The Electric Division for Ukiah Public Utilities oversees the procurement of wholesale power, maintains and operates the local electric distribution system, is involved in engineering and advanced planning for improvements, replacement and expansion of the distribution system, maintenance and operation of Ukiah's street lighting system and traffic signals, and operation and maintenance of the Lake Mendocino Hydroelectric Plant. The City of Ukiah is committed to providing environmentally friendly electric power to its customers. Renewable energy generation and hydroelectric plants provide approximately 80% of Ukiah's power.
The Power Content Label shows the percentage of each source of Ukiah's electricity and is sent to utility customers quarterly.
Two groups comprised the Electric Division: Field Operations and Engineering. Learn more about:
Lake Mendocino Hydroelectric Plant
Photovoltaic Buy Down Program
Ukiah C.A.R.E.S. Programs
Energy Conservation Programs
Electric Division Frequently Asked Questions
Energy Saving Tips
Electricity Information Links