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 1,025,202 residential, 123,313 commercial customer accounts and one transportation customer, which makes up the sum of their customers. Customers of PSEG Long Island spend, on average, 22.74 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 24.00% higher than the average state price of 18.34 cents. In 2020 the company had retail sales of 18,080,399 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 1,830,165 megawatt hours and purchased 17,460,309 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2020, the provider made a total of $3,929,885,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $3,619,477,100 from retail sales to end users.

The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer of PSEG Long Island is $175.47 per month. The power grid managed by the provider has 0.8 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 65.95 minutes. The national average for other suppliers is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage. PSEG Long Island is the 2nd largest electricity company out of 98 suppliers in New York based on total megawatt hours sold. Generation plants owned or managed by PSEG Long Island generate a total of 1,397,535.66 megawatt hours, which is the 244th 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 6.15% of the electricity that they generate. The state average for energy loss is 2.03% and the US average is 2.76%. This gives PSEG Long Island a ranking of 26th best out of 98 electricity companies in New York and 1174th best out of 3509 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 February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.247/kWh$0.181/kWh$278.51/mo.$106.02/mo.
2909th22.74¢PSEG Long Island's Average residential price per kWh
2837th$175.47Average monthly electricity bill for PSEG Long Island's residential customers

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 218th largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types in the United States.

    PSEG Long Island's electricity facilities produce 1,397,535.66 megawatt hours from nuclear power sources.

    Energy provider of the year for New York, Major Provider Category
    Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
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    Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
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    Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
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    Energy Loss

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

    -6.15%

    Total Energy Loss

    1,186,240MWh

    1174 National Rank

    Grid Reliability

    Length & Frequency of PSEG Long Island's Power Outages

    65.95 min.

    vs. national average of 122.99 min.

    0.8 outages/yr

    vs. national average of 1.21

    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 York1,148,5163,969,135,6442100%

    PSEG Long Island County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Nassau County1,395,774222.58$174.13/mo
    Queens County2,405,4644527.41$165.54/mo
    Suffolk County1,525,920322.82$175.72/mo

    Power Plants Owned by PSEG Long Island

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Oswego County NY Nuclear 15,528,174

    PSEG Long Island Fuel Makeup

    NUCLEAR
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    100.00%

    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 $175.47.

    When will PSEG Long Island power be restored?

    Average outage times for PSEG Long Island are about 65.95 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 22.74 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.

    Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
    Published: 2022-09-01