Municipal Light Plant

Map of current outages in Concord

CMLP's outage management system helps us restore power more quickly and provide more timely information to customers during emergencies. 

The outage web map is accessible from non-windows computers with Firefox, Chrome and on smart phones.

NEW!  Electric Vehicle Toll-Free Support Line and Email

Is the type of car I want to drive available in an electric model?  Is an electric vehicle affordable? 

Get answers to your questions about all things EV via a toll-free support line (833-443-8363) and email ( staffed by EV Specialist Mark Scribner, with Energy New England, which provides this service on behalf of CMLP. From learning about the different types of available electric vehicles and charging to getting connected with knowledgeable local dealers to take a test drive, the goal is to make learning about EVs fun and easy, just like the experience of driving the cars themselves. Call or email to get answers from Mark today.

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Concord Municipal Light Plant (CMLP) is a municipal-owned, public power utility offering electric and broadband Internet service under the direction of the Town Manager. With approximately 110 miles of streets in the service territory, CMLP serves approximately 8,200 meters providing 190,000 Megawatt Hours (MWh) to 6898 residential, 1244 commercial, and 69 municipal customers.

Concord Light Broadband

CMLP offers Concord Light Broadband Internet service delivered through a dedicated fiber line right to homes or businesses. Broadband service is currently available to 95% of Concord residents and many businesses. CMLP offers consistent, guaranteed speeds throughout the day.

Grid & Substations

CMLP maintains a grid that consists of a Town-owned distribution system with substations, power lines, light poles, and transformers. We operate 3 electric distribution substations. The substation at Forest Ridge is the primary substation which functions as a gateway for all electricity coming into Concord from NSTAR.