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Summer Power Enough in New England

| April 29, 2014

HOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) – New England’s electric grid operator says energy efficiency will help ensure enough electricity is available even in during an extended heat wave. ISO-New England said Tuesday that if the temperature hits 90 degrees, electricity demand is expected to peak at about 26,660 megawatts as customers crank up air conditioners. In an […]

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Bangor Hydro Outages Now Under 1,000

| December 30, 2013

Sunshine and milder temperatures Monday were welcome conditions for Bangor Hydro crews who continue their efforts to restore service to many people who lost power due to last week’s ice storm. The numbers continue to dwindle with each passing hour and the goal is still to have every customer restored by the end of the […]

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