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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.

One year in, Westchester Power pushes a new era of clean...

Helping push Westchester’s power supply toward increased use of renewable, locally produced energy is the next part of the mission for Westchester Power.

Utilities, large solar developers offer net metering compromise

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

Utilities in appeals court over electric capacity zone

Three electricity providers head to federal appeals court, looking to terminate a pricing plan that increased Hudson Valley power rates by 6 to 10 percent.

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.

New energy zone won’t be halted, but court battle rages on

A U.S. appeals court decides not to delay the rollout of a new pricing plan that would increase electric rates, but a legal challenge to the plan continues.

Cuomo’s REV plan looks to reduce energy use

A new program from the Public Service Commission is identifying ways to change the way electricity is used, bought and sold.

Con Edison utility rate freeze pending approval

An agreement to freeze Con Edison residential customers' utility rates for the next two to three years is pending approval.

State targets $165M for Green Bank launch

The governor's projected $1 billion Green Bank initiative is expected to spur private investment in clean energy markets.

Verengo Solar expands to White Plains

Verengo Solar, a California-based solar installer, announced last week that it is expanding into New York in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s New York Sun Initiative, setting up an office in White Plains.

Energy advocates urge increase in net metering allowance

Through net metering, homeowners and businesses are able to sell any excess electricity they generate back to the state’s major investor-owned utilities, usually in exchange for a credit on their electric bill.