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By Staff On Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Lambertville to Save on Electricity Costs through Energy Cooperative

The City of Lambertville today announced that the recently completed energy auction conducted through the South Hunterdon Renewable Energy Cooperative (SHREC) resulted in the selection of electricity suppliers that More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Widespread PECO Outages Persist, But New Hope Parties On

These visitors were having a grand time at Fran’s Pub. UPDATE 9 p.m. Saturday: Power came back on in downtown New Hope. Several hundred thousand suburban Philadelphia residents remained without power Saturday, More...

By Staff On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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South Hunterdon Regional High School Goes Solar

South Hunterdon Regional High School in West Amwell is going green and saving a bit of green thanks to a new solar field near the school and a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the company that installed and funded More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

PECO braces for another bruiser

With prognostications of 6-14 inches of heavy, wet snow Wednesday night into Thursday — along with possible rain, sleet, and high winds — electricity provider PECO Energy is not taking any chances. “We’ve More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

New Hope digs out; Solebury, Buckingham, Yardley, Lambertville experience power outages

Downtown New Hope was miraculously spared power interruption Wednesday, as towns all around the borough experienced partial or full electricity outages. More than 5,000 homes in Solebury alone were affected, with More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

PECO continues infrastructure restoration after last week’s New Hope storm

PECO workers on West Mechanic Street in New Hope (Photo: Charlie Sahner) PECO energy workers continued to replace stressed poles today in the aftermath of last week’s lightening strike near South Main and More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Power restored to New Hope historic district; PECO details repair efforts (UPDATED)

Water pump on South Franklin Street in Lambertville (Photo: Sara Scully) Power returned to West Mechanic, Ferry, Bridge, New and Main streets in New Hope Friday evening, and residents there couldn’t be more More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Lambertville electric power update

Photo: Sara Scully By Sara Scully Wednesday, Oct. 31 update: 5:30 p.m. Mayor DelVecchio urged Lambertville residents, “If you have a place to go for the weekend with power, go!” this was after a daily More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

New Hope gets some power back, Lambertville still in the dark: residents wonder why

Photo: Sara Scully By Sara Scully Lambertville Mayor DelVecchio said in response to New Hope regaining power this afternoon at Wawa, and other Bridge Street locations, “You cannot compare Pennsylvania to New More...