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Friday, July 11, 2014 - NEW NATIONAL GRID ELECTRIC SUBSTATION TO PROVIDE INCREASED CAPACITY, IMPROVED RELIABILITY IN AMHERST
$16 Million Investment in Frankhauser Road Site Part of Ongoing, Billion Dollar Infrastructure Spend
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Thursday, July 10, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID MAKES SIGNIFICANT PROGRESS IN SERVICE RESTORATION FOLLOWING DEVASTATING WINDS, TORNADOES IN UPSTATE NEW YORK
With More Than 95 Percent Restored, Huge Field Force Focuses on Remaining Work, Company Urges Continued Public Diligence Toward Safety
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Friday, July 04, 2014 - FIREWORKS START EARLY WITH STRONG THUNDER AND LIGHTNING STORMS ACROSS CAPITAL REGION
Storms Topple Trees, Electricity Poles As National Grid Crews Restore Power To Nearly 20,000 Customers
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Tuesday, July 01, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID FUNDING HELPS MILK STREET DAIRY IMPROVE PRODUCTION AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Improvements Increase Capabilities and Control Costs
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Thursday, June 26, 2014 - "WHERE FLOWERS BLOOM SO DOES HOPE," NATIONAL GRID COMMEMORATES FIRST MOHAWK VALLEY PARK RENEWAL PROJECT
Company Continues Commitment After Last Year's Major Flooding
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Thursday, June 12, 2014 - WEATHERBUG PROGRAM WILL ALLOW NATIONAL GRID TO IMPROVE STORM MONITORING, SUPPORT STEM
National Grid's Community Weather Monitoring Program Kicks Off at Ballston Spa School with WeatherBug Launch
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Monday, June 09, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID HELPS SWEET HOME SCHOOL DISTRICT SAVE OVER $125,000 IN ANNUAL COSTS
Savings generated through National Grid's Energy Initiative Program
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Wednesday, June 04, 2014 - NEEP Recognizes Four National Grid Customers As 2014 Northeast Business Leaders for Energy Efficiency
Cedar's Mediterranean Foods, Chestnut Hill Realty, Citizens Bank, N.A. and Union College lauded for commitment to leadership in energy efficiency
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Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID REMINDS OFF-ROAD DRIVERS: UTILITY CORRIDORS ARE OFF LIMITS

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Monday, June 02, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID SUPPORTS EPA EFFORTS TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS

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Monday, June 02, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID HAS A LOCAL CONNECTION TO TRIPLE CROWN FAVORITE CALIFORNIA CHROME
National Grid is part of coalition sponsoring California Chrome's jockey, Victor Espinoza, with the "Call 811 Before You Dig" message
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Sunday, June 01, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID EMPLOYEES VOLUNTEER TO BRING VIETNAM WAR MEMORIAL RESTORATION PROJECT IN ALBANY CLOSER TO FINISH LINE
Volunteer labor and donations raise $225,000 in four years
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Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID ANNOUNCES ENHANCED POWER OUTAGE INFORMATION AT ENERGY DATAPALOOZA
New Industry Standard Will Help Customers and Others Make Better Informed Decisions
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Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID RECOGNIZED BY TREE LINE USA FOR BEST ARBORICULTURE PRACTICES FOR FIFTEENTH YEAR IN A ROW

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Friday, May 23, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID AND ALLEN ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL "LEAD WITH SAFETY"
More Than 400 Students Participate in Safety Demonstrations and Interactive Displays
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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID REMINDS CUSTOMERS TO BE SAFE WHEN WORKING, PLAYING OUTDOORS AS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND DRAWS NEAR

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID RESPONDS TO EPA'S FINAL COOLING WATER INTAKE STRUCTURE RULE

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID HELPS CAMBRIDGE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT UPGRADE INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL LIGHTING
More than $46,000 realized in annual energy cost savings
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Friday, May 09, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID VOLUNTEERS "SPRUCE UP" RYDER PARK FOR EARTH DAY
Event Reflects National Grid's Commitment to Environmental Responsibility and Protection
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Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID AND LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS LAUNCH NEW ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WEBSITE
Real Estate and Other Data Help to Retain, Attract and Grow Businesses in Onondaga County
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Monday, May 05, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID BEGINS VOLUNTARY CLEANUP OF FORMER MANUFACTURED GAS PLANT SITE

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID OFFERS EMERGENCY RELIEF PROGRAMS TO UPSTATE NEW YORK LOW-INCOME CUSTOMERS
A Variety of Payment Options and Programs are Available
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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - OLD BEER FRIDGE JUST HAS TO GO? GET PAID TO BE RID OF IT!
National Grid Increases Incentive for Upstate New York Customers to Remove and Recycle Refrigerators, Freezers to Help Save Energy, Lower Bills
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - STEM CAREERS DAY HITS A HOME RUN WITH AREA STUDENTS
More Than 200 Students, Educators and Business Leaders Participated in Education and Business Partnership Program
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Wednesday, April 09, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID URGES CAUTION DURING 'NATIONAL DIG SAFELY MONTH'
Safety of Customers and Communities is Priority as Spring Projects Take Hold
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Wednesday, April 09, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID URGES CAUTION DURING 'NATIONAL SAFE DIGGING MONTH'
Safety of Customers and Communities is Priority as Spring Projects Take Hold
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Thursday, March 27, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID AWARDS DEVELOPMENT GRANT TO WELDED TUBE USA, INC. FOR BETHLEHEM SITE PROJECT
Grant helps company continue development of new steel pipe manufacturing site in Western New York
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Thursday, March 27, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID AND SAY YES SYRACUSE HONOR MARSHALL A. NELSON URBAN MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Legacy of Civil Rights Crusader Continues to Promote STEM Careers to Syracuse City School Students
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Monday, March 24, 2014 - NATIONAL GRID ENCOURAGES CUSTOMERS TO "USE THEIR SENSES" AND BE AWARE OF GAS LEAKS AS SPRING THAW BEGINS
Company also Reminds Customers of Importance of Carbon Monoxide Safety
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