BCELP has received the highest possible DIAMOND designation as a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3). This is a national program facilitated through the American Public Power Agency (APPA) which recognizes utilities that demonstrate high proficiency in reliability, safety, workforce development, and system improvement.
Bay City Electric Light and Power (BCELP) is a municipal utility, owned by the City of Bay City, Michigan. As a municipal utility, BCELP is a not for profit, public service organization. Our success is measured by how much money stays in the community through lower rates, energy waste reduction programs, and utility services contributed to the city rather than by how much money goes out as profit to shareholders.