Riverside Public Utilities
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About RPU

Customer-owned since 1895.

RPU Virtual Tour

Established in 1895, Riverside Public Utilities is a consumer-owned water and electric utility that provides high quality, reliable services. Come take a walk-through of RPU facilities and services with our Virtual Tour.

 


 

Riverside Public Utilities

Established in 1895, Riverside Public Utilities is a consumer-owned water and electric utility that provides high quality, reliable services. Come take a walk-through of RPU facilities and services with our interactive Virtual Tour. Begin by making a selection from the navigation.

Introduction

Water and Energy flow through our lives. As a Utility that is owned by the customers it serves, we pride ourselves on the value we bring to the community. Strong reliability, good rates, and the benefits of local control are the hallmarks of our more than 120 year history. Established in 1895, Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) provides high quality, reliable services to over 109,000 metered electric customers and almost 65,000 metered water customers throughout Riverside. A dedicated staff of almost 600 people operate, maintain and support a complex electric and water infrastructure that is worth more than $4 billion dollars.We are committed to serving the community for the next 100 years and beyond. Plans are in place for a secure water supply, increased use of renewable energy resources, and sustainable living practices that help reduce environmental impacts within the City of Riverside and the State of California. Our core business as a not-for-profit utility is to serve the needs of our customers and support a thriving community in which to live and work.


 

Resources - Intro

Get an in-depth overview of Riverside Public Utilities resources with our interactive Virtual Tour. Begin by making a selection from the navigation.


 

Electric System - Intro

Get an in-depth overview of Riverside Public Utilities electric system with our interactive Virtual Tour. Begin by making a selection from the navigation.


 

Water System - Intro

Get an in-depth overview of Riverside Public Utilities water system with our interactive Virtual Tour. Begin by making a selection from the navigation.