Grid Chief Warns Of Future New England Power ProblemsThe chief executive of New England's power grid manager warned Tuesday that a growing regional dependence on natural gas, combined with supply constraints, is threatening its ability to guarantee electricity whenever and wherever it's needed.
National Grid Warns Customers Of Payment ScamNational Grid is warning customers in New England of a utility bill payment scam.
AG Plans To Fight Utility Appeals Over Storm FinesMassachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley says her office will defend the more than $24 million in fines issued by state regulators against appeals that have since been filed by three electric utilities.
National Grid Extends Grace Period For Non-Paying CustomersNational Grid is giving a little more leeway to customers struggling to pay their bills.
Coakley: Money From Utility Storm Fines Should Go To CustomersAttorney General Martha Coakley wants the state to do more to compensate utility customers who suffer lengthy power outages after severe storms.
Restoring Power To Worcester Could Take DaysMore than 20,000 people are still in the dark in Worcester alone following that deadly Fall Nor’easter.
Money Matters - More Savings: UtilitiesSummer is over. But we still have some wonderful days ahead, warm days.
National Grid: Power Will Be Restored By End Of SaturdayAlmost exactly a week after Tropical Storm Irene knocked out power for more than 500,000 Massachusetts residents, service has been restored to almost everyone.
Keller @ Large: Brown Slams Utilities, Engages Elizabeth WarrenSenator Scott Brown is endorsing a move to force utilities to give rebates for customers who lost power. He also appears ready to engage Warren, who is moving closer to Senate run.
Put Power Lines Underground?I'm curious to know why the power companies have not yet decided to put power lines underground.
State Seeks To Delay Utilities Merger Involving NStarThe Patrick Administration has asked the Department of Public Utilities not to make a decision until NStar completes a formal review of its rates.