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Eversource President and CEO Joe Nolan said the company has "solidified our standing as one of the nation’s most sustainable utilities."
If approved, the deal would direct $65 million in Eversource funds to be immediately returned to customers in the form of two credits on their December and January bills.
"We all need to be at the planning table together," said Brenda Watson of Operation Fuel.
The work is located in the southeastern area of the towns near the Connecticut border.
Bill credits for affected customers have been in the process of being applied to monthly electric bills since mid-2020, and will continue through the rest of 2021.
In addition, United Illuminating has been assessed a $2.1 million penalty.
“Eversource failed and must regain our trust,” declared Attorney General William Tong.
Over the last 10 years, Bridgeport-based Aquarion has integrated over 70 water systems into its operations.
The company will also spend $63.94 million to improve its planning for and response to future severe weather events.
"Eversource, the ball is in your court now," said Attorney General William Tong.
PURA has neither extended the expired moratorium nor declared it officially terminated.
New York was cited for high housing costs and low health insurance expenses.
“Utility companies provide a critical service that can quite literally mean life or death in certain situations, and ratepayers deserve a level of respect that puts them above profits,” the governor said.