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Riverside Public Utilities is an award-winning consumer-owned water and electric utility that has been providing efficient, reliable services throughout the City of Riverside since 1895.

We are committed to providing the highest quality water and electric services at the lowest possible rates to benefit the community.

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Flex Alert Issued for California, Riverside Public Utilities Customers Are Reminded to Save Energy and Water Through Rebates and Conservation Measures.

Released 6/20/2017

Riverside, Calif. – With triple digits in the Inland Empire forecast, Riverside Public Utilities (RPU) reminds customers to stay cool and conserve energy and save water. California ISO issued a Flex Alert effective Tuesday June 20, 2017. RPU customers are urged to conserve electricity to avoid power disruptions by:

  • Turning air conditioner thermostats up to 78 degrees
  • Postpone using major appliances until after 9 p.m.
  • Turning off unnecessary lights


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