SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) August 8, 2017
Consolidated Edison, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
|4 Irving Place, New York, New York||10003|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code (212) 460-4600
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
ITEM 8.01. Other Events
On August 8, 2017, Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) entered into an underwriting agreement with J.P. Morgan Securities LLC for the sale of 4,100,000 of Con Edisons Common Shares ($.10 par value). The Common Shares were registered under the Securities Act of 1933 pursuant to a Registration Statement on Form S-3 (No. 333-206178, effective August 6, 2015). The exhibits hereto relating to the Common Shares are hereby incorporated by reference in such registration statement.
ITEM 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
|Exhibit 1||Underwriting Agreement relating to the Common Shares.|
|Exhibit 5||Opinion of Elizabeth D. Moore, Esq., Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Con Edison, relating to the Common Shares.|
|Exhibit 23||Consent of Elizabeth D. Moore, Esq., Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Con Edison (included in Exhibit 5).|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|CONSOLIDATED EDISON, INC.|
|Vice President and Controller|
Date: August 14, 2017