Supporting our Business Customers

We're Here For You

The COVID-19 outbreak has impacted every aspect of society, but we recognize the particular challenges for our business community. Many businesses have had to close and most are struggling with loss of income while trying to meet expenses and plan for recovery.

As your trusted energy provider, we will support you throughout this crisis and beyond.

  • Visit psegliny.com/business for PSEG Long Island business resources, including ways to reduce and manage energy use.
  • Our new, free MyBusinessEnergy tool is now available online. We’ll provide guidance and customized recommendations to maximize your savings.
  • Consider enrolling in Balanced Billing (for Rates 280, 281 & 291). This free program can help you better manage bills by dividing your annual cost into 12 equal monthly payments. Enroll online or in our mobile app.
  • From our mobile app to using your voice, pay your bill quickly and securely from any of our convenient payment options.
  • Take advantage of the many ways to stay connected, including online, by text and with our mobile app. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.  
     

New York State Protections for Qualifying Small Business Customers

If you are a small business customer and the COVID-19 State of Emergency has caused a change in your financial circumstances, you may be entitled to additional protections under a new state law:

  • We will not terminate your electric service for non-payment before December 21, 2021.
  • You may be eligible for special protections to avoid disconnection of your service and a payment agreement that requires no down payment with no fees.
  • To qualify, your business must employ 25 or fewer employees, not be a publicly held company or a subsidiary, and you must confirm you have experienced a change in financial circumstances starting on or after March 7, 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic
     

Additional Resources *

  • New York State Empire State Development provides small business resources and FAQs, including information on re-opening plans, financial resources and updates from the Governor.
  • The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides guidance on a wide range of topics and referrals to local resource partners that can answer questions about SBA programs and assist with loan applications.
  • The Paycheck Protection Program provides forgivable loans to qualifying small businesses via lending partners to help cover payroll costs including benefits. You may choose any participating lender and a portion of the funds may be used to pay mortgage interest, rent and utilities.
  • Through Economic Injury Disaster Loan program, the Small Business Administration provides working capital loans, including a forgivable emergency advance of up to $10,000.

  

As planning begins for economic recovery, PSEG Long Island will be here for you every step of the way. As we resume any services that involve personal contact, we will do so responsibly by following best practices as determined by health experts and guidance from government officials. Our most important responsibility will always be the safety and well-being of our customers, employees and the communities we serve.

 

*Participation in the programs listed above is subject to terms and conditions. PSEG Long Island is not affiliated with these programs.