Con Edison And Orange & Rockland Utilities Sending Crews South For Hurricane Matthew Recovery Effort
Con Edison Media Relations
New York, NY –
October 09, 2016 -- 12:00 PM
Con Edison and Orange & Rockland Utilities will be sending approximately 100 company personnel and contractors today to the Tidewater region of southeast Virginia and northeastern sections of North Carolina impacted by Hurricane Matthew.
Crews will be assisting utilities in restoring power to approximately 300,000 customers affected by flooding, wind and rain in those areas. They are expected to leave New York this afternoon.
Consolidated Edison, Inc. is one of the nation's largest investor-owned energy-delivery companies, with approximately $13 billion in annual revenues and $47 billion in assets. The company provides a wide range of energy-related products and services to its customers through the following subsidiaries: Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., a regulated utility providing electric, gas and steam service in New York City and Westchester County, New York; Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc., a regulated utility serving customers in a 1,350-square-mile-area in southeastern New York State and adjacent sections of northern New Jersey; Consolidated Edison Solutions, Inc., a retail energy services company; Consolidated Edison Energy, Inc., a wholesale energy services company; Consolidated Edison Development, Inc., a company that develops, owns and operates renewable and energy infrastructure projects and Con Edison Transmission, Inc., which invests in electric and natural gas transmission projects.