Update: National Grid says system now operating well, asks customers to continue to conserve during peak hours through Wednesday
National Grid issued an urgent request to cut back on natural gas usage, citing interstate pipeline equipment problems caused by frigid weather and heavy holiday demand.
National Grid employees distribute food to needy families for Thanksgiving
Around 100 families received food, which included either a turkey, ham or chicken with potatoes and vegetables, as well as a box mix to make a dessert. The food was distributed by volunteer National Grid employees.
Workshop on state utility debt relief program scheduled for Wednesday night in Riverhead
The workshop will help low-income PSEG Long Island and National Grid customers eliminate their utility debt. It begins at 5:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Riverhead.
Food and flu shots distributed to those in need ahead of holiday season
The North Fork Spanish Apostolate partnered with National Grid and Northwell Health on Thursday to give food and flu shots to needy families ahead of the holiday season.
Town board authorizes supervisor to sign $1.5 million community benefits agreement with solar developer
The town board last week approved the community benefits agreement with L.I. Solar, a joint venture of NextEra Energy Resources and National Grid.
Hearing on proposed National Grid rate hike set for Aug. 1 in Riverhead
The 6.9-percent delivery rate increase means a 'typical residential heating customer' on Long Island would see a $7.14 monthly increase in their bill, National Grid says in its filing with the NYS Public Service Commission.
National Grid launches geothermal demonstration project in Glenwood Village
The shared community loop system will use the heat stored 250 feet below the Earth's surface to heat 10 homes in the Riverhead senior community. In the summer, the system with withdraw heat from the homes and discharge it into the Earth, cooling the homes.