Printer-Friendly Page | E-mail this Page
 
WMECo News Releases

For the latest news on WMECo, we have made our news releases available to the public to help keep them abreast on the issues surrounding our company. Topics include safety, electrical rates and energy-saving tips, as well as programs we offer and environmental issues we support.
2014
 04/07/2014WMECo Gives Greenfield’s Mom & Pop Shops a Great Deal
 03/31/2014WMECo Starts Springtime Aerial Inspection of Transmission Lines
 03/28/2014 WMECo Helps Schools Earn Money While Promoting Energy Efficiency
 03/27/2014WMECo’s Light Bulb Fundraiser Promotes Energy Efficiency
 03/24/2014Northeast Utilities Names New Vice President of Engineering in Massachusetts
 03/17/2014WMECo Urges Customers to Celebrate Green this St. Patrick’s Day
 02/26/2014Massachusetts Good Neighbor Energy Fund Available for Qualified Candidates
 02/12/2014WMECo Ready for Latest Winter Storm
 02/04/2014WMECo Ready for Latest Winter Storm
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
 12/29/2005WMECO Offers Tips To Safely Operate Home Generators
 12/08/2005WMECO Educates Customers On Dangers, Costs Of Space Heaters
 12/07/2005Electricity Supply Rates For WMECO Customers To Reflect Higher Fuel Prices
 11/23/2005WMECO Conducts Aerial Inspections Nov. 28 – Dec. 5
 11/18/2005WMECO Offers Ways To Keep Holidays Shining Despite Rising Energy Costs
 11/16/2005WMECO Offers Valuable Tips To Keep Kids Safe From Electrical Hazards
 11/14/2005WMECO Crews Supporting Hurricane Wilma Recovery En Route Home
 11/03/2005Media Advisory: WMECO Conducts Aerial Inspections
 11/03/2005WMECO Programs, Conservation Tips Give Customers Options To Cut Heating Costs
2004
 12/13/2004WMECO Extends Commitment to Good Neighbor Energy Fund
 12/08/2004Sun, Temperature Reduces Threat for Power Outages in Hilltowns
 12/08/2004WMECO Prepares for Heavy Winds Combined With Significant Overnight Icing
 12/07/2004GENERATE HEAT NOT HAZARDS
 12/02/2004Update #3 - Power Restored to Nearly 90% of Customers Affected by Severe Winds
 12/01/2004Update #1 - Western Massachusetts Sustaining Severe Winds
 12/01/2004Update #2 - Western Massachusetts Sustaining Severe Winds
 11/30/2004MIEDA ADVISORY: Congressman Olver Visits Franklin Community Action Corporation to Kick Off Energy Bucks and Launch Fuel Assistance Program
 11/29/2004WMECO OFFERS TIPS TO KEEP HOLIDAYS BRIGHT, SAFE
2003
 12/30/2003WMECO Default Service Customers to See 12% Rate Decrease
 12/22/2003WMECO Urges Caution When Using Space Heaters or Generators
 12/15/2003Update #4 - All WMECO Customers Restored
 12/05/2003WMECO Prepared for First Significant Snowfall
 11/26/2003WMECO Offers Tips to Keep Holidays Bright and Safe
 11/20/2003Aerial Patrols to be Conducted
 11/15/2003WMECO Restoration Efforts Complete
 11/15/2003WMECO Restoration Efforts Topping 80% Customers Restored 6:30 a.m. Update
 11/15/2003WMECO Restoration Efforts Continue - Additional Damage Being Uncovered - 5:30 p.m. Update
2002
 12/30/2002WMECO Aerial Patrols to Inspect Transmission Lines
 12/24/2002WMECO Ready for Potential Christmas Day Storm
 11/26/2002WMECO To Sponsor Discussion on Future of Economic Development
 11/20/2002All WMECO Customers Fully Restored
 11/18/2002WMECO Continues to Experience Outages in Service Territory
 11/14/2002WMECO Customers Protected From Shutoff During Winter Months
 10/30/2002WMECO Customers to Shop for Electricity
 10/17/2002WMECO Aerial Patrols to Inspect Transmission Lines
 10/01/2002WMECO To Host Workspace Lighting Seminar