Municipal Light Plant
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.
CMLP's outage management system helps us restore power more quickly and provide more timely information to customers during emergencies.
View a map of Concord with current outage information. The outage web map requires Silverlight and is accessible from non-windows computers with Firefox, Chrome and on smart phones.
For customers who want to be able to view the map on a mobile device, link from the Commonwealth Connect (SeeClickFix) smartphone application.