Monthly Archives: April 2015

Con Edison solar rules help customers escape high prices

  The sun is shining on the solar power business in New York City and Westchester County. One reason is that many people have found that installing solar panels is a good way to beat Con Edison’s high residential and … Continue reading

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Comcast-Time Warner merger collapses

  So much for the worries over a Comcast-Time Warner merger. Bloomberg news reported Thursday, April 23 that Comcast is calling off its plans to absorb Time Warner because of federal government opposition to the $45.2 billion deal. As The … Continue reading

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Con Edison customers buy more power at higher prices

  Despite rising prices, Con Edison customers have been using more and more electricity over the last two decades. The trend ought to please Con Ed shareholders. But it’s tough on New Yorkers’ wallets. Here’s one reason your Con Ed … Continue reading

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