Connecticut Light and Power
(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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
By STEPHEN SINGER Associated Press BERLIN, Conn. (AP) _ In the nearly 18 months since a tropical storm and freak October nor’easter wreaked havoc on Connecticut’s electrical system, the state’s biggest utility has been strengthening […]