Service Standards


As a condition of service, customers may be required to purchase electrical components and/or build structures in conformance to BPUB Distribution and Electric Service Standards (please contact a member of the EE BPUB Staff for specific requirements prior to purchasing materials and/or building structures). For your convenience, you can reference general Distribution and Electric Service Standards by clicking on the following links.

Customer Package

Customer Checklist

Electrical Easement Requirements

Meter Sockets

Meter Pack

20 AMP CT/PT Meter Sockets

Distribution Standards

Customer Responsibilities for Concrete Pad Constructions

Concrete Pad for Single Phase Pad Mount

Concrete Pad for 45 to 500 KVA 3 Phase Pad-Mounted Transformer

Concrete Pad for 750 to 2500 KVA 3 Phase Pad-Mounted Transformer

Three-Phase Sectionalized Concrete Pad

Electrical Service Standards

Standard Practice for use of Aluminum Triplex Service Drop Cable

Requirements for Temporary Service Pole

Temporary Service Form Underground Residential Distribution

If you have any questions regarding these standards, please contact BPUB's electrical engineering department at (956) 983-6200.

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