WHO TO CALL IN THE EVENT OF A POWER OUTAGE
During Business Hours: Call (978) 464-2815. | After Business Hours: Call (978) 464-2928.
PMLD's Business Hours are Mon-Thur 8am-5pm and Fri 8am-Noon
** Please Note: In the event of a Major/Town Wide Outage, PLEASE ALLOW AT LEAST ONE (1) HOUR for the PMLD crew to Respond, Evaluate, and if necessary open the office phone lines. **
Click to Download our Handy Outage Reminder Sheet
Princeton Municipal Light Department
Public Power for Princeton, MA
Welcome to Princeton, MA's electric light utility—providing dependable, economical power by and for our town's homes and businesses.
ANNOUNCING PRINCETON PEAK NOTIFICATION ALERTS!
You can help reduce the peak electric load on the power grid during high demand periods. You'll keep electric rates down, prevent blackouts and brownouts, plus more. Sign up for PMLD's NEW Automatic Notifications of Grid Peaks. Learn more.
PMLD’s Facebook Page
PMLD now offers an additional channel for communications to our customers. Expect Announcements, News, Outage Updates and more, as needed. You do not have to be a Facebook member/user to see our Facebook posts. Just go to https://facebook.com/PrincetonLight on any device. There is no need to login to see our posts. (If you are a Facebook user, to help ensure that that our posts are included in your feed, please “Like” our page.) PMLD's Facebook Page is solely for Outbound Customer Communications – getting messages and announcements out to you efficiently. When you need to contact us, please continue to call, email or visit us per the instructions here on our website.
(May 17, 2021) Princeton Municipal Light Department offices have reopened to public access.
If you are unvaccinated or feel uncomfortable in public for health reasons, please leave any payments in the drop box at the end of the walkway. Payments can also be made online via Billtrust or Unipay.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during the past year of the pandemic.
— Sean McKeon, Manager & PMLD's Board of Commissioners
PMLD REBATES, DISCOUNTS & INCENTIVES
NEW! PMLD and HELPS are offering a new program called “Connected Homes”. Now, Princeton residential customers can better manage the smart WiFi-connected devices in their homes and save money, while reducing their carbon footprint. Learn more about PMLD’s "Connected Homes" Program on our Incentives & Rebates Page now.
Check out PMLD's Electric Vehicle Smart Charging Program and the Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Charger Program—plus more! Learn more about them all.
These Rebates, Discounts and Incentives are a collaborative effort between PMLD and the Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Energy Company (MMWEC) as part of the HELPS Energy Conservation Program.BEGIN SAVING
PMLD's Mission Statement
"The Princeton Municipal Light Department (PMLD) has been providing electrical service to residents and businesses of Princeton for over 100 years (Est. 1912).
PMLD's mission is to provide a safe, reliable, and economical source of electric power for our customers, to acknowledge and implement the need for renewable energy from within the diversity of available energy sources to meet or exceed State environmental goals, and to enhance the benefits of municipal utility ownership for our customers.
PMLD has its own elected Board of Commissioners, General Manager and staff that operate separately and autonomously from the Board of Selectmen, Town Administrator and other Town Boards & Committees."
—The Princeton Municipal Light Department Board of Commissioners & Sean McKeon, Manager