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*** Eversource Hearing Information – August 24***

Posted on August 11, 2020 by admin


Hello Friends and Neighbors:

Many of you have asked me how you can participate in the upcoming PURA hearing on August 24th regarding the electricty rate increases.  I hope this information is helpful to you.

At the insistence of my office, and that of my legislative colleagues, the state’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) temporarily suspended Eversource’s recent rate increase while it conducts a full review, the purpose of which is to ensure that Eversource is not over-collecting revenues

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Power Outage/Restoration Update

Posted on August 10, 2020 by admin


Since Tropical Storm Isaias made landfall on Tuesday, restoration efforts have been underway to restore power across Connecticut. Thousands remain without power making it difficult to escape the extreme heat and work from home, as many have been doing since the pandemic began.

As of this morning there are 2,461 United Illuminating (UI) customers and 88,600 Eversource customers without power. Eversource expects nearly all customers to have power by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, but that means many residents

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Storm cleanup update: Eversource and UI reports

Posted on August 7, 2020 by admin


As we continue to deal with the storm aftermath, I would like to reach out and check in to make sure everyone has the information they need to stay safe.

Please reach out to your neighbors and friends to check in, and if you need assistance with electricity, medical needs or other concerns, do not hesitate to contact emergency services, Eversource, United Illuminating or 2-1-1.

I want to thank all our town crews, first responders, linemen, tree crews, and others who have done their best to clear

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