Taunton Municipal Light

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About Taunton Municipal Light

Taunton Municipal Light is a municipally owned organization headquartered in Taunton, Massachusetts and serving customers in 3 cities in Massachusetts such as the cities of Taunton, Bridgewater Town, Middleborough Center CDP, Raynham Center CDP, and North Lakeville CDP. The company has 39,168 customers. There are 34,401 residential customers, 4,367 commercial accounts and 400 industrial customers. Taunton Municipal Light's patrons are charged an average residential electricity rate of 17.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 42.39% below the average state rate of 29.90 cents and 10.31% above the US average of 15.61. They sold 3,483 megawatt hours in 2022 by way of wholesale sales. The electricity produced in the company's power plants made up 5.20% of the electricity sourced by the company. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 58.75%. Their total revenue for 2022 from electricity related activities was $108,372,000, with $2,210,000 coming from wholesale electricity sales and $106,356,000 from retail sales to end users.

The average residential electricity bill for a customer of Taunton Municipal Light is $119.17 per month. Consumers of the provider pay a 30.59% markdown compared to other residents of Massachusetts. Taunton Municipal Light generates 19,092.96 megawatt hours from their electricity plants, which ranks them as the 471st highest producer of electricity of all 3510 suppliers in the United States. The supplier produces 19,204.38 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels per year, making them 354th out of 3510 suppliers in the United States. The supplier is the 299th highest company out of 3510 suppliers in the United States for megawatt hours generated from the burning of natural gas.

Taunton Municipal Light Net Metering

Consumers of Taunton Municipal Light have the ability to participate in net metering options. This makes it easier for people who are interested to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded wattage back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Electricity suppliers routinely submit data for energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Taunton Municipal Light recently reported a loss of 5.97% of the total electricity production total. Taunton Municipal Light's energy loss amounts give them a ranking of 18th best out of the 72 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 1083rd best out of 3510 in the country.

Taunton Municipal Light Rate & Electric Bills

Taunton Municipal Light residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.172/kWh$0.154/kWh$119.17/mo.$100.52/mo.
2659th17.22¢Taunton Municipal Light's Average residential price per kWh
1402nd$119.17Average monthly electricity bill for Taunton Municipal Light's residential customers

Taunton Municipal Light Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:55 Weir Street
    Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About Taunton Municipal Light

Taunton Municipal Light ranks 67th out of 3510 providers in the country for total electricity generated from nuclear plants.

Energy provider of the year for Massachusetts, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy Loss

Taunton Municipal Light's energy loss due to business operations.


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1083 National Rank

Taunton Municipal Light Energy Makeup

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Taunton Municipal Light State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Taunton Municipal Light County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Bristol County580,0683932.38$173.26/mo
Plymouth County533,0694032.86$173.61/mo

Power Plants Owned by Taunton Municipal Light

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rockingham County NH Nuclear 9,537,719

Taunton Municipal Light Fuel Makeup

Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Distillate Fuel Oil

Cities Taunton Municipal Light Has Coverage

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Taunton Municipal Light FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Taunton Municipal Light customers each month?

Customers of Taunton Municipal Light pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $119.17.

What cities does Taunton Municipal Light provider electricity to?

Taunton Municipal Light supplies to 3 cities throughout the country.

How many counties does Taunton Municipal Light supply electricity to?

There are 2 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Taunton Municipal Light.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Taunton Municipal Light?

Taunton Municipal Light is associated with or owns one power plant.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Taunton Municipal Light customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for customers of Taunton Municipal Light is 17.22 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Taunton Municipal Light?

You can reach Taunton Municipal Light by phone via (508) 824-6976.

What percentage of Taunton Municipal Light's electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

Taunton Municipal Light generates 0% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

What percentage of Taunton Municipal Light's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuels?

Taunton Municipal Light produces 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2023-08-23