Requirements for Service

Information and Recommendations

The information and recommendations in our  Meter and Service Guide (PDF) are, in general, sufficient to answer questions concerning a majority of electrical installations.

Table of Contents:

  • General Information, p. 4
  • Residential Service, p. 8
  • Portable/Standby Generators, p. 17
  • Temporary Service, p. 20
  • Commercial Service, p. 24
  • Metering Requirements, p. 31
  • Clearance Requirements, p. 52
  • Drawing Specifications, p. 63
  • Glossary, p. 84
  • Service Voltage Quick Reference, p. 86
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Electric Service Handbook