Question: Who owns New York gas and electric?

Who bought NYSEG?

Iberdrola S.A., an energy company based in Spain, said today it will buy the parent company of two Upstate New York utilities — New York State Electric & Gas and Rochester Gas & Electric.

What companies does Avangrid own?


  • Avangrid Renewables.
  • Berkshire Gas Company (BGC)
  • Central Maine Power (CMP)
  • Connecticut Natural Gas (CNG)
  • New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG)
  • Rochester Gas and Electric (RG&E)
  • Maine Natural Gas (MNG)
  • Southern Connecticut Gas (SCG)

Where does NY get gas?

The result is that most of the natural gas New York uses comes from Canada and other states, including its Marcellus neighbor, Pennsylvania. This, in part, helps explain why New Yorkers pay some of the nation’s highest prices for electricity. Another big part is New York’s hostility toward energy infrastructure.

Is Iberdrola state owned?

Subsidiaries include Scottish Power (United Kingdom) and a significant part of Avangrid (United States), amongst others. In 2013, the largest shareholder of the company was Qatar Investment Holding.


Headquarters in Iberdrola Tower, Bilbao
Total assets €122.369 billion (2019)
Number of employees 34,306 (2019)

Is Avangrid a Spanish company?

Avangrid (AGR) is a U.S. utility that is 81.5% owned by the Spanish company with deep experience in wind energy. Avangrid provides energy services in 27 states from New England to the West Coast.

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Where does CMP get their power?

More than half of Maine’s electricity net generation comes from hydroelectric dams and wood-based biomass. Most of Maine’s in-state electricity net generation came from renewable resources in 2019. Almost all of that was from hydroelectric dams, wind turbines, and wood and wood-derived fuels.

How many customers does CMP have in Maine?

CMP, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, serves more than 636,000 electricity customers in central and southern Maine.

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