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Thanks for Entering our Cool-tech Raffle for Public Power & Natural Gas Week

We loved seeing everone stop by to celebrate! Congratulations to Phillip and Tania Beliveau of Marion Road who won the grab bag of high-... more ››

Celebrate Public Power and Public Natural Gas Week, October 2 - 8, 2016

We are a Public Power Community...Where we celebrate our hometown electric AND natural gas service!  (... more ››

September is National Preparedness Month – but Don’t Wait!

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is promoting National Preparedness next month but why wait to be ready for any emergency?... more ››

Peak Alert! Heat Cranks Up Electric Use Just When We Need to Save It. Please Conserve Today!

Near record heat and humidity is spiking demand for electricity region-wide and that's not good for anybody. MGED is asking all customers... more ››

Don't let Hurricane Preparedness Week go by without doing your part!

We highly encourage all MGED customers to read this release from the office of Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker who has proclaimed this... more ››

Energy Sense e-News celebrates Summertime!

It’s summertime! Our June/July edition of Energy Sense e-newsletter celebrates in the current edition by sharing the best ways to save... more ››

It's National Lightning Awareness Week! Do you know what to do when Thunder Roars? Watch this National Weather Service Video.

Click on this video link to learn all you need to know about lightning and how to stay safe!

Peak Problems, Deflating Dilemmas and Pole Poster Pestering in the June Messenger

Read the Messenger and learn why peak power use hurts us all,... more ››

May is the month to Think before you Plug It In!

It’s Electrical Safety Month and the amazing folks at the Electrical Safety Foundation International have created a... more ››

Bids opened for 3-Bay Addition to Electric Division Garage

Bid CLOSED - All received bids have been opened for the invitation that follows. Bidders list attached below.

Think Energy Efficient Landscaping for Earth Day!

It's Earth Day and spring has finally arrived! Time to start planning the many updates to your yard for your outside enjoyment.

Monday, April 18 is Lineman Appreciation Day

Monday is not just Patriot's Day or Marathon Monday. It is also Natonal Lineman Appreciation Day. The line crews of the Middleborough Gas... more ››

Proclaimed! April is Safe Digging Month!

At the March 23rd Commission Meeting, the Middleborough Gas & Electric Department board of Commissioners proclaimed April as National... more ››

Energy Sense E-news: Many ways to save in the room you live in most!

Your living room is filled with switches and gizmos and other simple ideas that can help you save energy dollars.

In the Press: Celebration Season for MGED

It’s time to shine a light on your gas and electric crews. There is an award season for Hollywood, a Champions’ Week for NASCAR, festivals... more ››

We're celebrating National Gas Utility Workers' Day on March 18th

Our natural gas crews and staff work every day to bring you the benefits of natural gas safely and reliably. On March 18th, we're... more ››

Slideshow: Winter Storm Lexi - February 4-5, 2016

The February 5th winter storm of 2016 (LEXI) was a destructive blast of heavy wet snow that brought down large limbs and whole trees... more ››

News Brief: Friday Snowstorm caused widespread outages for 24-hour period

MGED’s distribution system faced widespread outages on all circuits serving 101 square miles in Middleborough and Lakeville during the... more ››

Department asks customers using Generators to review safe practices

MGED officials are asking all customers planning to operate a generator during any coming power outages to review these... more ››