Strong Storms Leave A Child Dead, A Family Displaced and Thousands Without PowerA boy is dead and thousands of people in Maryland and Virginia are in the dark after strong storms moved through the region Tuesday night.
Dominion Power Clashes With US History in Virginia A power company's plan to build high-rise transmission towers within sight of Jamestown Island has stirred opposition from historic preservationists who say they'll be a visual blight from the swampy shore where America sprouted.
Students, Dominion Power Team Up To Plant TreesEnergy company Dominion is involving Virginia students in a tree-planting project leading to Arbor Day.
Virginia Power Company Running on Renewable BiomassDominion Virginia Power's Altavista power station is now running on renewable biomass as part of a previously announced plan to convert three of its coal-fired power plants in the state to burn mostly waste wood left from regional timbering operations as fuel, the energy provider said Monday.
Dominion Seeks Fuel Rate Hike for Va. CustomersDominion Virginia Power says it's asking state regulators to increase what the utility charges customers to recover its fuel costs for the first time in two years.
Car Strikes Three Power Poles Causing Mass OuttagesA car struck three power poles near Mt. Vernon highway this morning, closing the road and causing downed power lines.
BGE, Dominion, Pepco Not Waiting Around For Storm To HitWith warnings of potential derechos and tornados swirling around, it seems the power companies are learning to head the storm at the pass.
Reston Neighborhood Hit Hard By Weekend StormSaturday's storms in wreaked havoc on the D.C. area after possible tornado funnels toured the region, uprooting trees and knocking out power for thousands.
Tens Of Thousands Still Lack Power In D.C. AreaNearly a week after deadly summer storms struck the mid-Atlantic area, tens of thousands of residents still remain without power.
More Than 112,000 In Virginia Without ElectricityThousands of electricity customers in Virginia remain without service but utility crews are making progress.
McDonnell: Virginia Storm Death Toll Rises To 11The number of Virginia fatalities related to the weekend's severe storms has climbed to 11, Gov. Bob McDonnel"s office said Tuesday.
Current School And Job Closings Throughout The D.C. AreaAfter a colossal storm Friday crushed the area, leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power throughout the weekend and let alone to withstand blistering heat, local power companies have been working overtime to restore basic needs to its customers, but there are still many people affected. Find out if your expected to be at work BEFORE you leave the house.