Connecticut Bans Utility Shutoffs Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Connecticut officials have banned utilities from shutting off services to customers amid concerns about coronavirus. The utilities order applies to all electric, natural gas and water companies in the state. The Public Utility Regulatory Authority said it will be in effect during the public health and civil preparedness emergencies declared by Gov. Ned Lamont. ‚ÄúPeople need electricity, heat and water…