Publicly traded Eversource (NYSE: ES) is Connecticut’s largest energy delivery company. Headquartered in Hartford and Boston, Eversource serves Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts by providing both electricity and natural gas utility services to the region. They are best known for maintaining the wires, poles, and electrical infrastructure for most of the state of Connecticut.
Headquartered in Orange, Connecticut, The United Illuminating Company (UI) handles electricity transmission and distribution for the Bridgeport and New Haven areas of the Connecticut shoreline along Long Island Sound. UI is a subsidiary of Avangrid (NYSE: AGR) and is the smaller of Connecticut’s two electric utilities.