Norwich Public Utilities (NPU)

A municipally owned utility serving Norwich, CT with
natural gas, electricity, water and sewer services.

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Utility asking for 10% reduction in water use by commercial, residential customers

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For the second consecutive year, a three man utility crew from Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has won the annual skills competition held by the Northeast Public Power Association (NEPPA).  The tenth annual event attracted 13 teams from across New England to complete in six events and was held at the NEPPA training center in Littleton, MA on September 15-16.

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With drought-like conditions persisting in the region, NPU has issued a Water Supply Watch and is encouraging both commercial and residential customers to be cautious in their use of water until conditions improve.

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Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) Division Manager Jeff Brining was recently presented with a Patriot Award by Tom Pandolfi, Vice Chair of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). Andrew Shetland, an NPU employee serving in the Connecticut Army National Guard nominated Brining, his immediate supervisor, and NPU for supporting him and his family while deployed.

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The Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative (CMEEC) and Norwich Public Utilities (NPU), in partnership with SolarCity and Brightfields Development, formally opened the largest solar and energy storage system in the state on Wednesday. Congressman Joe Courtney and State Senator Cathy Osten joined representatives from each of the participating organizations at a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Basic conservation measures urged as heat and humidity continue.

With the continued stretch of hot and humid weather impacting the region, Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has issued a Power Alert, effective between 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm on Monday, July 25, 2016. 
 
NPU is asking both residential and commercial customers to use electricity wisely this afternoon and evening. A decrease in the demand for electricity will minimize the overall stress and strain on NPU’s electrical infrastructure while the high temperatures persist.
 
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Conservation measures urged as high temperatures continue.

As extremely high temperatures and humidity continue for a second consecutive day, Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has issued a Power Alert, effective between 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm on Thursday, July 7, 2016.

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Utility requests customers to conserve electricity as heat arrives in region.
 
In response to extremely warm and humid weather that is impacting Connecticut this week, Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) has issued a Power Alert, effective between 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm on Wednesday, July 6, 2016. Additional Power Alerts are probable through the end of the week. 
 
With temperatures reaching the 90s this week, demand for electricity by NPU customers will increase significantly. By encouraging energy efficiency, NPU hopes to decrease the impact on its electrical infrastructure while the high temperatures persist.
 
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Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) announces the formal opening of its new $1.8 million compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle fueling station, a project funded in large part through a grant from the Federal Highway Administration. 
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Monday, 23 May 2016 11:44

Memorial Day Holiday Closing

NPU's business offices and customer service center will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.  Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 31st.  For utility emergencies, please call 860-887-2555.

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