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Con Edison Crews after nor'easter
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Kimberly Dole
December 02, 2019 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Con Edison says they are prepared to handle any service outages that may be caused by the winds and snow that is expected to hit the area. We are prepared to handle any service outages caused by the winds & snow expected to hit the region. We urge everyone to be safe...
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Corey Johnson
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Erica Brosnan
September 04, 2019 - 6:51 pm
City Council Speaker Corey Johnson on Wednesday slammed Con Edison officials during a hearing on the power outages that plagued the city this summer.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 03, 2019 - 7:36 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Officials for Con Edison were in the hot seat Tuesday as state lawmakers pressed them about the power outages throughout New York City this summer. As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, the bottom line came down to: Why couldn’t Con Ed keep the power on in July? During that...
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New York City Blackout
Christopher Sadowski/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY
July 29, 2019 - 5:07 pm
Sixteen days after the Manhattan blackout , Con Edison says it has discovered the "root cause" of the outage.
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July 25, 2019 - 6:51 pm
Con Edison was called to Albany on Thursday as state lawmakers announced a hearing will be held in the troubled utility’s performance.
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July 21, 2019 - 8:45 pm
Thousands of New York City residents are grappling with power outages as extreme heat continues to bake the metro area.
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July 19, 2019 - 12:58 pm
After Saturday’s massive power outage in Manhattan, Con Edison is continuing to take heat from Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who wants to make sure the same problems don’t happen during this weekend’s heat wave.
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NYC blackout
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July 15, 2019 - 6:10 pm
Con Edison on Monday said a relay protection system that should have isolated a faulty distribution cable but didn't led to the massive blackout in Manhattan this weekend.
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Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
July 13, 2019 - 9:55 pm
Authorities say a widespread power shortage in Manhattan has left businesses without electricity, elevators stuck and subway cars stalled.
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Queens Transformer Explosion
Steve Scott/WCBS 880
February 11, 2019 - 11:57 am
A little over a month after a mysterious blue aura lit up the skies over Queens, a hearing was held in the City Council to get more answers from Con Ed and others.
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