HOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) _ New England’s electric grid operator says consumers can expect to have enough electricity to run their heating systems this winter. But ISO-New England said Wednesday that the region’s increased reliance on […]
The state has announced the first nine sites for the installation of small power stations that will keep electricity running during and immediately after major storms.
ISO-New England says there is adequate power supply to meet the region’s power needs during this extended heat wave. Just the same, the manager of the power grid is asking consumers to voluntarily conserve. Suppplies […]
A storm dumped more than a foot of snow in parts of Connecticut, knocking out power to thousands and making a difficult commute for a second straight day.
Strong winds and rain which battered Connecticut overnight brought down trees, cutting power and closing roads.
The operator of the region’s power grid, ISO New England, uses historical data to project demand on any given day. This is also true for holidays and high-profile sporting events like this weekend’s Super Bowl […]
For decades, conventional wisdom has held that when it comes to electric utilities, bigger is better. But after the widely criticized response to two major storms last year, Connecticut is exploring whether small, municipal utilities should take on more of the work done by investor-owned companies.
The United Illuminating Co. is surveying customers to find out what they thought of the utility’s work restoring power during and after Superstorm Sandy.
A nor’easter is bringing Connecticut its first snowfall of the season along with strong gusty winds only days after Superstorm Sandy knocked out power to hundreds of thousands.
Connecticut utility companies say all polling places in the state will have power on Election Day on Tuesday, although some might be running on generator power.