During Consolidated Edison's annual meeting Monday, company chairman Eugene McGrath reported that power supplies would be adequate in New York City this summer but that increased supply and energy conservation would be crucial to future system reliability. (by Steven Brown, Associate Editor, Utility Automation)
Consolidated Edison, Inc. (CEI) announced today that it has approved plans for the expansion of several power generating facilities owned by Con Edison Development (CED). CED is a wholly owned subsidiary of CEI that develops and acquires power projects, with a focus on the deregulating power markets in the New England and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
Northeast Utilities said it will not take legal action over its proposed merger with Consolidated Edison until Monday, when it expects to receive written assurance Con Ed intends to close the deal.
California's broken electricity market poses a serious threat to the state's economy, but the misguided proposal announced today by Harvey Rosenfield would hurt consumers and threaten the foundation of California's economic recovery, according to Edison.
Washington Group International (NYSE:WNG) announced today that it is providing engineering and procurement services to Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. for a repowering project at the East River Generating Station in New York City.
Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. announced today that the repowering of the East River Generating Station is expected to result in an overall decrease in emissions from the power plant.
Newington Energy LLC, an affiliate of Consolidated Edison Development Inc., recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for its 525 MW natural-gas fired power plant in Newington, New Hampshire.
Con Edison`s shareholders approved the formation of a holding company, Consolidated Edison Inc. at a recent special stockholders meeting. "The holding company structure will provide the financial and regulatory flexibility that Con Edison will need to succeed in the newly competitive energy business," said Eugene R. McGrath, Con Edison chairman, president and CEO. The holding company was created on Jan. 1, 1998 and initially contains four subsidiaries: Consolidated Edison Company of New York Inc
Con Edison, New York`s largest utility company, took a new approach to ion exchange in the water treatment tanks at its East River Station, replacing the screen-covered outlet laterals in one of its anion tanks with laterals covered in stainless steel wedge-wire instead of mesh screen. The wedge-wire laterals performed better than expected, eliminating problems typically associated with mesh screen and increasing maximum flow through the ion exchange train by about 15 percent--an advantage durin