Will Our Pandemic Summer See More Blackouts?
Some energy experts say that could cause brownouts or blackouts if Con Edison isn’t prepared.
Jul 15, 2020 2:03 PM
'They Dragged Their Feet': Con Ed's Plan For Heat Waves Is Years Behind Schedule
'You can think about a heat wave as an invisible Hurricane Sandy, meaning that they both push the power grid to its limits.'
Updated: Jul 29, 2019 11:12 AM
Venezuelan Immigrants In NYC Scramble To Send Aid Home During National Turmoil
A week after the blackouts in Venezuela, chaos and confusion are still rampant.
Updated: Mar 15, 2019 1:58 PM
[UPDATE] Today The Internet Roars: Protests, Blackouts Against SOPA
20,000-strong NY Tech Meetup group has organized a protest today between 12:30 and 2 p.m. in front of the offices of Senators Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand—both supporters of the legislation.
Updated: Jan 18, 2012 5:04 PM
Con Ed Brownouts Have Spread Across The Entire City
Con Ed clocked the highest strain on our power grid ever (13,182 megawatts earlier this afternoon) which has brought along with it brownouts and a few straight up power outages across town.
Updated: Jul 22, 2011 7:13 PM
Heat Wave Wanes, Just Gets Muggy With It
While this week's dag nasty heat wave forced many New Yorkers to
Updated: Jul 8, 2010 11:05 AM
Arts & Entertainment
Flashback: Blackouts of the Past
As noted in our newsletter today, 32 years ago tonight, at 8:37
Updated: Jul 13, 2009 5:58 PM
Former Con Ed Head Charles F. Luce Dies at 90
Charles F. Luce, who was Con Ed's chairman and chief executive between
Updated: Mar 7, 2008 6:33 AM
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