|Number of meters ||27,339|
|System peak (Mega Watts) ||167 MW|
|KWH sold (in millions) ||748|
|Miles of distribution lines ||734|
|Power supplier ||North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency|
Although electricity provides us with the comfort and ease of everyday conveniences, it can be very dangerous, even deadly if not handled properly. Rocky Mount Public Utilities wants to be sure all of its' customers are safe. The following are a few tips to keep you safe around electricity.
Area Light Program
The City of Rocky Mount offers an area light program for your home or business. The addition of area lights provides you with automatic dusk to dawn lighting every day. Area lights also provide additional security to dark areas around your home or business. There are a variety of area lights available with no installation or maintenance fees. A 3 or 5 year contract is required for area light service. Please contact Allen Richardson at (252) 467-4856 for additional information.
|Lamp Type ||Lumens||Cost per Month|
|100 Watt Sodium Vapor (semi-enclosed)||9,500||$12.83|
|100 Watt Sodium Vapor||9,500||$15.17|
|250 Watt Sodium Vapor||27,500||$21.91|
|400 Watt Sodium Vapor||50,500||$34.15|
|100 Metal Halide||9,000||$20.70|
|1000 Watt Metal Halide||110,000||$54.78|
|1500 Watt Metal Halide||155,000||$77.09|
NOTE: Additional charges may apply for pole or underground service installation. Contact Allen Richardson at (252) 467-4856 for more details.
The Builder's Express Program is a service designed to be "One Stop Shopping" for area homebuilders for utility account set up, permit application, and inspections. Builder's Express provides homebuilders a convenient option to submit all paperwork at one convenient location. Homebuilders submit their paperwork to the Inspections division staff. City staff members do everything else! Homebuilders can expect a 24 hour turn around for their submittal.