|12/18/17||Con Edison Seeks Non-Pipes Solutions to Meet Growing Natural Gas Demand|
|Will Invest $100M Annually for Clean, Innovative Projects
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To help offset the need for new natural gas pipelines to meet growing energy needs in its service area, Con Edison today issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to secure alternative solutions consistent with New York City’s and New York State’s environmental goals.
Con Edison said it was considering investing at least $100 million annually in a bid to avoid construction of a major new gas pi... |
|11/30/17||Con Edison Wins ReliabilityOne(TM) Award for the Northeast Region|
|NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Con Edison was recognized by PA Consulting Group, Inc. in New Orleans last night as the recipient of the 2017 ReliabilityOne™ Award for Outstanding Reliability Performance in the Northeast Region. ReliabilityOne™ Awards are given annually to utilities achieving outstanding reliability performance in delivering the most reliable electric service to their customers.
“Con Edison’s 4-year, $1 billion storm-hardening program, started after Superstorm S... |
|11/02/17||Con Edison, O&R Crews, Equipment to Aid Puerto Rico Power Restoration|
|NEW YORK, Nov. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Seventy vehicles from Con Edison and Orange and Rockland Utilities arrived today at a shipping terminal in southern New Jersey and will be loaded onto a cargo ship for a trip to Puerto Rico, where they’ll be part of the massive campaign to restore power.
Con Edison and Orange and Rockland Utili... |
|08/02/17||Con Edison to Make Solar Energy Available to Low-Income Customers|
|Initial Phase of Innovative Pilot Program Receives State Approval
NEW YORK, Aug. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Con Edison will begin providing renewable energy to low-income customers in 2018 following today’s approval of a plan to place solar panels on company roofs and grounds.
Con Edison workers carrying a solar panel on a company roo... |
|05/15/17||Con Edison CEO McAvoy: Smart Meters, Clean Energy, Strategic Investments Deliver for Customers & Shareholders|
|NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/15/17 -- Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) (NYSE: ED) Chairman and CEO John McAvoy lauded the company's employees and its union leadership at the company's annual meeting today, for delivering on safety, operational and enhanced customer experience goals. McAvoy described 2016 as the company's safest year ever, with the lowest number of employee recordable injuries on record. He told shareholders that the company's strategy of delivering sound returns, w... |
|05/11/17||Con Edison CEO John McAvoy to Speak at 2017 AGA Financial Forum on May 22|
|NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/17 -- John McAvoy, chairman and CEO of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE: ED), will provide a company update at the 2017 AGA Financial Forum on Monday, May 22 at 9:45 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time).
A live audio webcast and a replay of the presentation will be available at http://wsw.com/webcast/aga17/ed. The link also will be posted at the Con Edison Investor Relations website at: http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=61493&p=irol-presentations
|04/25/17||CON EDISON PODCAST: Battery Storage Technology In New York City Neighborhoods|
|NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/25/17 --
Con Edison is developing battery storage technology for New York City neighborhoods to help keep service reliable during the hot summer months.
That's the topic of conversation with two energy experts in the current Con Edison podcast. Listen here.
By the summer of 2018, the company will deploy batteries capable of sending 1 megawatt of power for four hours into the grid to serve homes and businesses. Con Edison will determine where to dep... |
|04/20/17||Con Edison Projects Would Make Region's Ride to Electric Vehicles Smoother|
|Ideas Include Sidewalk and Home Chargers, Fast Charging
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/20/17 -- Con Edison is looking for innovation partners to make it easier for New Yorkers to switch to electric vehicles, which are becoming an increasingly good value as technology improves.
The energy company is proposing to invest up to $25 million on demonstration projects that would test strategies for increasing the number of electric vehicles (EVs) in the region by making charging convenient and ... |
|04/17/17||Con Edison Program Paying Rewards for Smart Electric Vehicle Charging|
|Program Will Provide Information on EV Benefits, Impact on the Grid
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/17/17 -- Owners of electric vehicles in New York City and Westchester County can earn e-gift card rewards and get valuable information about their charging habits by participating in a new Con Edison program.
Con Edison and FleetCarma, a company that specializes in electric vehicle technology solutions, are seeking participants for a program called SmartCharge New York that will pay EV owner... |
|04/04/17||Con Edison's Podcast Explores Power Industry Trends|
|New Technologies Shape Energy Consumption; #PluggedIn
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/04/17 -- The energy industry is going through a significant evolution. There is a growing switch to renewables such as solar, battery and other distributed energy resources, and in some cases, a new business model for the energy industry as well.
Con Edison's podcast, called "Plugged-In," takes an insider's look into several trends: the transition of central power generation, batteries, electric vehicles... |
|03/27/17||Con Edison Energy Efficiency Programs Provided Triple Play of Benefits in 2016|
|Customers Saved Money, Protected Environment, Helped Reliability
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/27/17 -- Con Edison and its customers had another successful year when it came to energy efficiency in 2016, resulting in lower bills, cleaner air, and a boost to the company's industry-leading reliable service.
Customers who chose energy-saving HVAC, lighting, building management systems and other equipment received $40.8 million in incentives from Con Edison.
"Technology is giving households... |
|03/21/17||New York City Passes Century Mark for Solar Generation|
|City Residents and Businesses Hit 100-Megawatt Milestone
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/17 --
New York City residents and businesses are using the power of the sun to generate more than 100 megawatts of clean, renewable power.
Con Edison customers in the city have completed 9,700 projects, producing 101.2 megawatts. That's enough to power more than 15,000 homes.
Just a decade ago, solar panels were rare in New York City. But Con Edison, Sustainable CUNY (at the City Universit... |
|03/20/17||10 Con Edison Researchers Win Recognition for Breakthrough Findings|
|Projects Cover the Environment, Solar Energy, Electric Reliability
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/17 -- Ten Con Edison employees have earned awards from a leading industry organization for findings that will benefit energy companies and customers across the country.
The Con Edison employees won Technology Transfer Awards from the Electric Power Research Institute, a national energy research organization.
"We want to be an industry leader in protecting the environment, making it easy... |
|02/28/17||Con Edison Storing the Future for Energy Customers|
|Company Files Second Battery Demonstration Project to Help Keep Service Reliable
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/17 -- Con Edison has filed a project that will bring battery storage technology to New York City neighborhoods to help keep service reliable during the hot summer months.
By the summer of 2018, the company will deploy batteries capable of sending 1 megawatt of power for four hours into the grid to serve homes and businesses. Con Edison will determine where to deploy the batt... |