New York Power Authority

About New York Power Authority

New York Power Authority is a state owned organization. This means that the state government owns and runs the company. A total of 832 customers (312 commercial properties, 517 industrial customers and 3 transportation customers) purchase their electricity from the company. The company sold 16,687,137 megawatt hours in 2020 by way of traditional retail sales. The electricity generated in the company’s power plants made up 31,486,230 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 7,275,772. In 2020, the supplier made a total of $2,264,757,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $523,468,000 coming from wholesale electricity sales and $835,616,000 from retail sales to end users.

New York Power Authority generates 27,514,411.01 megawatt hours from their electricity plants, ranking them as the 1st largest producer of electricity in the state out of 60 providers. Generation by the company from natural gas totals 3,739,471.6 megawatt hours, which is roughly 13.59% of their total production. New York Power Authority is the 15th largest electricity company out of 3510 electricity companies in the country based on total megawatt hours sold.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is always a reality when working with electricity transmission. New York Power Authority currently averages a loss of about 0.57% of the aggregate electricity they produce. New York Power Authority's energy loss levels leave them with a rank of 5th best out of the 60 providers that operate in New York and report energy loss and 53rd best out of 3510 in the US.

New York Power Authority Rate & Electric Bills

New York Power Authority commercial electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.073/kWh$0.062/kWh$155917.49/mo.$122757.75/mo.
96th6.22¢New York Power Authority's Average commercial price per kWh
258th$122,757.75Average monthly electric bill for New York Power Authority's commercial customers

New York Power Authority Overview

  • Company Type:State
  • Headquarters:123 Main Street Corporate Communications Mail Stop 10 B
    White Plains, New York 10601
    United States of America
  • CEO:John R. Koelmel

New York Power Authority Contact

New York Power Authority Service

  • Outage Phone:(800) 752-6633

Quick Facts About New York Power Authority

Roughly 86.37% of New York Power Authority’s total electricity comes from the use of hydroelectric power.

New York Power Authority produces 23,764,307 megawatt hours (or 86.37% of their total production) from the use of renewable fuels in their electricity generation plants.

New York Power Authority produces 3,750,104.01 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources, which is 9th out of 60 providers in New York.

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Energy Loss

New York Power Authority's energy loss due to business operations.

-0.57%

Total Energy Loss

220,095MWh

53 National Rank

New York Power Authority Energy Makeup

New York Power Authority State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
New York832835,616,0001

Power Plants Owned by New York Power Authority

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lewiston NY Conventional Hydroelectric 16,656,214
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 7,343,399
Queens County NY Natural Gas 2,721,077.011,076,004,480.76395.43
Holtsville CDP NY Natural Gas 561,484244,857,394.03436.09
Joseph J Seymour Power ProjectNew York Power Authority (100.00%)
Kings County NY Natural Gas 102,13560,124,355.34588.68
Suffolk County NY Natural Gas 80,50445,277,424.5562.42
Queens County NY Natural Gas 64,26938,345,135.5596.64
Richmond County NY Natural Gas 59,97234,455,572.2574.53
Bronx County NY Natural Gas 58,87934,845,191.78591.81
Colonie NY Conventional Hydroelectric 55,623

New York Power Authority Fuel Makeup

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
86.37%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
13.59%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.04%

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New York Power Authority FAQ:

What percentage of New York Power Authority’s electricity is generated from renewable fuel sources?

New York Power Authority generates 86.37% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for New York Power Authority?

New York Power Authority's customer service phone number is (914) 681-6200

How many power plants are owned by or associated with New York Power Authority?

New York Power Authority owns or is associated with 17 power plants.

What percentage of New York Power Authority’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Power generation plants owned by or associated with New York Power Authority produce 13.63% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of New York Power Authority?

The current CEO of New York Power Authority is John R. Koelmel.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-04