The new SmartSavings program allows residential and small business customers with central AC and a qualifying thermostat to receive incentive payments for their reduced energy usage, helping the community be more sustainable. You'll receive a $60 gift card just for signing up, and $20 for each year of participation. www.thesmartsavingsprogram.com
We redesigned our FREE Stingray Music mobile app for you
Did you know that you have access to FREE music with your TV subscription? Yeah, you do! Download the FREE Stingray Music mobile app and enjoy expertly curated music channels engineered to keep up with your everyday adventures.
Braintree Electric Light Department (BELD) is one of 41 municipal light departments organized under Massachusetts General Laws chapter 164, and one of more than 2,200 municipally owned light departments in the country. BELD is recognized locally and nationally as an innovator in technology and new services. In 2000, after running a new hybrid fiber coax network throughout the town, the department began offering High-Speed Internet service to Braintree residents. Over the following years, that was expanded to include cable television and phone services to both residents and businesses in town.
High Speed Internet $29.95
BELD Broadbands 100 Mbps Internet service gives you the speed you need for your entire family to stream movies and play online games without any arguments! 1 year price guarantee, new Internet customers only.
Customer solar programs
BELD has a variety of solar programs to meet your unique needs … even if you don’t have your own roof. Contact our Energy Advisor to sign up or for more information.
Bright Ideas, inserts & notices
Click to see recent Bright Ideas newsletters, Annual Reports or any of our community notices (billing inserts, Internet and cable promotions, etc.).
Braintree Electric wants to help you learn how you can conserve energy… and dollars! BELD’s new electricity usage portal displays the data gathered by your recently installed advanced meter. Learn more
Got energy questions? Contact our Energy Advisor Hotline at 781.348.1032. The Energy Advisor will spend the time necessary to explain in simple, understandable terms the information you're looking for. Learn more
Plug-in electric cars are fast, fun, affordable, and efficient. Compared to gasoline vehicles, EV maintenance is cheaper and simpler, and with the cars cost less to operate. Now is the time to make the switch. Learn more
BELD and SunRaise Investments, LLC (SunRaise), are happy to announce the completion of a new community shared solar project on Campanelli Drive in Braintree. SunRaise constructed, financed, and owns the 2,443.5-kilowatt project, which consists of more than 6,000 solar modules and is expected to generate 2.937 gigawatt-hours (GWh) of electricity per year.
Braintree Electric Light Department was awarded American Public Power Association’s Energy Innovator Award at APPA’s national conference in New Orleans.
This award recognizes utility programs or projects that demonstrate advances in the development or application of creative, energy efficient techniques or technologies; provide better service to electric customers; or increase the efficiency of utility operations or resources. Judging criteria also includes transferability and takes into account project scope in relation to utility size.
May 3, 2018: Sturbridge, MA – The Municipal Electric Association of Massachusetts has announced that four outstanding municipal electric utility staff members have each been named 2018 Communicator of the Year as awarded by the Communications and Energy Services committee.
Regular meetings are open to the public. Please contact Customer Service for details.
Report an outage
If you need to report an issue with any of your BELD services, please call us at 781.348.BELD (2353). In case of an emergency (life-threatening situation, downed line, or imminent danger) please call 911.
Our online payment system allows you to pay your BELD electric and broadband bills even faster, easier and more securely. As a registered account user, you’ll be able to see your payment history and past billing statements. Step-by-step instructions.