Atlantic City Electric

New Jersey hillside
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David Madden
November 26, 2019 - 3:08 pm
New Jersey is buying a large piece of land from Atlantic City Electric in rural Cumberland County in the name of conservation. Read more here.
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A car rives around a fallen tree branch on Calhoun St on September 4, 2019 in Charleston, South Carolina. Hurricane Dorian is just off coast of South Carolina.
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Justin Udo
September 05, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Hurricane Dorian has left a path of destruction throughout the Caribbean, and in South Carolina officials are preparing for potential damage in an all-hands-on-deck effort to help residents affected by the storm. Last Thursday Phillip Castro and dozens of other local utility workers put their day...
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Utility crews go to Florida ahead of Hurricane Dorian
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Tim Jimenez
August 30, 2019 - 7:05 am
Power crews from the greater Philadelphia region are on the move to help those in Florida if the power goes out when Hurricane Dorian hits.
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PECO Building
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Mark Abrams
May 13, 2019 - 6:58 am
UPDATED: 10:23 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Atlantic City Electric has more than 1,700 customers without power Monday morning in the Hammonton area of South Jersey. The outage was first reported shortly before 10 a.m. Utility crews are responding to identify the trouble location. Officials...
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On Route 202 south, approaching 252, only the left lane gets by for flooding, and a crash approaching this is blocking the two left lanes.
Mark Abrams
April 15, 2019 - 6:22 am
UPDATED: 11:19 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Severe storms ripped through the Philadelphia area early Monday morning, replete with a brief tornado warning, leaving flood conditions and power outages in its wake. Hard to see but crews are trying to fix downed wires here along 309 in front of...
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Fred Jennings, 67, holds a placard stating "NEED TO WORK" while gathering with area elected officials and furloughed federal workers at a rally in front of Independence Hall on Jan. 8, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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January 15, 2019 - 2:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the government shutdown now in its fourth week, bills are beginning to pile up for many furloughed federal workers. As a way to ease the burden, many local and national companies are displaying a willingness to be flexible, offering payment plans, free admission...
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Feb 1, 2016; Springfield, MO, USA; Tommy Skinner, left, and Roger Marler, both linemen for PAR Electrical Contractors, ground power lines to prevent any possible feedback so tree limbs can be cut away from the lines and power restored.
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David Madden
October 13, 2018 - 12:33 pm
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A local utility is making a multimillion-dollar investment in the future of people who want to work in the industry. Atlantic City Electric is putting up $6.5 million to fund a six-year partnership with three vocational technical schools and four workforce...
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Electric Bill
Dan Wing
June 15, 2018 - 4:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Atlantic City Electric customers could see their monthly bill go up. The power provider filed a rate review with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, seeking $99.7 million for work already done and ongoing work to upgrade the energy grid. "Inspecting and...
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Vince Jones, director of emergency management in Atlantic County
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David Madden
June 01, 2018 - 12:54 pm
EGG HARBOR TWP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — As we enter hurricane season, authorities are getting their ducks in a row, so to speak, should rough weather hit. Atlantic City Electric is joining in that effort. The utility company met with emergency managers in Atlantic County, along with police, the Red...
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