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Hurricane Sandy Victims' Electric Bills Show Charges for Power Despite Blackout

Hurricane Sandy victims on Long Island who spent weeks in the dark after the storm knocked out their power are livid after receiving electricity bills charging them for a normal rate of usage during that time. The Long Island Power Authority sent out the bills, basing customers' estimated usage rates on those from the... Continue Reading »

'Superstorm' Hurricane Sandy Power Outages: Should You Buy a Standby Generator for Your Home?

As Hurricane Sandy brings its howling winds and pelting rain ashore on the East Coast, estimates show that as many as 10 million people could lose power -- and remain in the dark for a week or more. It's the second time in as many years that a hurricane has targeted the heavily populated Northeast corridor of the U.S. --... Continue Reading »

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