Callers claim Maine Electric customers were overpaid

The Maine Public Utilities Commission is warning customers of an apparent scam targeting Maine public utility customers by people claiming to represent the commission. The commission says it has received multiple reports where callers claim customers have been overcharged on their last two electricity bills and offer to send a …

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Electric cooperative members warned against utility fraud

a job Arkansas Electric Cooperatives wants to help Arkansans avoid falling victim to energy scams. Consumers with water, gas, and electricity connections are often targets of utility scams. Scammers communicate with consumers through a variety of means, including phone calls, text messages, emails, and even in-person visits. A newer tactic …

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Mahoning Valley electrical grid improvements have been completed

The work will help prevent or reduce the impact of power outages for 1,500 FirstEnergy customers Akron, Ohio, May 20, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — American Transmission Systems, Inc. (ATSI), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), installed approximately 250 new insulators along a 22-mile section of transmission line that runs through… …

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How annoying rodents mess with electricity

HAMPTON — Unitil on Monday kicked off “Squirrel Week 2024,” its annual social media campaign aimed at raising awareness of the dangers that nature’s creatures can pose to electrical infrastructure and the risks to its safety as well. This is the third year that Unitil, a provider of electricity and …

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Isuzu offers electric refrigerated truck range

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America announces the development of the all-electric Isuzu NRR EV truck integrated with the all-electric Thermo King e300 Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU). The new product was introduced during the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) exhibition. Isuzu’s NRR EV was announced in March 2023 and is scheduled for …

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