Contact Us
Make My Homepage
utility companies

utility companies

JCP&L truck
JCP&L truck (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
[

JCP&L Gets OK to Pass Sandy Costs to Ratepayers

New Jersey's second-largest utility company has been given permission to raise customers' bills to pay the costs it incurred to restore power after Superstorm Sandy and other storms.

Read More|Comment

(Credit: Toniann Antonelli, Townsquare Media NJ)
Snow sits atop power lines following a recent winter storm.
(Credit: Toniann Antonelli, Townsquare Media NJ) Snow sits atop power lines following a recent winter storm.
[

Power Companies Battle a Challenging Winter [AUDIO]

With each approaching storm, the state's utility companies take steps to make sure they're prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws at us.

Read More|Comment

Allison Joyce, Getty Images
Allison Joyce, Getty Images
[

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.

Read More|Comment

JCP&L Staging Area
JCP&L Staging Area (FirstEnergy Corp., Flickr)
[

JCP&L Customers Sue for Sandy Outages [POLL/AUDIO]

A lawsuit filed in New Jersey Superior Court attacked the "actions and inactions" of Jersey Central Power & Light during the superstorm.

Read More|Comment

Aerial photo ot damage in Brick from Sandy
Aerial photo ot damage in Brick from Sandy (Tim Larson, Governor's Office)
[

Brick Mayor Steve Acropolis Calls in with Update on Housing Inspection Process [AUDIO]

After hearing a few critical callers complaining about still not having power, Brick Mayor Steve Acropolis called in to Jim's show to update everyone on the process to get those homes inspected.

Read More|Comment

Bruce Bennett, Getty Images
Bruce Bennett, Getty Images
[

Christie: NJ Utilities Did Better Than Irene [POLL/AUDIO]

After nearly two weeks without electricity, most residents in New Jersey have power, minus those along the barrier islands.

Read More|Comment

Brick Mayor Steve Acropolis speaks to residents in Brick
Brick Mayor Steve Acropolis speaks to residents in Brick (Tom Mongelli, Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Power Issue In Brick Township Heating Up [POLL/AUDIO]

While most Jersey Central Power and Light customers in Ocean and Monmouth Counties have been restored to full power, there is a section of Brick Township that remains in the dark today. It was an area that has hard-hit by Hurricane Sandy.

Read More|Comment

Allison Joyce, Getty Images
Allison Joyce, Getty Images
[

NJ Must Truly Address Long-Term Power Outage Problems [AUDIO]

There are systemic problems with the utilities operating in the Garden State that desperately need to be addressed says Tim McDonough, mayor of Hope in northwestern New Jersey.

Read More|Comment

christie-presser1-300x2122
[

Only “Villain” in Disaster is Sandy, Chris Christie Says

Gov. Chris Christie says Wednesday's nor'easter caused only a slight setback to Superstorm Sandy recovery efforts and he expects all New Jerseyans to have power back by early Sunday at the latest.

Read More|Comment

Perry Mastrovito, Getty Images
Perry Mastrovito, Getty Images
[

Does this Photo of Utility Workers Anger You?

This photo was provided by a loyal listener who was frustrated by the lack of response in certain areas of NJ by the power companies to getting residents' power restored. Dennis and Judi have been stressing to listeners that they need to be patient as the power company workers have been doing all they can to get the power returned all NJ residents. But when you see a photo like this, does it frustrate you?

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!