Latest Articles Tagged "power outage"
A new study examines the nation’s aging energy infrastructure and how climate change will impact power generation. For the Northeast, flooding is a serious concern because plants are located near water.
Hundreds of riders were stranded on trains when power was lost on all the number lines and the L.
An MTA backup system for the subways didn't work properly, Governor Hochul said on Monday.
A circuit breaker knocked out power to the woman's building.
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.
Some communities have been told it will be days before power returns.
For more than two hours, Con Ed president Tim Cawley was grilled by angry New York State lawmakers demanding to why the blackouts happened and what his company is doing to prevent outages in the future.
Relays are used to trigger circuit breakers in electrical substations, if there's too much current, and help the system from being overloaded.
A growing coalition of New Yorkers are making the case that the best successor to Con Ed is neither a private company nor a collection of them, but the public itself.