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Eversource Helicopter Inspecting High-Voltage Lines in Darien, Elsewhere

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Eversource is conducting aerial inspections of its high-voltage electric equipment and lines in Connecticut.  This annual inspection is an important part of the company’s ongoing commitment to providing reliable energy to customers.  The work involves the use of a helicopter flying low over transmission lines to detect any potential equipment issues before system reliability is impacted. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Eversource: Tree Trimming — Yours and Ours — Helps Prevent Electricity Outages

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Living in one of the most forested states in the country means Connecticut residents have a unique appreciation for the value of trees to the landscape. But it also means we understand the devastating impact trees can have on the electric system, with trees accounting for more than 40 percent of all power outages. (more…) Continue Reading →

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You May Save Money with a More Energy Efficient Cooling System

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By Enoch Lenge

Your current cooling system may still be operating, but there’s a chance it may not be running efficiently and running up your electric bill. As the summer heat continues over the next couple of months, take a look at your current system and see if it’s time to upgrade to an energy efficient cooling system. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Save Some Money by Keeping Cool Air from Leaking Out of Your Home this Summer

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By Enoch Lenge

With summer underway, many of us are trying to wrap up home improvement projects so that we can kick back and relax when we have time off. However, as you are finishing up these projects, don’t forget about making sure that the cool air you’ll be paying for this summer stays in your home. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Eversource: What We’re Doing to Handle Peak Summer Electricity Demand

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When summer temperatures soar, dramatic upticks in energy use to power air conditioning systems and fans put a strain on the grid.  In an ongoing effort to fortify the system to handle peak demand, Eversource invests in upgrades to existing infrastructure to ensure customers enjoy reliable power, even when the region experiences extreme weather conditions. (more…) Continue Reading →

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If You Get a Home Energy Assessment for $99, You May Save More on Heating, Electricity Bills

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Eversource is reminding customers this is the perfect time to schedule a Home Energy Solutions (HES) assessment to begin increasing energy efficiency immediately, before temperatures outside dramatically change and there may be a scheduling wait. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Stevenson: ‘Final Details’ Stage for Agreement to Expand Natural Gas Service in Darien

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First Selectman Jayme Stevenson says town officials are “finishing the details” for an agreement with Eversource to expand natural gas service in town, including along all of West Avenue, and town officials want the service to extend to the high school and Royle School. (more…) Continue Reading →

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