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As Energy Prices Rise and Hot Weather Comes, Eversource Encourages Energy Efficiency Steps

On average, Connecticut customers use 35% more electricity during the summer months and that can get costly.
Keep air conditioners set at or near 78 degrees—a generally comfortable temperature that requires less energy to reach and maintain than cooler temperatures. For every degree higher on the thermostat, the air conditioner will use 1-3% less electricity.   Continue Reading →

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With an Eye to Protection, HDC to Study Bruce Park “Local Historic Property” Designation

If the park is designated a Historic Property, when changes are proposed – like the Eversource footbridge or moving Parks & Rec’s shed from the harbor to the Mosquito barn – a certificate of appropriateness would be required. Continue Reading →

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Tropical Storm Isaias One Year Later; Eversource Outlines Improvements Made to Storm Response Procedures

“Even with all of our efforts, a major storm could still cause outages that will last for days,” added Hallstrom. “Storm preparation is a shared responsibility, and we encourage our customers to also be prepared and know what to do before, during and after a storm – right along with us.” – Eversource President of Electric Operations Craig Hallstrom Continue Reading →

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