Rowley Municipal Lighting Plant

Public Power for Rowley, MA

Welcome to Rowley, MA's electric light utility—providing dependable, economical power by and for our town's homes, businesses & institutions.

Rowley Municipal Lighting Plant Joins in Historic Purchase of Clean, Green Massachusetts-made Hydropower

(November 13, 2020) RMLP has joined 20 public power utilities from Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont in the largest municipal electric department purchase of "green power" in New England history, a contract for hydropower generated in Western Massachusetts that will lower RMLP's customers' bills and greenhouse-gas emissions. Read more here.

Energy New England CEO JOHN G. TZIMORANGAS (left) and FirstLight Power CEO ALICIA BARTON (right) at FirstLight's hydroelectric power generation facility in Turners Falls, Massachusetts.
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RMLP Management, Staff, Lineworkers and Board of Light Commissioners want to extend our wishes to you and your family for a Safe, Healthy and Happy Thanksgiving Week.

Our office is closed on Thursday, 11/26 & Friday 11/27 to allow our personnel time to celebrate safely. Our office will reopen on Monday, 11/30.

To report any Power Outages during business hours, call us at (978) 948-3992.
For After Hours, Weekend & Holiday Emergencies, call Rowley Police at (978) 948-7644.

RMLP is Open to The Public on a Limited Basis

The RMLP office continues to be open on an “Appointment Only” basis. Appointment Hours are 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Reach out to us to make your appointment in two different ways:

  • Phone: 978-948-3992
  • Email: Click Here

We ask that you please wear a mask over your mouth and nose when entering our lobby, and limit your time while here. We strongly encourage our ratepayers to use the Outside Drop Box or our Online Payment Option. Just click here to Pay Online.

Important Notes:
—At the current time we are suspending the collection of lightbulbs and batteries in the lobby.
—If you should need any Forms, they are located here on our website in the Top Navigation Bar under “Forms”. If there is something you cannot find, please contact us and we can either mail or email them out to you.

The RMLP thanks you for your patience in this most difficult time.

RMLP Received a Mutual Aid Commendation

We recently received a citation from the American Public Power Association for providing mutual aid and assistance to Norwich Public Utilities. See the certificate.

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Pay your electric bill any day 24/7 with UNIPAY.  Pay online by Electronic Check (free) or with a Credit Card (fee). Learn more.

Or call us with any questions at (978) 948-3992. Easy!

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RMLP has Incentives and Rebates for you—plus pointers to save energy all year long!

NEW! Virtual Home Energy Assessments are now available. Read the Press Release or check out our Incentives & Rebates Page.

And please see "Rowley Drives Electric" for some excellent EV Rebates.

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RMLP's Mission

"The Rowley Municipal Lighting Plant works hard to provide reliable and cost-effective energy services in a responsible, courteous and efficient manner that will meet the current and future needs of our town's electric customers.

Since 1910, the RMLP has been owned and controlled by the people we serve."

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