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PSEG Long Island Implements Operational Updates to Continue to Safeguard Customer and Employee Health

March 20, 2020

Temporarily closing customer service centers, suspending shut-offs for non-payment, waiving late fees, practicing social distancing, reviewing non-essential work, among others

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PSEG Long Island Temporarily Suspends Shut-offs Due to the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 13, 2020

As we continue to monitor developments regarding the coronavirus, PSEG Long Island recognizes that some of our customers may be negatively affected by issues related to the pandemic. As always, our priority is the safety and well-being of our customers, employees and the communities we serve, and our thoughts are with those experiencing difficulty as a result.

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West Babylon’s Joseph Cattell Recognized by PSEG Long Island on Surveyors Week for 47 Years of Service

March 12, 2020

PSEG Long Island’s surveyors are the first to arrive on a construction site to map out and measure the land, and they’re the last to leave the jobsite, ensuring that all work was performed to the accurate measurements they laid out.

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Be Alert - Stop Scams

February 3, 2020

“The persistence and sophistication of scammers is disconcerting,” said Rick Walden, vice president of Customer Services, PSEG Long Island. “More than 5,000 scam calls have been reported to PSEG Long Island this year.

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Planning a Project? PSEG Long Island Reminds You to Call Before You Dig

April 2, 2020

April is National Safe Digging Month, and PSEG Long Island is reminding customers, contractors and excavators to call before digging to avoid hitting underground pipelines, conduits, wires and cables. 811 is the designated national dialing code to have underground lines located and marked before beginning projects around the home or business.

Bird’s Eye View: PSEG Long Island Osprey Cams stream video for 24/7 enjoyment of majestic birds

April 1, 2020

PSEG Long Island has installed two webcams to offer a sneak peek into the lives of the local osprey.

Power On: PSEG Long Island Continues to Storm-Harden the Grid

March 31, 2020

To continue storm hardening the electric infrastructure its customers rely on, PSEG Long Island is proud to announce it is launching Power On, a new initiative that will strengthen distribution lines across Long Island and the Rockaways.

Bolstering Hospitals and Other Critical Facilities with Infrastructure Maintenance and Service Upgrades

March 31, 2020

PSEG Long Island is committed to reinforcing the exceptional electric reliability on Long Island and in the Rockaways during this difficult time. Crews are working to bolster the electric service to hospitals as they expand, and are increasing the inspections and maintenance of the specific transmission and distribution infrastructure that serve these critical facilities.

PSEG Foundation Provides $45,000 Grant to Address Critical Needs of Children and Families

March 21, 2020
PSEG Long Island and the PSEG Foundation are supporting the Island Harvest Food Bank in its response to critical community needs throughout Long Island as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.

PSEG Long Island Implements Operational Updates to Continue to Safeguard Customer and Employee Health

March 17, 2020
PSEG Long Island continues to monitor developments regarding COVID-19 while providing safe and reliable electricity to its 1.1 million customers. Our priority is the safety and well-being of our customers, employees and the communities we serve. In an effort to help minimize the exposure of COVID-19 for our employees, customers and the community, PSEG Long Island is implementing operational changes.

PSEG Long Island Temporarily Suspends Shut-offs Due to the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 13, 2020
As we continue to monitor developments regarding the coronavirus, PSEG Long Island recognizes that some of our customers may be negatively affected by issues related to the pandemic.

West Babylon’s Joseph Cattell Recognized by PSEG Long Island on Surveyors Week for 47 Years of Service

March 12, 2020

PSEG Long Island is proud to recognize Joseph Cattell of West Babylon on Surveyors Week (March 15 - 21, 2020) for 47 years of service to Long Island’s electric customers.

PSEG Long Island Continues to Raise Awareness of Utility Scams During National Consumer Protection Week

March 4, 2020

PSEG Long Island this week joins Utilities United Against Scams (UUAS) to recognize National Consumer Protection Week and to educate customers on how they avoid falling victim to imposter utility scams.

St. Edward the Confessor Brightens Future with Lower Energy Costs

February 28, 2020

PSEG Long Island’s Commercial Efficiency Program has saved St. Edward the Confessor Church and School in Syosset more than $12,500 on new energy-efficient lighting. Upgrades to the facility included replacing fluorescent fixtures and incandescent light bulbs with more energy-efficient LEDs, inside and outside the facility.

Helping Tokyo Utility Sharpen Storm Response as Olympics Near

February 25, 2020

The pressures and challenges a utility faces when recovering from a major storm are magnified when its service area is hosting a premiere international event such as the Olympic Games. Recently, PSEG Long Island’s leadership team met and shared their storm-tested emergency planning best practices with executives from Tokyo’s electric utility as it finalizes its plans to support the 2020 Summer Olympics through its stable and secure power supply.

PSEG Long Island Celebrates Its Engineers for Engineers Week

February 14, 2020

PSEG Long Island is proud to celebrate dozens of its engineer employees for Engineers Week (Feb. 16 - 22, 2020). PSEG Long Island employs more than 140 people with an engineering job title or role, including Field Engineers, Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Project Engineers, Power Engineers, Resource Planning Engineers, Environmental Engineers, Industrial and Systems Engineers, Substation Engineers, Resource Planners, Lead Designers and more.

They’ve Got A LOT of Heart

February 11, 2020

On Valentine’s Day, PSEG Long Island employees will share the love the same way they do every day of the year: Going above and beyond to do good in the community. Employees donate their time and effort on behalf of many charitable causes and activities each year across Long Island and the Rockaways. In 2019 alone, employees logged more than 30,000 service hours and participated in over 800 outreach events.

PSEG Long Island: Storm Update — Feb. 7, 2020 9:30 p.m. ET

February 7, 2020

Working 16-hour shifts, PSEG Long Island crews have made significant progress restoring customers impacted by the strong winds and hazardous gusts. As of 9:30 p.m., 87% of customers affected have been restored. 

PSEG Long Island: Storm Update — Feb. 7, 2020 4 p.m. ET

February 7, 2020

Strong winds and hazardous gusts caused significant damage in Nassau and Suffolk County, bringing down large branches and wires and affecting 13,944 of our 1.1 million customers. As of 4 p.m., more than 56% of customers affected have been restored.

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