November 28, 2020

Electric Department

Common Solutions


Net Metering Application ~61 KB
Joint Biennial Filing under PA 295 ~812 KB

2017 Joint Biennial Filing as required by Public Act 295

2019 Energy Optimization Annual Report ~92 KB

2019 Energy Optimization Annual Report as reported to the MSCPA.

Utility Rates ~999 KB
Temporary Electric Service for Parks ~199 KB

Use this permit to get electricity turned on at various parks throughout the City.

2020 Residential Application for Energy Optimization Rebate ~230 KB
2020 Commercial Application for Energy Optimization Rebates ~715 KB

 2020 Commercial Business Application for Energy Optimization Rebates

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If you have an Electrical Emergency please call (269) 781-8631


The City of Marshall Power Plant is located on the Kalamazoo River in Marshall, Michigan. Municipally owned and operated since 1893, the City of Marshall utility system is the third oldest hydroelectric utility system operating under its original ownership in the United States. In 1982, the Michigan South Central Power Agency (MSCPA), a municipally owned utility, formed to serve five member communities: Marshall, Clinton, Coldwater, Hillsdale and Union City. 

 Marshall provides competitive rates and reliable service to an average of 4,500 residential and 662 light industrial and commercial customers. Marshall's peak electric load is, on average, 26,912kw. Operated with 4 Power Plant staff and 10 electric distribution staff, the Electric Department provides safe and reliable electric service 24 hours a day and 7 days a week including a 45-minutes response time to outages and new service hook-ups within 24 hours notice.