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Connecticut Light & Power

Special Olympics Winter Games at Connecticut Light and Power location in Simsbury in 2014. (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

CL&P To Close Simsbury, Waterbury Locations

Connecticut Light and Power plans to close a repair and maintenance facility in Simsbury.

01/22/2015

File image of a tree and power lines on Route 10 in Simsbury.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Lawmakers Voice Support To Cap Electric Bill Fee

A group of Connecticut lawmakers say they support a proposal that would cap fixed residential charges imposed by the state’s largest electric utilities.

12/22/2014

File image of a tree and power lines on Route 10 in Simsbury.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Connecticut Regulators Approve CL&P Rate Hike

Connecticut regulators have given final approval to a rate hike for Connecticut Light & Power that will raise consumer costs by a total of roughly $100 million.

12/17/2014

Electric worker restores power (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Competitive Electric Suppliers Costing Consumers More Than $13M Monthly

New state data cements consumers complaints about the competitive electric supplier market.

03/13/2014

Electric line repairs (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Regulators Ask Utilities To Slow Tree Trimming

Connecticut regulators are asking the two largest utilities in the state to scale back their tree-trimming programs amid criticism by property owners, government officials, environmental advocates and other groups.

03/12/2014

(Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Discussion About Charging Customers Who Refuse To Allow Tree Trimming If Outages Result

A Connecticut Light & Power spokesman downplayed an executive’s comment that the utility was considering charging property owners when outages are caused by limbs falling from trees they refused to have trimmed.

03/06/2014

Connecticut Light & Power trucks get ready to help those without power in Pennsylvania and New York. (Photo by WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

CLP Utility Crews Aid NY, Pa. To Restore Power

Workers at Connecticut’s largest utility are headed to New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania to help restore power knocked out by the latest winter storm.

02/06/2014

A military Humvee drives through a flooded road caused by Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

CL&P Receives Good Marks From State Regulators

Good marks for Connecticut Light & Power in their Superstorm Sandy restoration efforts. State regulators say the company’s power restoration efforts during Superstorm Sandy were clearly improved compared to previews storms – specifically Tropical Storm […]

08/22/2013

(Robert Sullivan/AFP/Getty Images)

CL&P Seeing Fewer Outages During Storms

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 […]

02/26/2013

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

Conn. Woman Accidentally Billed For Street Lights For 25 Years

Connecticut Light & Power has reimbursed a Cheshire woman almost $10,500 after acknowledging it billed her for 25 years for the electricity used to power streetlights near her home.

08/14/2012

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