Electric service in New Hampshire is comprised of two parts: delivery and supply. Delivery service is the poles and wires that bring electricity to your business. The supplier is the business entity that sells your business the service. All electricity delivery service in Hillsborough is provided by Eversource Energy. You can elect to have Eversource Energy as your business electricity supplier as well. See their website at Eversource Energy for more info.
During the 1990s, the New Hampshire Legislature took steps to provide electric supply choices to electric customers. The NH Public Utilities Commission maintains a NH Commercial Electricity Suppliers website that lists contact information for all the competitive energy suppliers doing business in New Hampshire. You can browse to any of these suppliers websites and enter zipcode 03244 to view plans and rate information for Hillsborough.
Water and Sewer
Water and sewer are municipal utilities provided by the town of Hillsborough Water and Sewer Commission. A large percentage of the town own private wells and septic systems, but the downtown and commercial districts predominantly use municipal water and sewer.
Telecommunication services are provided by major national and regional carriers in fiber, cable, DSL and wireless formats. Availability of provider and technology varies according to the business address in Hillsborough. To see a list of broadband providers for your existing or potential Hillsborough business, use this convenient website. As an example, 4 Church St. in zipcode 03244 is a Hillsborough downtown address which when entered into the website tool yields 7 providers and 3 technologies which service that address.
Solid Waste and Recycling
Solid waste is processed at the municipal transfer station and recycling center. Recycling is mandatory in Hillsborough. There is no curbside trash pickup. For more information, see Hillsborough Solid Waste Facility.
Heating is powered by oil, propane or electricity. Hillsborough has no natural gas service. See below for a list of oil and propane providers in the area.