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Westchester to ask for more time before Con Edison starts natural...

County Executive George Latimer said that the county would request the state Public Service Commission delay Con Edison’s plan to stop accepting natural gas connections from new customers after March 15.

Con Edison seeks gas and electric rate increases in Westchester, NYC

With the increase, the bill for a residential consumer in Westchester using 300 kilowatt hours would rise $6.10, to an average of $114 per month.

Con Edison ban on new gas hookups ignites fear of economic...

Plans by Con Edison for a moratorium on new natural gas connections in Westchester County has raised concern among public officials who fear that...

Con Ed provides $20,000 grant to Westchester Parks Foundation

Part of that money was used for a new informational kiosk at Sprain Ridge Park in Yonkers. Con Edison has funded six new informational kiosks at county parks.

March winter storms: Con Edison defends performance, acknowledges communication issues

Winter Storms Riley and Quinn caused the second most outages in the company's history, behind only Hurricane Sandy. Con Edison was criticized along with other regional utilities for its response.

Liberty Power agrees to refund customers for unscrupulous tactics

Liberty’s rates were lower, buyers were assured, but in many instances customers ended up with higher bills.

Schumer calls for federal investigation of area power outages

“We are going to force our utilities to change," Schumer said.

Con Edison’s John McAvoy rejects resignation calls, blames recovery delays on...

McAvoy admitted that the utility's robocall and internet information systems provided incorrect information to customers during and after the storms and said they were addressing the issues which had been exposed.

Calling all park users

Be sure to bring your smartphone when you explore Westchester’s parks, but don’t forget to install the free Westchester County Parks Pocket Ranger app.

Women in Tech honorees encourage mentoring, taking chances

The event, hosted at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, highlighted four women in leadership roles in STEM sectors — science, technology, engineering and math.

Con Ed launches clean energy holding company

The company is composed of three separate Con Edison entities: Con Edison Solutions, Con Edison Development and Con Edison Energy.

Indian Point Unit 2 reactor shut down to repair river water...

Indian Point Energy Center's Unit 2 reactor was shut down Friday morning to complete weld repairs to a pipe that was leaking river water...

Utilities, large solar developers offer net metering compromise

The proposal is one of several on how to value solar power.

Canada-to-NYC power line receives environmental approval

The Department of Energy approves a 330-mile-long line that will bring hydro and wind energy from the Canadian border to Queens – and through the Hudson Valley.

Con Edison to buy demand response system from Alstom

Consolidated Edison Inc. will buy a system from French multinational corporation Alstom to help manage energy supply and demand.