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Hurricane Sandy Electricity

Power Restored For Some, Frustration Mounts For Others

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK and MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 01.03.2013 | Green

NEW YORK — The lights were back on Saturday in lower Manhattan, prompting screams of sweet relief from residents who had been plunged into darkn...

Joy Resmovits

Do Power Outages Have To Last This Long?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.02.2012 | Green

NEW YORK -- When Hurricane Sandy struck the East Coast, it flooded electrical substations and knocked down trees, shutting off power for 8.2 millions ...

Matt Sledge

Sandy Blackouts Worsened By Utilities Lacking 'Boots On The Ground'

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.02.2012 | Green

NEW YORK -- Two days after Hurricane Sandy walloped the East Coast, electrical utility companies warned hundreds of thousands of customers from Long I...