Electric Service Requirements

Do you need to start new electric service? We can help you get plugged in. Before you start the process, check out the links below to get our electric service requirements. Each of the sections of the manual are in PDF format and require a reader for viewing. To download a free reader, visit Adobe's website.

PDF 2016 Electric Service Requirements Manual, 3rd edition

PDF Chapter 1 - General Requirements
PDF Chapter 2 - Permits and Applications
PDF Chapter 3 - Services and Meter Installations
PDF Chapter 4 - Clearances
PDF Chapter 5 - Underground Requirements
PDF Chapter 6 - Temporary Construction Service
PDF Chapter 7 - Residential Single-Family and Duplex Buildings (Dwellings)
PDF Chapter 8 - Multi-Family Residential Buildings
PDF Chapter 9 - Non-Residential Services
PDF Chapter 10 - Special Installations 


Related equipment specifications
Approved meter service equipment
PDF PacifiCorp Material Specification ZG 031 High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Conduit
PDF PacifiCorp Material Specification ZG 033 Fiberglass Conduit
PDF PacifiCorp Power Delivery Policy 228 - Distribution Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC)
Padvault information for contractors
Padvault information for suppliers

ESR White Papers
PDF ESR White Paper: Section 4: Firewalls
PDF ESR White Paper: Section 4: Fuel Storage Tanks
PDF ESR White Paper: Section 4: Gated and Enclosed Spaces
PDF ESR White Paper: Section 4: Pipe Fittings
PDF ESR White Paper: Section 10:Electric Vehicle Charging Stations 

Questions and comments about the ESR book can be submitted via e-mail to:

Net Metering/Customer Generation Requirements 

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