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For Immediate Release: September 4, 2002
CON EDISON SETS NEW THREE-MONTH RECORD FOR ENERGY USE
NEW YORK - Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison) said today that June, July and August set a record for a three-month electricity sendout of 17,491,313 megawatt hours, nearly 4 percent above the prior record of 16,826,355 megawatt hours set during June, July and August, 2001. This is more than the amount of electricity consumed in North Dakota and South Dakota combined for an entire year.