PSEG Long Island: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

PSEG Long Island

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About PSEG Long Island

PSEG Long Island is a state owned organization providing electricity in New York, including cities such as New York, Brentwood CDP, Hempstead, Levittown CDP, and Freeport. The supplier last reported a total of 1,028,305 residential, 127,688 commercial customer accounts and one transportation customer, which makes up the sum of their customers. Customers of PSEG Long Island spend, on average, 22.16 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 11.66% higher than the average state price of 19.85 cents. In 2022 the company had retail sales of 18,274,293 megawatt hours. The electricity they sourced consisted of megawatt hours generated by the company in power plants they own and megawatt hours acquired on the wholesale market. They generated 1,764,846 megawatt hours and purchased 17,623,059 wholesale megawatt hours.

The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer of PSEG Long Island is $163.11 per month. The power grid managed by the provider has 0.68 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 55.99 minutes. The national average for other suppliers is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes per outage. PSEG Long Island is the 2nd largest electricity company out of 99 suppliers in New York based on total megawatt hours sold. Generation plants owned or managed by PSEG Long Island generate a total of 1,401,635.43 megawatt hours, which is the 239th highest of any supplier in the country.

PSEG Long Island Net Metering

Customers of PSEG Long Island are able to take advantage of net metering solutions, which is a positive for both parties. Net metering makes solar panel purchases more economically feasible as it gives the ability for citizens to sell electricity back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity generation business. Providers must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. PSEG Long Island recently reported an annual loss of roughly 5.62% of the electricity that they generate. The state average for energy loss is 2.42% and the US average is 2.87%. This gives PSEG Long Island a ranking of 27th best out of 99 electricity companies in New York and 1023rd best out of 3518 suppliers in the country.

PSEG Long Island Rate & Electric Bills

PSEG Long Island residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.269/kWh$0.181/kWh$333.52/mo.$106.02/mo.
2838th22.16¢PSEG Long Island's Average residential price per kWh
2507th$163.11Average monthly electricity bill for PSEG Long Island's residential customers

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PSEG Long Island Overview

  • Company Type:State
  • Parent Company:PSEG

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Quick Facts About PSEG Long Island

PSEG Long Island is the 210th largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types in the United States.

PSEG Long Island's electricity facilities produce 1,401,635.43 megawatt hours from nuclear power sources.

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Energy Loss

PSEG Long Island's energy loss due to business operations.

-5.62%

Total Energy Loss

1,090,443MWh

1023 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of PSEG Long Island's Power Outages

55.99 min.

vs. national average of 137.24 min.

0.68 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.27

PSEG Long Island Energy Makeup

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PSEG Long Island State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
New York1,155,9943,707,229,5342100%

PSEG Long Island County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Nassau County1,383,726222.24$162.07/mo
Queens County2,278,0294432.13$175.74/mo
Suffolk County1,525,465322.46$163.43/mo

Power Plants Owned by PSEG Long Island

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oswego County NY Nuclear 15,573,727

PSEG Long Island Fuel Makeup

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Cities PSEG Long Island Has Coverage

  • Amityville, NY
  • Asharoken, NY
  • Atlantic Beach, NY
  • Babylon, NY
  • Baxter Estates, NY
  • Bayville, NY
  • Belle Terre, NY
  • Bellerose, NY
  • Bellport, NY
  • Brightwaters, NY
  • Brookville, NY
  • Cedarhurst, NY
  • Centre Island, NY
  • Cove Neck, NY
  • Dering Harbor, NY
  • East Hampton, NY
  • East Hills, NY
  • East Rockaway, NY
  • East Williston, NY
  • Farmingdale, NY
  • Floral Park, NY
  • Flower Hill, NY
  • Freeport, NY
  • Garden City, NY
  • Glen Cove, NY
  • Great Neck, NY
  • Great Neck Estates, NY
  • Great Neck Plaza, NY
  • Head of the Harbor, NY
  • Hempstead, NY
  • Hewlett Bay Park, NY
  • Hewlett Harbor, NY
  • Hewlett Neck, NY
  • Huntington Bay, NY
  • Island Park, NY
  • Islandia, NY
  • Kensington, NY
  • Kings Point, NY
  • Lake Grove, NY
  • Lake Success, NY
  • Lattingtown, NY
  • Laurel Hollow, NY
  • Lawrence, NY
  • Lindenhurst, NY
  • Lloyd Harbor, NY
  • Long Beach, NY
  • Lynbrook, NY
  • Malverne, NY
  • Manorhaven, NY
  • Massapequa Park, NY
  • Mastic Beach, NY
  • Matinecock, NY
  • Mill Neck, NY
  • Mineola, NY
  • Munsey Park, NY
  • Muttontown, NY
  • New Hyde Park, NY
  • New York, NY
  • Nissequogue, NY
  • North Haven, NY
  • North Hills, NY
  • Northport, NY
  • Ocean Beach, NY
  • Old Brookville, NY
  • Old Field, NY
  • Old Westbury, NY
  • Oyster Bay Cove, NY
  • Patchogue, NY
  • Plandome, NY
  • Plandome Heights, NY
  • Plandome Manor, NY
  • Poquott, NY
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • Port Washington North, NY
  • Quogue, NY
  • Rockville Centre, NY
  • Roslyn, NY
  • Roslyn Estates, NY
  • Roslyn Harbor, NY
  • Russell Gardens, NY
  • Saddle Rock, NY
  • Sag Harbor, NY
  • Sagaponack, NY
  • Saltaire, NY
  • Sands Point, NY
  • Sea Cliff, NY
  • Shoreham, NY
  • South Floral Park, NY
  • Southampton, NY
  • Stewart Manor, NY
  • Thomaston, NY
  • Upper Brookville, NY
  • Valley Stream, NY
  • Village of the Branch, NY
  • West Hampton Dunes, NY
  • Westbury, NY
  • Westhampton Beach, NY
  • Williston Park, NY
  • Woodsburgh, NY

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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PSEG Long Island FAQ:

How many power plants are owned by or associated with PSEG Long Island?

There is one power plant associated with or owned by PSEG Long Island.

What cities does PSEG Long Island provider electricity in?

PSEG Long Island provides electricity in 99 cities.

What company is PSEG Long Island owned by?

PSEG Long Island is owned by PSEG.

What is the average bundled bill for PSEG Long Island customers each month?

Consumers of PSEG Long Island pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $163.11.

When will PSEG Long Island power be restored?

Average outage times for PSEG Long Island are about 55.99 minutes per outage.

What percentage of PSEG Long Island's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

PSEG Long Island produces 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for PSEG Long Island customers?

Consumers of PSEG Long Island, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 22.16 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of PSEG Long Island's electricity is generated from renewable fuels?

Power facilities owned by or associated with PSEG Long Island produce 0% of their electricity from renewable fuel types.

How many counties does PSEG Long Island have customers in to?

PSEG Long Island provides electricity to customers in 3 counties in the nation.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-03-29