Stay Cool with these AC Efficiency Tips
The month of August signals the beginning of the end of summer, as the days get shorter and back-to-school sales remind us that a new school year is coming. Although you may notice cooler nights,...
Your Connection to UI's System: What's Ours and What's Yours
When storms, falling tree limbs or similar events damage the UI equipment that brings power to your home or business, UI works to repair it safely and quickly. But sometimes, there’s also damage...
Report Power Outages and Dangerous Conditions
Report Outages and Dangerous Conditions Summer is the time to jump in the pool and fire up the barbecue. But along with the beautiful weather, it’s is also storm season. And with storms there is...
Conserve Energy Ö And Still Beat the Heat
As the temperatures rise and the air conditioners roar to life, demand increases on the electrical system that serves the region. Here are tips to reduce your consumption during the summer swelter. During...
Summer Storms? Steer Clear of Downed Wires
Now that summer has arrived, the last thing you probably want to think about is stormy weather. It’s vacation season, but it’s also the Atlantic Hurricane Season, which continues through Nov....
Tips to Save on Energy for your Home
Tips to make sure you are not paying too much on your electric bill. Have a home energy assessment done by Energize Connecticut which takes about 2-4 hours and you could save $200.
Hurricane Season Is Here. Stay Informed with New Storm and Outage Alerts
This Sunday, June 1, marks the start of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season, and there is no better time to prepare your home and family for whatever Mother Nature may send our way. Storm preparedness...
As Temperatures Rise, Customers Urged To Be Wary
Spring has arrived. Trees are blossoming. Migrating birds are returning from their winter roosts. And people are emerging from their homes to enjoy the warm temperatures. Unfortunately, some unsavory...
Grilling Season Is Here: 5 Safety Tips
For many, spring kicks off the grilling season. As you get ready to entertain family and friends, here are some grilling safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association. Barbecue grills should...
Itís Time To Stock Up for Storm Season
Memorial Day is on the horizon, and summer can’t be far behind. June 1st marks the official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. And lesser summer storms can occur throughout the season. The...