Founded in 1896, Grand Haven Board of Light & Power is a community-owned, nonprofit electric utility that generates and distributes electricity to more than 13,000 customers. The utility serves several residential and commercial clients throughout Michigan. It offers a range of street and traffic signal lighting services. Grand Haven Board of Light & Power also provides dispatching, repair, maintenance and emergency solutions. It administers automated payment, landlord protection and security lighting programs. The utility offers meter reading and installation services. Grand Haven Board of Light & Power provides a range of energy conservation solutions. It offers online electricity bill payment services. Additionally, the utility organizes a range of community events and programs.