LIPA customers to see smaller October bills

Long Islanders will see smaller LIPA bills this month. LIPA says a 30 percent decrease in the utility's October power supply charge translates into a

Long Islanders will see smaller LIPA bills this month.

Long Islanders will see smaller LIPA bills this month. (10/3/13)

WOODBURY - Long Islanders will see smaller LIPA bills this month.

LIPA says a 30 percent decrease in the utility's October power supply charge translates into a savings of about $23 per month for ratepayers.

LIPA officials say that charge covers what it costs the utility to buy fuel and extra power that isn't generated on the utility's behalf.

The charge fluctuates month to month. According to LIPA's records, it has gone down six out of the past 10 months.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

A Riverhead school bus driver has been 1 Riverhead bus driver arrested after drug raid at school's garage
Officials say a 16-year-old is under arrest in 2 Officials: Teen under arrest in connection with 2 slayings, robbery
Police say detectives bought heroin during an investigation 3 Police: Heroin overdose leads police to arrests in Freeport
Christopher Loeb pleaded guilty to grand larceny and 4 Charges against Christopher Loeb may be tossed at end of month
Earlier this afternoon, Trump attended a luncheon and 5 Cheers and ceremony: Trump sweeps in for his big day

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

LIPA bills on the rise in Sept.

LIPA customers should expect to pay more for their September bills. The increase, which will

LIPA: Expect a 4 percent increase to August bill

Long Island Power Authority customers can expect an increase in their electric bill this month.

Cuomo, who was at SUNY Old Westbury, says Cuomo defends LIPA restructuring plan

Gov. Andrew Cuomo responded to critics who are against his plan to restructure LIPA. Cuomo,

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE