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As frigid temperatures, ice and snow begin to thaw, rivers, creeks and streams are rising to flood levels in some parts of our area. National Grid crews, as always, are ready to respond to any damage that may result from flooding, and we urge customers to be extremely cautious when dealing with any electricity or gas service that may be at risk. Make sure to stay out of flooded basements or standing water. Energized wiring, outlets and natural gas service below the water line may pose a hazard. If you smell natural gas, contact National Grid as soon as possible at 1-800-892-2345. For ways to stay informed during the storm, visit our Stay Connected page.

Whether digital or dial, learning how your meter works can help you better understand your overall energy usage.

How to Read Your Meter

Wondering what all those dials mean? Reading gas and electric meters is easier than you might think. 

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Meter Upgrades for Businesses

Out with the old, in with the new! Businesses in Massachusetts and Rhode Island may be eligible for innovative meter upgrades.