Long Island, NY - February 13, 2014 -Customer and employee safety is our number one priority. Crews will continue to work throughout the day to safely restore service. PSEG Long Island is reporting that as of 1:00 pm, 907 of the approximately 1.1 million customers across Long Island and the Rockaways, are currently without service.
Customers with a handheld device can also report power outages by texting “OUT” to PSEGLI (773454). You will receive confirmation that your outage has been submitted and will begin receiving ongoing updates as the status of your outage changes. This requires a one-time registration, to register text REG to PSEGLI (773454) or visit My Account. General outage activity throughout our service territory is also available online and on our mobile website at www.psegliny.com. Outage and restoration updates are posted on www.psegliny.com/stormcenter during severe weather.
The PSEG Long Island Twitter page is keeping the public informed about our restoration progress. Customers are encouraged to sign up for updates and additional information.
PSEG Long Island LLC was selected by the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) in Dec. 2011 to manage LIPA’s electric system. The 12-year contract includes commitments to improve customer satisfaction and provide safe, reliable service for LIPA customers. PSEG Long Island is a subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (NYSE:PEG), a publicly traded diversified energy company with annual revenues of more than $10 billion.