electricity

Downtown Binghamton Electric Lines Being Replaced
Utility workers are busy in downtown Binghamton replacing underground electric cable lines.
Crews from New York State Electric Gas and Matco Electric Corporation have been working on Court Street and other streets in recent days.
NYSEG spokesman Bob Pass said the project involves replacing cable for a…
Binghamton Power Plant Is In Operation
The steam that's rising from a 199-foot-tall stack in Binghamton's First Ward is a visible indication that a 47-megawatt electricity generating plant is back in business.
California-based Wellhead Electric Company decided to repower the Charles Street facility, which was retired by its prev…
Binghamton Generating Plant To Resume Operation
A gas-fueled electricity generating facility in Binghamton's First Ward is about to be put back into service.
The plant on Charles Street initially was built to provide energy support for the nearby Anitec production facility.
A business unit owned by Wellhead Electric Company of California acqui…
NYSEG: April Electricity Bills May Be 20% Higher
Thousands of NYSEG electric customers across New York State should be prepared for higher bills in April.
The utility is warning customers that the bill for a "typical residential electricity customer" in April may be about 15 to 20 percent higher than last month's bill...
NYSEG Monitoring Weather-Related Stress
New York State Electric and Gas is urging customers to conserve energy as the hot, humid weather persists across the region.
NYSEG officials say they don't anticipate any problems in meeting power needs. Utility president Mark Lynch says NYSEG is monitoring the weather and the stress it's p…