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Rochester Regional Health one step closer to clean energy goal (access required)

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Rochester Regional Health expects to save more than $220,000 a year through a community solar program with Nexamp. The program will support the expansion of clean energy resources at Rochester Regional Health’s facilities while also sharing the benefits with the ...

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Utilities take steps related to coronavirus; consumer groups call for more

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Avangrid utility companies RG&E and NYSEG have announced several steps to help protect consumers and their employees during the COVID-19 outbreak, such as suspending both inside meter readings and power shutoffs.  But Rochester-area consumer groups are saying more is needed.  ...

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Utility rate hike request gets heated response at Rochester hearing (access required)

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Two local power companies and the state agency that regulates them caught fire from residents attending a rate hike hearing Tuesday afternoon.  Some people who attended the hearing held at Rochester’s City Hall by the New York State Public Service ...

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Electric and gas rate hike hearings scheduled for Tuesday (access required)

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Hearings will be held Tuesday in downtown Rochester on rate increases being proposed by Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. and New York State Electric & Gas Corp. The hearings are scheduled for 1:30 and 6 p.m. in the City Council ...

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Wind whips up power outages (access required)

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Owing to gusting winds as high as 60 miles per hour, Monroe Count Executive Cheryl Dinolfo declared a state of emergency Wednesday afternoon, banning commercial traffic in high-profile vehicles until 8 p.m. Those tall vehicles are particularly susceptible to tipping ...

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Power outages reported (access required)

More than 30,000 electrical customers across the state and 1,250 in the Rochester area are without power as a result of wind and rain storms, according to a statement by Avangrid, the parent company of RG&E and New York State ...

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