Business Friendly + Excellent Quality of Life

Direct Access to the Global Marketplace | Highly-Skilled Workforce | 4 Universities | 4 Community and Technical Colleges | Surging Investment Environment | World Class Infrastructure | High Quality of Life

No Personal State Income Tax | No Corporate Income Tax | No Inventory Tax | Multiple Tax Rebate Programs

For more than 125 years, Tacoma Public Utilities has supported the region’s business community to thrive in the areas we serve. TPU provides abundant quantities of affordable, clean power and water with a high system reliability that ensures your business operations are not unnecessarily disrupted.

We provide our customers with some of the lowest rates in the nation, supporting businesses seeking lower operating costs and multimodal access to the global marketplace. With access to 10 million people within a 3.5 hour truck drive, a highly qualified talent pool, the fourth largest military base in the nation, a major West Coast port, and SeaTac International Airport – your business is located for success. Get in touch today.

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Why Tacoma Public Utilities?

We offer reliable and affordable power, water and rail services. Our programs help your business operate efficiently.

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Choosing Tacoma and Pierce County

Why Tacoma & Pierce County?

You’ll find a community with low operating costs and a business-friendly climate.

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