Service Territory

The Taunton Municipal Lighting Plant provides electric service to the following communities:

Statistics

General Statistics for 2015
Territory Served (square miles) 100
Number of Customers served 37,000
Peak Load (MW) 143.01
Annual Retail Sales (kwh) 678,906,282
Annual Retail Revenues $99,532,434.98
Annual Electrical Usage (KWH) by Customer Classification
Residential Customer 276,791,363
General Service 75,676,145
Large General Service 116,540,193
Industrial Primary Service 202,244,240
Street & Private Area Lighting 6,527,321
TMLP Production Capacity in KW
TMLP Unit 9 Combined Cycle 110,000
TMLP Unit 8 26,000
Transmission & Distribution
Transmission 8.12 Miles
Distribution Lines (Overhead) 550 Miles
Distribution Lines (Underground) 35 Miles
Substations & Capacity 17 Units
Distribution Capacity 293323 kva
Distribution Transformers 7200 Units
Power Sources (2015)
  TMLP ISO
Power Source Known Resources System Power Total  
Coal   2.21% 2.21% 3.60%
Gas   27.49% 27.49% 44.84%
Hydro 7.10% 4.58% 11.68% 7.47%
Landfill Gas 6.31% 0.27% 6.58% 0.44%
Nuclear 1.35% 18.12% 19.48% 29.56%
Oil 0.14% 0.44% 0.58% 0.71%
Oil/Gas 21.41% 2.94% 24.36% 4.80%
Other Renewable   5.00% 5.00% 8.15%
Solar 2.37% 0.26% 2.63% 0.42%
All Total 38.68% 61.31% 100.00% 100.00%