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Cable TV Customers Could Get Blackout Reimbursement Options

The Garden State is no stranger to strong storms that knock out power, and even if the lights do stay on the cable often goes out. A bill sponsored by State Sen. Linda Greenstein to give consumers greater choice when asking their cable television provider to reimburse them after a lengthy service outage has been approved today by a Senate committee.

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Power Companies to Improve Communication [AUDIO]

By summer, the state's utility companies will be required to increase interaction with their customers before and after major weather events, as well as during widespread power outages.

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BPU Comments on Utilities’ Performance

The state's Board of Public Utilities testified before an Assembly panel today on the measures they adopted for electric utilities to improve their storm readiness.

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Storm Knocks Out Power to 31,000 in NJ

Nearly 31,000 New Jersey homes and businesses are without power due to the late-winter storm descending on the state.

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DC Area Cleans Up From Friday Night Storms That Knocked Power And Downed Trees Throughout Region
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JCP&L Explains Need for Rate Hike Request [AUDIO]

Superstorm Sandy did a number on Jersey Central Power & Light. Now, the utility is turning to you, the customer, for some financial help.

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Power Outages Kept Low in NJ

Widespread power outages predicted in the wake of Friday's nor'easter have not materialized in New Jersey.

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Power Being Restored to Wind-Affected NJ Customers

Crews are working to restore electricity to homes and businesses in New Jersey after a cold front battered the state with powerful wind gusts overnight.

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Assembly Bill Would Create Post-Sandy Task Force [AUDIO]

Hoping to minimize the impact of severe weather on public utilities and shorten power outages for residents, a state legislator will introduce a bill today to create a commission tasked with finding better ways deliver energy to consumers.

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Robot Planes Being Tested to Assess Power Outages [AUDIO]

Everyone involved in getting the lights back on after a storm such as Sandy will tell you a huge part of the work involves finding and assessing all of the downed power lines and damage to transformers. But we now have the technology to speed that process along.

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Over 5,600 NJ Utility Poles Damaged, Destroyed By Storms

New Jersey residents who bore the brunt of Superstorm Sandy know that scores of utility poles came crashing down.

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