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  1. Electrical Worker Shocked While Working Underground in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    He contract worker was doing some underground work in Rochester, N.Y., when another co-worker looked down into the manhole to discover that the man was unresponsive. An electrical worker was rushed to the hospital last week after being he was possibly shocked.

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  2. Dubnik brings an entrepreneurial backgroundRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... was David Laniak, a seasoned public utility executive in his late 50s who had come to ACC from Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. after a management shuffle. Laniak took over as ACC chairman and CEO in 1996 but died unexpectedly at 62 in 1997. Dubnik, ...

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  3. Geneseo returns $6K of electric overcharge to general fundRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The Village of Geneseo has resolved an $11,200 electrical overcharge by Rochester Gas and Electric by paying half of the refunded money to the auditing firm that caught the mistake and returning half of it to the Village general fund. Geneseo Mayor Richard Hatheway again emphasized that RG&E did not intentionally overcharge the Village electrical bill for the past six years.

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  4. Children in Rochester reported trapped in cave behind waterfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    ... A members to respond to the scene. The youths were reportedly safe, but rescuers were waiting for Rochester Gas and Electric to slow the water flow.

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  5. When it's time to protest - and when it isn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    One of my first jobs after I got my undergraduate degree was professional protester. I worked for the Greenpeace affiliate in Rochester, N.Y., for about a year in the mid-1990s, until the national organization closed it down, citing budget cuts.

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  6. RG&E seeks proposals for electricity distribution grid workRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. announced Wednesday it is seeking proposals to address the need to upgrade its electricity distribution grid in Rochester. RG&E, a subsidiary of Avangrid Inc., has issued a request for proposals seeking suggestions for distributed generation, demand response, energy efficiency programs, energy storage or other resources to ensure continued reliable service to 6,500 residential and commercial customers in the area served by the company's Station 43 substation.

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  7. RG&E and NYSEG will be using helicopters to inspect power linesRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2016 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    No, they aren't trying to collect on a bill. Rochester Gas and Electric and New York State Electric and Gas Corporation -- which covers areas east of Rochester -- will be performing aerial checks of power lines.

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  8. Chalupa, IrvingRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Times of Wayne County

    MARION/WILLIAMSON/SODUS: Age 85 of DeFisher Road, Marion passed away on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 after a brief illness. Mr. Chalupa was a veteran of the US Air Force and a retiree of Rochester Gas and Electric where he worked as a line foreman with 38 years of service.

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  9. Blackouts in Livingston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    LIVINGSTON COUNTY Southern Livingston County is experiencing widespread blackouts as the result of downed power lines on the border of Mount Morris and Nunda. According to online outage maps by Rochester Gas and Electric and National Grid, about 3,970 people are without power in an area that includes Nunda, Portageville, Mount Morris, Groveland and Conesus.

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  10. Flooring company makes solar move in PittsfordRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Messner Carpet-Rugs-Flooring has become the first company to go solar in the village of Pittsford. Sixty-eight solar panels were installed last month on the roof of the company's residential showroom at 19 Monroe Ave. Once the system is connected to the grid through Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. early this month, solar energy will provide 62 percent of the flooring company's power.

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  11. Regulators approve rate hikes for RG&E, NYSEGaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... gas delivery charges since 2012. Customers who receive both electricity and natural gas from Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. will pay $147 a year more by 2018. New York State Electric and Gas Corp. customers would pay $184 more for electricity and ...

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  12. Firm to build commercial greenhouse operation in WebsterRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... Jobs Program tax credits and a $750,000 capital grant in return for job creation commitments. Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. will provide a $400,000 grant to help offset electric infrastructure costs. Farm Credit East is providing a farm credit ...

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  13. Joint Corp. cracks marketRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Joint Corp. CEO John Richards, 68, is the younger brother of Thomas Richards, the city's onetime mayor and a former CEO of Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. Making its second foray into Upstate New York, Joint Corp. recently opened an office in Perinton. The owner of a rapidly growing Scottsdale, Ariz.-based chain of some 330 franchised and company-owned chiropractic clinics in 28 states, Joint Corp. has wider ambitions.

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  14. Thousands Without Power in Greece After CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Your News Now

    Rochester Gas and Electric is working to restore power to thousands of Greece residents after a crash early Sunday morning. Greece Police say a woman was driving on Long Pond Road when she fell asleep at the wheel near Banbury Drive around 3 a.m. Her car crashed into a utility pole, snapping it in half and and bringing down power wires.

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  15. Launch NY sees impact on regionRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... access to capital is the hard part," said Marnie LaVigne, president and CEO of Launch New York. Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. and New York State Electric & Gas Corp., subsidiaries of Avangrid Inc., recently awarded two economic development ...

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  16. RG&E parent posts jump in net incomeRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Avangrid Inc. posted a 23 percent increase in first-quarter net income on Tuesday. Avangrid became the parent company of Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. in December following the merger of RGE's former parent company Maine-based Iberdrola USA Inc. with Connecticut-based UIL Holdings.

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  17. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of AVANGRID, Inc. (AVANGRID) and its utility subsidiary Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (RGE)... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed CNO Financial Group Inc.'s (CNO) 'BBB-' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and the ...

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of AVANGRID, Inc. (AVANGRID) and its utility subsidiary Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (RGE)... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed CNO Financial Group Inc.'s (CNO) 'BBB-' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and the ...

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  19. Fitch Upgrades AVANGRID and Subs; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of AVANGRID, Inc. (AVANGRID) and its utility subsidiary Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation (RGE) to 'BBB+' from 'BBB'. Fitch has affirmed the long-term IDRs of AVANGRID's utility subsidiaries Central Maine ...

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  20. MIT Energy Initiative and AVANGRID collaborate to study future of electricity industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... Comillas--is working with AVANGRID, the parent company of New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG), Rochester Gas and Electric (RG&E), Central Maine Power and United Illuminating, to create a model that could support New York's Reforming the Energy ...

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