The electric bill is too damn high: Here’s why and what you can do about it
Switching away from Con Edison may not be your best option.
Feb 19, 8:00 AM
After New Yorkers see sudden price increase, Gov. Kathy Hochul urges Con Ed to reform itself
Some city residents have seen their Con Ed bill double or even triple as compared to the previous month.
Feb 13, 12:59 PM
Citi Bike Sees New York City’s Power Grid As Key To Expansion
CitiBike is trying to expand its e-bike fleet with help from New York City and Con Ed.
Dec 14, 2021 6:17 PM
Hundreds of Subway Riders Evacuated After Power Surge Shut Down Service On Eight Lines
An MTA backup system for the subways didn't work properly, Governor Hochul said on Monday.
Updated: Aug 30, 2021 3:30 PM
Con Ed Says It Was Prepared For Tropical Storm That Knocked Out Power For 200K NYC Customers
"We prepared for the forecast with cushion and the weather delivered something much more destructive."
Sep 15, 2020 9:38 AM
Con Ed Could Face A Relatively Small Fine For “Wholly Inadequate” Response To Tropical Storm
"The response to tropical storm Isaias by the electric utilities was completely unacceptable."
Aug 19, 2020 4:56 PM
Con Ed: Power Might Not Be Fully Restored Until Sunday, But Here's Some Dry Ice
Tens of thousands of New Yorkers are still without power, more than 48 hours after Tropical Storm Isaias ravaged trees and power lines throughout the region.
Aug 6, 2020 5:32 PM
Con Ed Can't Handle The Heat, Asks Over 100K Queens Customers To Please Turn Off AC
Sure it's more than 90 degrees out, but maybe you can just go to a museum or a public pool or a dimly lit bar...oh, right.
Jul 21, 2020 4:13 PM
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
Here’s Why Your Con Ed Bill Just Got Higher
The Cuomo-Controlled Public Service Commission just approved a $1.2 billion rate hike over the next three years.
Jan 17, 2020 2:08 PM
Con Ed Poised To Charge New Yorkers More For All The Great Electricity Service
We're looking at a 13 percent jump in electricity, and a 25 percent jump in gas, rates over the next three years.
Dec 9, 2019 4:39 PM
'You Guys Seem Way Too Calm': City Council Unloads On Con Ed Officials For Blackouts
Councilmembers castigated the company for failing the city and for not doing enough to to hold itself accountable.
Sep 5, 2019 11:26 AM
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