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Northeast Utilities

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  • Electricity Rates To Increase For CL&P Customers, Fall Slightly For UI

    Electricity Rates To Increase For CL&P Customers, Fall Slightly For UI
    Connecticut Light & Power said Thursday its electricity generation prices are going up more than 8 percent for the second half of the year, while United Illuminating said its rates would drop 3.7 percent in July. The default rate from Connecticut...
  • Hartford Marathon To Name Title Sponsor; New Haven Open Close

    Hartford Marathon To Name Title Sponsor; New Haven Open Close
    Seven months after ING sponsored its last Hartford Marathon, the race has lined up another corporate title sponsor, to be revealed Wednesday. And the New Haven Open tennis tournament, which was bought last year by the state, is nearing a decision on...
  • CL&P Tells Regulators It Wants To Raise Electricity Rates By 5.9%

    Connecticut Light and Power said Friday it wants to raise electricity rates by 5.9 percent, on average, starting Dec. 1, mostly to fix utility poles, wires and other parts of an aging electrical grid. The average customer using 700 kilowatt hours a...
  • Forecasting Where Wind, Precipitation Will Disrupt The Electrical Grid

    Forecasting Where Wind, Precipitation Will Disrupt The Electrical Grid
    A new weather model is being used to show where a severe storm is mostly likely to damage the electrical grid in Connecticut. The system is a collaboration between the University of Connecticut and Connecticut Light & Power. A team of UConn...
  • Cold Weather Primes Northeast Utilities' Profits

    Cold weather lingering through March resulted in an increase in first quarter earnings at Northeast Utilities even as the company paid higher taxes and earned less from electricity transmission. NU, the parent of Connecticut Light & Power and Yankee Gas,...
  • 8 Crisis Management Principles The NBA Commish Followed Deftly

    8 Crisis Management Principles The NBA Commish Followed Deftly
    The consensus is that NBA Commissioner Adam Silver nailed it by banning Donald Sterling for life, fining him $2.5 million and announcing he'll force the L.A. Clippers owner to sell the team. And how Silver went about dropping the hammer was as important...
  • Electric Companies Jump On Push For New Gas Pipeline

    Three major utilities in New England want to get in on efforts by public officials across the region to build a natural gas pipeline. Northeast Utilities, UIL Holdings and National Grid have proposed to enter into the long-term gas contracts necessary to...
  • A Grisly Night At New Britain's Donna Lee Bakery

    A Grisly Night At New Britain's Donna Lee Bakery
    NEW BRITAIN — Even after all the mass killings that have calloused the state and nation in the past 40 years, the name of a New Britain bakery remains infamous. Before the night of Oct. 19, 1974, the Donna Lee Bakery was a neighborhood place to...
  • Northeast Utilities CEO Made $11.8M In 2013, Down From 2012

    Northeast Utilities CEO Made $11.8M In 2013, Down From 2012
    Northeast Utilities Chief Executive Officer Thomas J. May made 28 percent less last year than he did in 2012, according to regulatory filings made Friday. May, who also is chairman of the company's board of directors, took home $11.83 million in 2013,...
  • NU Fundraising Email Reveals Ugly Politics

    Northeast Utilities Chairman, President and CEO Thomas May, a Massachusetts resident, is a successful executive with appalling instincts who made an ugly assault on decency in September. The wealthy executive used the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre...
  • Unneeded Power Line Would Scar New Hampshire

    The Northern Pass Transmission Project — a proposed $1.4 billion electricity transmission project that would bring 1,200 megawatts of energy from Hydro-Quebec's hydroelectric plants in Canada to southern New England — is one of the hottest...