Op-Ed: Time for LIPA to Become Full Public Utility

The G in PSEG could stand for Goofy. PSEG this month faces loss of the 12-year contract it got in 2013 to operate Long Island’s electrical grid for the Long Island Power Authority. This stems from its massive failures during Tropical Storm Isaias in August Read More …

Update: Rain, Wind Knock Out Power to Hundreds in Huntington

Update 9 p.m. : More than 600 Huntington customers lost power Christmas morning as strong winds and rain hit the area. By about 9 p.m. all but about 30 had had power restored, PSEG-LI said. Huntington Bay and South Huntington were the most affected, with Read More …

LIPA Files $70-Million Claim Against PSEG-LI for Isaias Response

The Long Island Power Authority has filed a $70-million claim against PSEG-LI over its response to Tropical Storm Isaias, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday.  The complaint says PSEG-LI failed to adequately oversee outage management and communications systems, and also complained about a lack of business Read More …

Report: State Attorney General Investigating PSEG-LI

The state attorney general is investigating PSEG-LI’s response to Tropical Storm Isiais, Newsday reported Sunday morning. The investigation will “determine whether violations of state law have occurred,” according to a copy of the letter to PSEG, Newsday said. The letter, dated Aug. 6 and addressed Read More …

Coronavirus: Businesses Close; Some Religious Services Go Online

Updates on the pandemic: PSEG-LI said Tuesday night that it is temporarily closing its 11 customer-service offices, including one in Melville, and temporarily suspended non-critical repair work. Online and phone assistance is still available, and the company directed many employees to work remotely if possible. Read More …

PSEG-LI Awards $75,000 Grant to Huntington YMCA

PSEG-LI has awarded the Huntington YMCA a $75,000 Main Street Revitalization grant to fund the electrical infrastructure of its Jorge Family Healthy Living Center. “We are extremely grateful to PSEG Long Island for its tremendous support of the Jorge Family Healthy Living Center through this generous grant,” Read More …

PSEG-LI Launches Mobile App

PSEG Long Island has launched a new mobile app that enables customers using Apple or Android devices to manage their electric accounts. “Our world is driven by technology. Today’s customers expect companies to do everything they can to make it easier and more convenient to Read More …

Car Crash Takes Out Utility Pole, Closes Road

A car crash led to the closing of parts of New York Avenue for most of the day. Suffolk police said they responded to the crash at West 4th Street and New York Avenue about 4:45 a.m. They said that no life-threatening injuries resulted but Read More …