Santa Clarita Utilities

Find Santa Clarita California utilities. Utilities provide information on public services including electricity (power and light companies), oil and gas (home heating and cooking), waste and sewage companies.

Castaic Lake Water Agency 27234 Bouquet Canyon Road Santa Clarita CA 91350 661-297-1600

Green Valley County Water District 39520 Calle Cascada Santa Clarita CA 91390 661-270-0836

Guaranteed Water Systems 24012 Lyons Avenue Santa Clarita CA 91321 661-259-4343

Newhall County Water District 23780 Pine Street Santa Clarita CA 91321 661-259-3610

Santa Clarita Water Division 26521 Summit Circle Santa Clarita CA 91350

Valencia Water Company 24631 Avenue Rockefeller Santa Clarita CA 91355 661-294-0828

About Santa Clarita Utilities

Santa Clarita Utilities are business enterprises that provide essential public services including electricity, natural gas, water, and sewer services in Santa Clarita, CA. Because of the infrastructure required to deliver services, a monopoly is often the most economical way for an utility service to operate. Santa Clarita Public Utility Companies serve all of the customers for a particular service in Santa Clarita.

You may contact Utilities for questions about:
  • Santa Clarita Utilities billing and payments
  • Sewer rates and water bills
  • Setting up Utilities
  • Power outages
  • Natural gas hookups
Public & Private Utility Companies

Utilities in Santa Clarita, California may be publicly owned enterprises or private companies. In both cases, the primary source of revenue supporting the Utility is user fees paid by customers. In the case of publicly owned Utilities, the assets of the Utility are owned by the Santa Clarita Government Utilities Department, but it operates as a self-sustaining public enterprise supported by its own revenues rather than relying on taxes to fund operations.

Public Utilities Commissions in Santa Clarita, California

In California, Utilities are regulated by the Public Services Commissions or Public Utilities Commission. Public Services Commissions are necessary when monopolies exist or in cases where competition is very limited, to ensure that Santa Clarita consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Santa Clarita Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Santa Clarita Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Santa Clarita Electric Utilities are the most likely to function as a hybrid of monopoly and competitive services. Only one system for transmitting and delivering electricity to customers is feasible in a given service area such as, CA. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Santa Clarita electric power company. However, the electricity in the Santa Clarita electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

Water Utility Services in Santa Clarita provide potable tap water directly to residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional customers through a distribution system.

Sewer Utilities

Santa Clarita Sewer Service Companies receive wastewater from customers via sanitary sewers at a wastewater treatment plant. The Sewer Utility treats the wastewater to reduce pollutants before it is released into waterways.

Natural Gas Utilities

Santa Clarita Natural Gas Companies are essentially local distribution companies that deliver natural gas, received from large capacity interstate or intrastate pipelines, to individual customers through small diameter distribution pipelines.