During early July, NYSEG will be inspecting high-voltage power lines from low-flying helicopters across parts of Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess counties.
Mark S. Lynch, president and CEO of NYSEG and RG&E said, “We are conducting routine inspections of our transmission facilities to help ensure safe, reliable delivery of electricity to our customers.”
Lynch continued, “These high-voltage power lines are the backbone of our electricity delivery system. Our goal is to spot potential problems and correct them before they inconvenience our customers.”
NYSEG, a subsidiary of Iberdrola USA, serves 881,000 electricity customers and 263,000 natural gas customers across more than 40% of upstate New York. Iberdrola USA, a subsidiary of global energy leader Iberdrola, S.A., is an energy services and delivery company with nearly 3 million customers in upstate New York and New England. We are a team of dedicated individuals working as one to deliver value to our customers, employees and shareholders. By providing outstanding customer service and exceptional reliability, while holding safety and the environment in high regard, we aspire to be a world-class energy company.