LIPA Utility



The Long Island Power Authority is a non-profit municipal electric provider, owns the retail electric transmission and distribution system (T&D) on Long Island and provides electric service to more than 1.1 million customers in Nassau and Suffolk counties and the Rockaway Peninsula in Queens. LIPA is the 2nd largest municipal electric utility in the nation in terms of electric revenue, 3rd largest in terms of customers served, and the 7th largest in terms of electricity delivered. In 2010, LIPA outperformed all other overhead electric utilities in New York State for reduced frequency of service interruptions, and ranked second for shortest duration of service interruptions. LIPA does not provide natural gas service or own any on-island generating assets.

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