ESM Manual

Requirements for Installation of Electric Services & Meters

Table of Contents

Process How to Obtain Service 
Customer/Contractor Checklist
Section 1

Introduction

Section 2

Definitions
Section 3

General Requirements

Section 4

Service Requirements and Responsibilities

  • New and Existing Service Installations
  • Residential Overhead Service
  • Residential Underground Service Connection From Overhead Lines Less Than 600 Volts
  • Residential Underground Service Lateral
  • Underground Residential Distributions (URD)
  • NonResidential Overhead Services
  • NonResidential Underground Services
Section 5

Service Equipment

Section 6

Network Services

Section 7

Grounding

Section 8

Meters and Meter Sockets

Section 9

Motors and Controllers

Section 10

Customer-Supplied Primary Conduit Systems and Company Transformer Installation

Section 11

Mobile Homes

Section 12

Disturbances

Section 13

Special Provisions and Equipment

Section 14

Customer-Owned Electric Sources and Standby Generators

Index          

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