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  • August 31, 2011-Electricity! When Do We Want It? Now!

    August 31, 2011-Electricity! When Do We Want It? Now!
    We still don't have power on South Main Street in Middletown. Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know, it was a big storm. Historical, right? I was in it. I heard on the radio this morning that CL&P admits that it does not have even as many linemen as it did when Hurricane Gloria struck in 1985. That's really swell. That explains a lot.
  • September 1, 2011-FEMA@GOP HDQTRS

    September 1, 2011-FEMA@GOP HDQTRS
    I knew it! I knew this would happen. Tuesday afternoon, I drew a cartoon about CL&P not getting power restored in a timely fashion, and Presto! We have power at my house as of Tuesday night at 7:30PM.   It's the same principle I use when it's been...

    Wireless electricity: The wave of the future?

    Dan Rodricks's commentary "Big fix: Buried power lines, anyone?" (Sept. 4) offered a creative idea to improve America's infrastructure. But something more radical is needed. Flooding or other environmental problems could still disturb buried power lines....

    September 25, 2011: Can I Get a Witness

    September 25, 2011: Can I Get a Witness
    The state legislature is holding hearings on Connecticut Light & Power's response to Hurricane Irene. Right now they're talking to municipal leaders, but on Monday, citizens will get their shot.   For the first time in history, the state will allow...


    Lightning Jean Echenoz, translated from the French by Linda Coverdale New Press: 142 pp., $19.95 Gregor, Echenoz's character based on the life of Nikola Tesla, the eccentric Serbian inventor, is born as a bolt of lightning sets the surrounding forest...