File photo of a lightning strike. (credit: HENDRIK SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Storm Causes Damage In Southern Connecticut

A fast-moving storm knocked out power to more than 50,000 homes and businesses in Southern Connecticut this afternoon.


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.


Some residents are still without power.  (credit: Randy Risling/Getty Images)

A Week After Ice Storm, Outages Linger In Maine

More than 4,000 Maine residents are still without power a week after an ice storm hit parts of northern New England and utility officials say Sunday’s snowstorm could cause more outages.


Nor'easter ( Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Storm Credit Deadline Approaches

C L & P customers have until Tuesday to apply


Nor'easter ( Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Utility Calls Reached Half-Million A Day During Storm

As Connecticut first began digging out from a major October snowstorm, its largest electric utility fielded as many as a half-million calls per day from customers who were angry and frustrated over widespread power outages.