Enclosed Meter Pedestal Requirements

The C-MR-0020 Enclosed Meter Pedestal Document outlines Tacoma Power’s requirements for electrical service equipment utilizing enclosed meter pedestals.

Enclosed meter pedestals must be listed in EUSERC tables as acceptable by Tacoma Power per Customer Service Policy 2.4.A.2. Contact New Services Engineering at (253) 502-8777 prior to construction to coordinate proper design and installation.

These metering pedestals must be substantially supported and follow UL 508, NEMA 3 R, NEC, WAC, EUSERC Drawing 308 or 309, and Tacoma Power codes and standards.

Customers not utilizing enclosed meter pedestals as described in this document shall follow applicable standards for service installations as outlined in the Electrical Construction Standards.