount paid […]

10/06/2014

Senator  Richard Blumenthal.

Blumenthal: Rate Hike Request “Unfair”

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Senator Richard Blumenthal has fired off a letter to PURA, the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority, voicing concerns about a rate hike request by Connecticut Light and Power. Blumenthal calls CL&P’s request […]

08/26/2014

(Ross Land/Getty Images Sport)

Natural Gas Prices Blamed For Higher Electricity Rates

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Electric rates in Connecticut are rising. State regulators approved an 8 percent increase in electric generation rates for Connecticut Light & Power residential customers who do not get their electricity from […]

05/28/2014

Lightning (Ethan Miller/Getty Images News)

Storms Cut Power

Severe thunderstorms in portions of western Connecticut have taken down trees and power lines.Thousands of Connecticut Light and Power customers lost electricity Tuesday night.

05/27/2014

File photo of a street light. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

CL&P Seeks Rate Increase

Connecticut Light and Power says it will seek a 5.9 percent rate increase from state regulators as it works to replace aging infrastructure and improve reliability.

05/09/2014

plainfield map

Biomass Plant Running In Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A $225 million biomass energy plant in Plainfield has begun operating 10 years after planning began and is producing enough electricity to power the equivalent of 37,000 homes. The Bulletin of […]

01/07/2014

(WTIC Photo)

NB Police: Watch Out For CL&P Phone Scam

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ New Britain police are warning of telephone scams targeting Latino residents. Police said Friday it’s received numerous complaints in the last month about a scam by callers speaking Spanish and […]

11/29/2013

clp-CAROUSEL

Officials to Kick Off 2-Day Emergency Drill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State and local officials will be working with utility companies during a two-day, statewide emergency drill aimed at preparing for a major ice storm. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will kick off […]

06/20/2013

Street Flooding (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

State Mops Up After Andrea

There were no serious problems reported as a result of our most recent bout with Mother Nature. Storm Andrea dropped the predicted two-to-four inches of rain. There were some problems on highways Friday evening as […]

06/08/2013

CL&P Emergency Operations Center

CL&P Says It’s Ready For Peak Demand Season

With the first hot spell of the summer season expected for later this week, Connecticut Light and Power is announcing preparations to meet power demand this summer. CL&P Vice President of Energy and Delivery Services […]

05/29/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 845 other followers