Municipal Light Plant

Mission Statement

The Wellesley Municipal Light Plant ("WMLP") implements best business practices to protect the safety of our employees and the public, deliver environmentally sustainable and highly reliable electricity and telecommunication services at competitive rates and provide financial and in-kind support to the Town. The WMLP conducts its affairs in a socially responsible and ethical manner, with respect for our many stakeholders.  

Vision Statement

The Wellesley Municipal Light Plant strives to be the municipal power and telecommunications distribution organization most admired in the industry for its reliable and low cost service, record of safety, commitment to reducing greenhouse gases and its financial and infrastructure support to the Town.  

A Message from the Director

WMLP Director Don Newell addresses resident's concerns about electricity cost increases, renewable power portfolio and distribution system in a recent interview:

Municipal Light Plant Spotlights

  1. Smart meter


    Beginning in December 2023, the WMLP is upgrading its electric metering system to improve service to residents & businesses. 

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  1. Picture of Electric vehicle


    Electric vehicle owners! Schedule charging time overnight using your own battery and save money while reducing peak electric use in Wellesley.

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Customer Service Questions

Questions on your electric, water or sewer bills should be directed to Customer Service at 781-235-7600, extension 3395, 3365, or 3366.

Questions regarding electric service upgrades or installations should be directed to the Engineering Department at 781-489-7789.

To report a power outage please call 781-235-7600, ext. 3450.

Streetlight Outages can be reported by sending an email.

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