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PSEG Long Island is planning to roll out smart meters, but some residents have privacy concerns. (Credit: CBS2)

Planned Smart Electric Meters On Long Island Draw Fears About Privacy, Radiation

Power is going high-tech on Long Island, as PSEG rolls out a new way of measuring electricity use. But some are worried that the new meters might be invading their privacy.

03/06/2015

FILE -- PSEG Long Island building in Melville (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

PSEG Long Island Customers To See Decrease In Monthly Power Bill

In the past eight months PSEG Long Island customers have seen increase after increase in their monthly bills because of power supply charges.

05/31/2014

FILE -- PSEG Long Island building in Melville (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

PSEG Long Island Ready For Round 2 Of Snow With Extra Crews

The forecast is calling for freezing rain and sleet, which will add to the snow that’s already accumulated. That could bring down tree limbs or power lines.

02/04/2014

FILE -- PSEG Long Island building in Melville (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

PSEG Customers Brace For High Surcharge Through March

The polar vortex is behind the jump in costs. The frigid temperatures have pumped up the price of natural gas that’s used to fuel power plants on Long Island, so those costs are being passed along to PSEG electric customers.

01/31/2014

A worker repairs electrical lines as Long Islanders continue their clean up efforts in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy on November 9, 2012 in Plainview, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Why PSE&G IN New Jersey, But Just PSEG On Long Island?

Some consumers have noticed that the electric company that serves Long Island and the one that serves most of New Jersey have two different names, even though they are part of the same company.

01/04/2014