Get to Know Orange and Rockland UtilitiesOrange and Rockland Utilities, a subsidiary of Consolidated Edison, is an electric and gas utility headquartered in Pearl River, New York. Orange and Rockland has deep roots in electricity and natural gas, dating back to 1899. The company was born as the Rockland Light & Power Company in Nyack, N.Y., and has grown into a company that serves approximately 750,000 customers with electricity and natural gas supply. The company and its subsidiaries span across seven counties in New York, northern New Jersey and northeastern Pennsylvania, encompassing a 1,350 square-mile region.
Orange and Rockland in New YorkOrange and Rockland in New York offers electricity supply to consumers in Orange, Rockland and Sullivan counties and natural gas supply to consumers in Orange and Rockland counties. Although Orange and Rockland in New York offers electricity and natural gas supply, deregulation legislation gives New Yorkers the option to shop around and choose an energy service company (ESCO) for supply instead. Even after switching to an ESCO, you will still maintain a relationship with Orange and Rockland in New York. The utility company will continue to deliver electric and natural gas supply to your home or business.
Compare your electric and natural gas supply optionsHaving the power to switch from your local utility company to a supplier allows you the opportunity to find the best rates on electricity and natural gas supply in your area. Shopping for electricity and natural gas supply and comparing suppliers with your utility is similar to shopping for a new Internet or cellphone provider. You simply compare plans, contract lengths and supply rates and with all this information you can make an informed decision and choose the supplier that meets the needs and requirements of both your household and budget.
Experiencing an Orange and Rockland power outageIn general, Orange and Rockland and utilities in other service areas are responsible for delivering your electric and natural gas supply in addition to maintaining and operating power lines and wires. In case you experience an Orange and Rockland power outage, please contact the utility immediately. If you experience a natural gas emergency such as a gas leak, also immediately notify Orange and Rockland. Utilities are the only ones with access to the pipes and power lines so even if you choose an alternative supplier for your electricity and natural gas supply, Orange and Rockland is still responsible for safely delivering your supply and fixing disruptions and other issues.
Important Orange and Rockland information
- Areas served: New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey
- Orange and Rockland power outages: 1-877-434-4100
- Orange and Rockland gas emergencies: 1-800-533-5325