The Daily Northwestern

Startup created at Northwestern partners with ComEd on energy use program

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

January 6, 2016

A customer engagement startup created at Northwestern has partnered with Commonwealth Edison, the largest electric utility in Illinois, to launch a pilot program for ComEd customers to track and improve their energy consumptio...

Power outages reported throughout Northwestern, Evanston

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 27, 2015

Power outages affected more than 600 customers in Evanston on Monday night, according to Commonwealth Edison. On Northwestern’s campus, there were outages at University Library, Blomquist Recreation Center and portions of...

ComEd outage leaves 2,100 in Evanston area without power

Susan Du, City Editor

October 10, 2012

Commonwealth Edison reported a power outage Tuesday afternoon that affected about 2,100 customers. City spokesman Eric Palmer said in a news release that as of 4:47 p.m., there were 1,285 ComEd customers without power. When...