Cumberland, Rhode Island Ambit Energy, National Grid (Narragansett Electric), are the Utility Companies that provide service to the area´s 34900 residents and with coverage that includes zip code(s) 02802,02864,02865 and on.

Moving to Cumberland & Setting Up Electricity Service

There are multiple Utility Companies in this area, so the first step in powering up your new home is to find out which one serves the exact area. Your best bet would be to start with Ambit Energy whose service area likely has your location covered (their customer service number is listed below). If they don't, try the next listed company until you find the one that services your home location.

  • Ambit Energy's customer service: 877-654-3396
  • National Grid (Narragansett Electric)'s customer service: 800-322-3223

After finding which utility´s service area covers your location, initiating service is pretty straightforward. Simply call and provide the following info:

  • Your exact address (including your street address, unit number, city/town, and zip code)
  • Your full name and contact information (phone number, email, address)
  • The date you require service (in other words, the date you move in)

Extra Requirements Many electric utility companies require a security deposit to activate accounts for new customers, so you may also be asked for your Social Security Number (SSN) in order for the utility to perform a credit check.

Outages and Customer Service

Your local electric utility is responsible for responding to power outage or electricity-related emergency. In case of a power interruption, call its emergency number - and also in case you witness a dangerous situation involving power lines (a tree branch too close to a electric line).

  • Ambit Energy customer service at

For additional in person assistance in creating an account (if available), visit the location nearest you:

Utility Co. Address Phone number Schedule Distance
National Grid (Narragansett Electric) 1595 Mendon Rd, 02864 Cumberland, 800-322-3223 - 2.53 miles away
National Grid (Narragansett Electric) 642 George Washington Hwy, 02865 Lincoln, 401-335-6238 - 4.31 miles away
National Grid (Narragansett Electric) 121 Terminal Rd, 02905 Providence, 401-785-4590 - 19.09 miles away
National Grid (Narragansett Electric) 670 Allens Ave, 02905 Providence, 401-272-5040 - 19.25 miles away
National Grid (Narragansett Electric) 280 Melrose St, 02907 Providence, 800-322-3223 - 19.46 miles away
National Grid (Narragansett Electric) 40 Shun Pike, 02919 Johnston, 401-943-0049 - 19.79 miles away

About Ambit Energy Would you like to know more about Ambit Energy? Ambit Energy remains ready to assist with any questions related to starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 877-654-3396

About National Grid (Narragansett Electric) Would you like to know more about National Grid (Narragansett Electric)? National Grid (Narragansett Electric) remains ready to assist with any questions related to starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 800-322-3223

The closest cities

  1. Cumberland Hill 3.26 miles away
  2. Lincoln 5.98 miles away
  3. Valley Falls 7.4 miles away
  4. North Attleborough 7.78 miles away
  5. Woonsocket 8.15 miles away