Needleman: New Bill to Hold Utilities Responsible

By Norm Needleman. (Feb. 1, 2019) — This week, I announced that I’ve submitted a bill designed to hold utility companies responsible for the services they need to provide their customers, requiring them to improve responses to power outages and increase vital staffing. An Act Concerning Utility Response Times For Restoration of Electric Service and […]

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Eversource 2019: New Year – Same Old Scams

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. Eversource and Better Business Bureau offer ways to avoid becoming a victim in 2019 BERLIN, Conn. (January 28, 2019) — The New Year is in full swing and so are scams targeting utility customers across the country and right here in Connecticut. Already this year, customers in many towns around […]

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Eversource is Ready for the First Snowstorm of the Year

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (January 18, 2019) – With a powerful storm making its way across the country that is expected to bring snow, ice, sleet and freezing rain to Connecticut this weekend followed by frigid temperatures, Eversource is ready to address any storm-related power outages or damage to the electric system. The […]

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Eversource Earns National Recognition for Connecticut Multifamily Energy Efficiency Initiative

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (January 16, 2019) – Multifamily property owners across Connecticut are always looking for ways to reduce expenses, and that includes energy costs. In recognition of their efforts to help these customers better manage their energy, Eversource was recognized today by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) with […]

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Eversource Earns EEI Emergency Recovery Award for Power Restoration Efforts in Connecticut After Severe Storms

Submitted by Kristin Rudman. PALM BEACH, FL (January 10, 2019) — The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented Eversource with the association’s “Emergency Recovery Award” for its outstanding power restoration efforts after severe storms in May 2018. The Emergency Recovery Award is given to select EEI member companies to recognize their extraordinary efforts to restore power to […]

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Eversource Holiday Efficiency Tips Are Gifts That Keep on Saving

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (December 4, 2018) – As the holiday season gets into full swing, homes and neighborhoods are beginning to brighten with dazzling lighting displays. Eversource is reminding customers about effective ways to get into the holiday spirit while conserving energy, saving money and staying safe. “The holidays usher in […]

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Eversource & Other Utilities Urge Caution to Customers as Scams Rise

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. As Temperatures Dip, Scams Rise Eversource and other utilities urge caution to customers  BERLIN, Conn. (November 14, 2018) –While bracing for colder temperatures this winter season, Eversource wants its customers to look out for the seasonal increase in common utility scams. These scammers will show up at front doors or […]

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Eversource Takes to the Air to Improve Grid Reliability

Submitted by Mitch Gross. As part of an ongoing effort to strengthen the power grid and increase reliability, Eversource will be using a helicopter equipped with advanced survey gear to create high resolution, three-dimensional images of transmission line rights of way in Connecticut. Images collected during these flights are necessary to help engineer system reliability […]

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Eversource Launches Enhanced Outage Map

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. Eversource Launches Enhanced Outage Map New features will provide more detailed information for customers BERLIN, Conn. (November 20, 2018) —As part of its ongoing efforts to better meet the needs of customers, Eversource now has a new, state-of-the-art outage map that provides comprehensive information allowing customers to zero-in on details […]

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Eversource is Ready to Respond to October Nor’easter

Submitted by Tricia Modifica. Eversource is Ready to Respond to October Nor’easter Energy company shares tips to help customers prepare BERLIN, Conn. (October 26, 2018) – With a powerful nor’easter heading up the East Coast expected to impact Connecticut this weekend, Eversource is keeping a close eye on the track of the storm and is […]

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