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Bangor Daily News
Wind storm highlighted weaknesses in Maine electrical grid. Who will fix them?especially in the state’s largest communities? Were the state’s two major utili
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
especially in the state’s largest communities? Were the state’s two major utility companies, Central Maine Power Co. and Emera Maine, prepared for the storm and its consequences? Was their response well coordinated or haphazard and... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
FEMA teams assess damage in Mainemoney would help state and local governments pay for up to 75 percent of the cl
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
money would help state and local governments pay for up to 75 percent of the clean-up costs. Even Central Maine Power or Emera Maine could benefit from the funds, according to Alvarado. After the teams complete the "preliminary damage... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
FEMA teams assess damage in Mainemoney would help state and local governments pay for up to 75 percent of the cl
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
money would help state and local governments pay for up to 75 percent of the clean-up costs. Even Central Maine Power or Emera Maine could benefit from the funds, according to Alvarado. After the teams complete the "preliminary damage... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine seeks Obamacare enrollment extension after historic wind stormweek asking that the enrollment period be extended for Maine residents because
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
week asking that the enrollment period be extended for Maine residents because more than 100,000 Central Maine Power and Emera Maine customers were still without power when the enrollment period opened on Nov. 1, a few days after strong wind and... Read more
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Business Wire
Emera Reports Q3 2017 EarningsHALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emera (TSX: EMA) today reported results
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emera (TSX: EMA) today reported results for the third quarter of 2017. Q3 2017 Highlights: Reported Net Income: Adjusted Net Income (excluding after-tax mark-to-market impacts): Adjusted net income (1) was... Read more
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Business Wire
Emera Announces Board Appointment of Kent HarveyHALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jackie Sheppard, Chair of Emera Inc. (TS
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jackie Sheppard, Chair of Emera Inc. (TSX:EMA), today announced the appointment of Kent Harvey to Emera’s Board of Directors. Mr. Harvey’s appointment is effective November 10, 2017. Mr. Harvey is an... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Gusting winds knock out power to thousands of Mainersfall storm brought rain and gusting winds up to 69 mph knocking out power to cl
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
fall storm brought rain and gusting winds up to 69 mph knocking out power to close to 500,000 Maine homes and businesses. Emera officials said the hardest hit areas are northern Penobscot and Hancock counties. They say crews will work to repair... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Gusting winds knock out power to thousands of Mainershigh winds to the area. As of 9:00 a.m. Central Maine Power was reporting near
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
high winds to the area. As of 9:00 a.m. Central Maine Power was reporting nearly 5,000 outages with the majority of those in York and Kennebec County. Emera Maine was reporting more than 1,100 outages. This story will be updated. © 2017 W... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
State braces for high winds, stormy weather Fridayto nearly half a million Mainers who lost power. “We recognize how difficult r
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
to nearly half a million Mainers who lost power. “We recognize how difficult recent outages have been on our customers,” Emera Vice President Rob Belliveau said. “We want them to know we’re making arrangements to ensure our response to any... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Should Maine hold power companies more accountable for outages?The Public Utilities Commission first needs to get formal estimates from Emera
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
The Public Utilities Commission first needs to get formal estimates from Emera and Central Maine Power on their costs to restore power, commission spokesman Harry Lanphear said. Maine utilities must report their overall performance to the commission... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Where power companies get their weather informationmore than a week ago knocked out power to more than 400,000 people across Maine
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
more than a week ago knocked out power to more than 400,000 people across Maine. According to Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, just 94 customers between the two companies did not have power as of 5 p.m. Wednesday. For utility companies, a... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Where power companies get their weather informationmore than a week ago knocked out power to more than 400,000 people across Maine
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
more than a week ago knocked out power to more than 400,000 people across Maine. According to Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, just 94 customers between the two companies did not have power as of 5 p.m. Wednesday. For utility companies, a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Meet Nancy Tower, Tampa Electric's incoming CEOfor more than a century will be under new management. Nancy Tower, an executive
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
for more than a century will be under new management. Nancy Tower, an executive at the utility's Canadian parent company Emera Inc., is taking over as president and CEO of Tampa Electric beginning Dec. 1. She succeeds Gordon Gillette, 57, a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Electricity prices to jump for Bangor Hydro customersMost of Emera Maine’s Bangor Hydro District customers will see higher electrici
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Most of Emera Maine’s Bangor Hydro District customers will see higher electricity rates next year. Residential and small business customers receiving standard rates for electricity service, or the energy supply portion of their bill, will see a 14... Read more
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Bizjournals
Tampa Electric names new president and CEOEmera Inc., the Canadian company that bought Tampa Electric and its parent comp
Bizjournals / Posted 10 days ago
Emera Inc., the Canadian company that bought Tampa Electric and its parent company, TECO Energy Inc., has named one of its own corporate officers as the new leader at Tampa Electric. Nancy Tower was named Tampa Electric president and CEO, effective... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa Electric: Gordon Gillette retiring, new Canadian CEO namedis retiring Nov. 30. He will be replaced by Nancy Tower, a longtime executive w
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
is retiring Nov. 30. He will be replaced by Nancy Tower, a longtime executive with the utility's Canadian parent company, Emera Inc. Tower, 58, joins Tampa Electric at a time its safety practices are under a spotlight. Five of its workers were... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Top 5 at noon: Investigators hunt for motive in Texas church shooting; TECO names new CEO; and moreRETIREMENT, NAMES NEW CEO Gordon Gillette, CEO of Tampa Electric Co., will ret
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
RETIREMENT, NAMES NEW CEO Gordon Gillette, CEO of Tampa Electric Co., will retire Nov. 30, the utility's parent company Emera Inc. announced today. He will be replaced by longtime Emera executive Nancy Tower. Tower most recently worked as the... Read more
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Business Wire
Emera Announces Leadership ChangesHALIFAX, Nova Scotia and TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emera Inc. (“Emera”) (TS
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia and TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emera Inc. (“Emera”) (TSX: EMA) announced today that Nancy Tower will become the President and Chief Executive Officer of Tampa Electric upon Gordon Gillette’s retirement on Nov.30. “Gordon has... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Power returns for 99 percent of Mainers who lost it in stormresidences unlikely to be occupied at this time of year, a CMP spokeswoman wrot
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
residences unlikely to be occupied at this time of year, a CMP spokeswoman wrote in a release. At 6:40 a.m. Monday, the Emera Maine website showed 503 customers remained without power, though some of those outages might not be directly related... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Out of state crews help Maine with power restorationBLUE HILL, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Emera Maine says that they have had over 550 p
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
BLUE HILL, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Emera Maine says that they have had over 550 people involved in their power restoration efforts since last week's wind storm, and over 100 of them are from out of state. One of those crews came all the way from... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Utility workers push on nearly a week after stormin his neighborhood in the past week and the downed trees are yet to be cleared
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
in his neighborhood in the past week and the downed trees are yet to be cleared from lines. Both Central Maine Power and Emera Maine believe they'll have electricity restored to the majority of customers by the end of the weekend. © 2017... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Utility workers push on nearly a week after stormin his neighborhood in the past week and the downed trees are yet to be cleared
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
in his neighborhood in the past week and the downed trees are yet to be cleared from lines. Both Central Maine Power and Emera Maine believe they'll have electricity restored to the majority of customers by the end of the weekend. © 2017... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Thousands of Mainers remain without power a week after historic stormfrom the historic storm. At 8 a.m. Sunday, roughly 15,000 Central Maine Power
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
from the historic storm. At 8 a.m. Sunday, roughly 15,000 Central Maine Power customers remained without electricity. Emera Maine, which services northern and central parts of the state, had restored power to all but about 2,800... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
'What a relief,' Orland woman on oxygen has power restoredto her. "The wires were too low for any big vehicle to get through," said Wind
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
to her. "The wires were too low for any big vehicle to get through," said Winder. Winder's neighbor says he called Emera Maine about the issue multiple times, including Thursday morning. Emera Maine says their records indicate a call to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Power companies push to meet goal of restoring electricity to all Mainers todayreported that crews had reduced the number of customers without power from a hi
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
reported that crews had reduced the number of customers without power from a high of 404,000 on Monday to roughly 35,000. Emera Maine, which services the northern part of the state, reported just more than 6,800 customers without power at 8 a.m.... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Officials tell those still without power 'you are not forgotten'more than 67,000 customers without power, down from 404,000 customers at the pe
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
more than 67,000 customers without power, down from 404,000 customers at the peak of the power outages Monday at noon. Emera Maine had less than 13,000 customers without power, down from 90,000. The fall sou'easter hit Maine Sunday night into... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Officials tell those still without power 'you are not forgotten'more than 67,000 customers without power, down from 404,000 customers at the pe
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
more than 67,000 customers without power, down from 404,000 customers at the peak of the power outages Monday at noon. Emera Maine had less than 13,000 customers without power, down from 90,000. The fall sou'easter hit Maine Sunday night into... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Officials: Most Mainers should be back on the grid by Saturday nightmore than 67,000 customers without power, down from 404,000 customers at the pe
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
more than 67,000 customers without power, down from 404,000 customers at the peak of the power outages Monday at noon. Emera Maine had less than 13,000 customers without power, down from 90,000. The fall sou'easter hit Maine Sunday night into... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Crews 'from away' essential to restoration effortswas still not fully restored as of Friday morning. City officials even took to
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
was still not fully restored as of Friday morning. City officials even took to social media to voice their concerns about Emera’s response. Here’s what some NEWS CENTER viewers from across the state had to say: Michelle shared: "We must have... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Crews 'from away' essential to restoration effortswas still not fully restored as of Friday morning. City officials even took to
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
was still not fully restored as of Friday morning. City officials even took to social media to voice their concerns about Emera’s response. Here’s what some NEWS CENTER viewers from across the state had to say: Michelle shared: "We must have... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Number of Mainers without power drops below 100,000Central Maine Power reported Thursday night that the number had been reduced to
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Central Maine Power reported Thursday night that the number had been reduced to about 80,000. About 4,000 customers of Emera Maine, which services most of the northern and central parts of the state, remained without power Thursday... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Utilities will take another day to get Maine power restoredsays just about everyone should be back online by late Saturday. The rest of t
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
says just about everyone should be back online by late Saturday. The rest of the remaining outages are customers of Emera Maine. The company says it expects to make significant progress on Friday and wrap up Saturday. © 2017 Associated... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Utilities will take another day to get Maine power restoredsays just about everyone should be back online by late Saturday. The rest of t
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
says just about everyone should be back online by late Saturday. The rest of the remaining outages are customers of Emera Maine. The company says it expects to make significant progress on Friday and wrap up Saturday. © 2017 Associated... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesstate. All told, 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 15 days ago
state. All told, 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesstate. All told, 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
state. All told, 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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The Columbian
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
4,000 still without power in Bangormid-afternoon on Thursday, meaning another 500 customers in the Hammond Street
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
mid-afternoon on Thursday, meaning another 500 customers in the Hammond Street corridor could have power by Thursday night, Emera Maine spokeswoman Judy Long said Thursday. Every circuit in Bangor that powers more than 100 customers will also be... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Hundreds of utility crews working on Maine outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagestotal of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 days ago
total of 2,800 workers were restoring power in the territories of the two major utilities, Central Maine Power and Emera Maine. Even though there had been no deaths, there were several near misses: A CMP worker suffered a glancing blow... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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WALB Albany
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hundreds of utility crews working in Maine on power outagesreported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on T
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
reported that the number of outages in the state was down to about 140,000 on Thursday morning. Central Maine Power and Emera Maine, the two major utilities in the state, said they had a total of 2,800 people in the field working to restore... Read more
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