PSE&G

David Daly

New Jersey’s PSEG ‘Excited To Get Started’ Running Long Island Power

The Public Service Enterprise Group, operator of New Jersey’s largest utility in the Public Service Electric and Gas Company, said it wants to hit the ground running when it takes over for the troubled Long Island Power Authority on Jan. 1.

12/17/2013

About 24,000 PSE&G customers lost power on Nov. 21, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

North Jersey Residents Infuriated By Repeated Power Outages

Something is taking all the air out of the holiday spirit in northern New Jersey, as electric power suddenly has become less than dependable.

12/17/2013

New Jersey Outage

Transformer Explosion Knocks Out Power In Northern N.J.

An estimated 12,000 customers were without power in New Jersey Monday afternoon after a transformer blew up.

12/16/2013

PSE&G crews install new utility poles and power lines in Ridgewood, NJ. (file/credit CBS 2)

Power Restored To Most PSE&G Customers In Bergen County

A transformer exploded in Fort Lee around 6 p.m. As a result, PSE&G said they had to cut power to customers in Fort Lee and Cliffside Park.

12/13/2013

About 24,000 PSE&G customers lost power on Nov. 21, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Power Restored To All Customers In Northern New Jersey

Power has been restored to 20,000 customers in northern New Jersey, leaving about 4,000 in the dark, PSE&G said Thursday evening.

11/21/2013

Utility worker (file/credit: CBS 2)

New Long Island Utility Promises 3-Year Rate Freeze

Gov. Andrew Cuomo did not mince words about the Long Island Power Authority’s handling of superstorm Sandy and the snowstorm that followed. So now, Newark-based PSEG has set up a subsidiary on Long Island.

11/18/2013

MetLife Stadium exterior

NFL ‘Convinced’ Lights Will Stay On At MetLife Stadium For Super Bowl XLVIII

The NFL huddled with PSE&G Thursday on the plan to supply electricity to MetLife Stadium for Super Bowl XLVIII in February.

11/14/2013

Natural Gas

Many New Jersey Customers Set To See Major Cuts On Gas Bills

Nearly 2 million utility customers in New Jersey will be saving big on their gas bill.

10/23/2013

New, taller utility poles installed in Ridgewood, N.J. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Report: Retweet Gets PSEG In Hot Water In Ridgewood, N.J.

Public Service Electric and Gas has been taking heat, after it retweeted a comment saying Ridgewood, N.J. residents should go without power for complaining about a project now under way.

08/13/2013

LIPA truck (credit: CBS 2)

LIPA Rates Going Up About 4 Percent, Stunning Weary Residents

Long Island Power Authority customers will see a roughly 4 percent increase in their bills this month after the utility increased its power supply charge.

08/06/2013

A man relaxes with half his shirt on in Times Square on July 16, 2013. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Heat Taking Its Toll On New Yorkers, Transit On Fifth Day Of Heat Wave

Temperatures surged to potentially dangerous levels Thursday with relief from the largest heat wave of the summer still days away.

07/18/2013

Air Conditioner (credit: CBS 2)

Utilities Starting To Worry About Power Demand, Urge Conservation

Air conditioners have been working overtime this week to keep homes cool during the Tri-State Area’s latest blistering heat wave, but all that power is putting major stress on the grid.

07/17/2013

A girl plays in the fountain in Washington Square Park on July 15, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Sweltering Conditions Could Get Worse Before They Get Better

A heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday for New York City and until 8 p.m. Tuesday for Westchester and Rockland counties and parts of Connecticut. An excessive heat warning is in effect for parts of New Jersey.

07/16/2013

New, taller utility poles installed in Ridgewood, N.J. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Ridgewood Residents Voice Concerns Over Tall Utility Poles

Some residents call the poles an eyesore and are concerned they could pose a health risk and decrease property values.

07/16/2013

PSE&G crews install new utility poles and power lines in Ridgewood, NJ. (file/credit CBS 2)

Ridgewood, N.J. Residents Furious Over Unexpected PSE&G Project

Residents in one New Jersey neighborhood have told a power company “not in my neighborhood.” The outcry began when PSE&G began replacing 35-foot utility poles with poles that are twice as tall.

07/15/2013

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