Regulators Ask Utilities To Slow Tree TrimmingConnecticut 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.
Discussion About Charging Customers Who Refuse To Allow Tree Trimming If Outages ResultA 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.
CLP Utility Crews Aid NY, Pa. To Restore PowerWorkers 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.
CL&P Receives Good Marks From State Regulators
CL&P Seeing Fewer Outages During Storms
Conn. Woman Accidentally Billed For Street Lights For 25 YearsConnecticut 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.
Power Company, Workers Deadlock Over On-Call TimeContract negotiations between Connecticut Light & Power and its workers have deadlocked in a dispute the union blames on the utility trying to avoid being caught short in a major storm.
Helicopter To String Transmission LinesConnecticut's biggest utility is using a helicopter to help string new high-voltage transmission lines for a Connecticut and Massachusetts transmission line upgrade.

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