| Aug 27, 2011
| 12:44 PM
Con Edison is monitoring electric, gas & steam for outages, and issued the following press release:
As Hurricane Irene approaches New York, Con Edison is closely monitoring the storm's progress and preparing for the possibility of extensive outages to...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 2:33 AM
Power Outage Update (5:30 a.m.):
CON EDISON: Total New York City Customers Without Power:
Staten Island - 13,551 of 174,202 customers; Estimated Restoration: Aug 30, 11:59 PM
Brooklyn - 4,971 of 1,026,426 customers; Estimated Restoration: Aug 31, 11:00...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 5:23 PM
As the pace of electricity restoration slowed Tuesday, the aftermath of Hurricane Irene continued to frustrate thousands of utility customers and officials announced another storm-related death in Maryland.
More than 165,000 customers remained without...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 6:19 AM
Fire officials are on the scene of a tractor-trailer explosion at a gas station early Friday morning in Westchester County.
Streets in the area near Pelham Parkway and Secor Lane are completely blocked off as officials investigate what may have caused...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 11:01 PM
There may be no fury like a bill collector scorned.
And when Consolidated Edison is your bill collector, you pay up -- or risk getting get cut off. That's the dilemma now facing Park 51, the controversial, so-called "Ground Zero Mosque," Cultural Center/...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 6:26 AM
The cleanup continued Monday morning following Saturday's historic October snow storm.
The northern suburbs were especially hard hit. As of 7 a.m., Monday, Con Edison reported just under 60,000 customers were still without power in Westchester County. At...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:04 PM
With laughter and handshakes, Con Edison’s President and CEO, Kevin Burke, and Union President Harry Farrell along with Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the two sides have reached a tentative agreement and thousands of employees can head back to...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:24 PM
500 kids served by a daycare provider in Brooklyn could soon have teachers and staff walking off the job if they don't get paid, all over a paperwork snafu at the city agency that oversees the funding of daycares citywide.
As the lights go down for nap...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Historic Hurricane Sandy slammed the tri-state area Monday, leaving millions without power in the region, the lower Manhattan skyline darkened, sea water rushing into subway and car tunnels, and Hudson River water spilling deep into Manhattan streets.
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Hundreds of thousands are in the dark thanks to downed trees from Hurricane Sandy's ferocious winds.
Con Edison reported at 4:45 p.m.
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:21 AM
In wake of the unprecedented damage brought to the New York City area by Hurricane Sandy, Con Edison announced Thursday it expects to restore the vast majority of customers who lost power by the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11. The remaining customer...