Department of Public Utilities


Philo Shelton, Utilities Manager
Utilities Manager, Philo S. Shelton, III, P.E.


Operating under the jurisdiction and control of the Board of Public Utilities, the Los Alamos County Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is a customer service oriented municipal utility that provides electric, gas, water and sewer services for County residents and businesses and provides wholesale electric and water services to the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

After-hours Emergencies: Call Police Dispatch at 505.662.8222

TOP FEATURES


 
Proposed Gas Rate Increases on the Table
07/06/2022
The Department of Public Utilities is proposing gas rate increases spanning the next four years. Two public hearings for the rate changes are planned. The first public hearing will take place at the July 20th Board of Public Utilities meeting. If the BPU approves the rate ordinance, a second hearing will be held on August 30th, at the Los Alamos County Council meeting. The rates must be adopted by the County Council before they can be put in place.
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Introducing: the Power of Induction!
07/06/2022
The Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities (DPU) launched a new program this week to introduce customers to the concept of cooking by induction—an idea that could have a positive impact on the environment.
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Annual Drinking Water Quality Report Available Now
Los Alamos and White Rock residents should have found the 2021 Drinking Water Quality Report from the Department of Public Utilities (DPU) in their mailboxes recently.
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Contact Info

505-662-8333

505-662-8005

[email protected]

1000 Central Ave., Suite 130

Customer Care In-Person transactions: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Call or Email: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm