Wednesday, September 25, 2013
By Kate Hinds
It could take weeks to restore the broken power equipment on the nation's busiest commuter rail line.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
By Robert Lewis : Reporter, WNYC News
Many Long Island residents and officials want the state to reform - possibly even get rid of - the Long Island Power Authority. They voiced their frustrations at a public hearing on Long Island Tuesday night.
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
By Bob Hennelly
A State Senate panel used a public hearing to press the state's power utilities on the long outages that followed the unprecedented damage wrought by Sandy. The state senators on the Budget and appropriations Committee also questioned them about a lack of communication between the utilities and local officials in the weeks that followed the unprecedented storm.
Tuesday, November 01, 2011
By Bob Hennelly
A day after an elderly couple died in a blaze sparked by a kerosene lamp in their Teaneck, N.J., home that lost power, the close-knit northern New Jersey community mourned their loss and continued to improvise without heat or power following the nor’easter last weekend.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
With Hurricane Irene hitting so close to the end of summer, New Jersey towns with destroyed and damaged boardwalks, restaurants and other tourist attractions are concerned that travelers won't be coming out for Labor Day.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
The crisis in Japan has finally hit home for stock markets around the world. Investors are concerned that electronics manufacturers, who import chips from Japan could be affected by lapses in the supply chain. Two of Japan's top companies, Honda and Toyota have halted production at their Japanese plants and Detroit is highly dependent on parts from Japan. At the same time, the disaster in Japan has raised questions about the energy industry here in the United States.
Monday, February 07, 2011
The power is back on at Newark Liberty International Airport after an equipment failure at a Northern New Jersey power station sparked an outage that left three terminals and parts of New Jersey in the dark, officials said.