Renewables in Our Community
Benton PUD is proud of the investment we have made in renewables to ensure our community is sustainable for years to come.
Advanced Meter Information
Learn more about how our advanced meters result in improved system performance and efficiency.
Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project
Benton PUD, led by Battelle, is partnering with the BPA and 11 other utilities in the region to test new technologies and capabilities of the electric grid.
Benton PUD warns customers of a recent telephone scam in the area. Callers are requesting credit card information for payment of past due accounts. It is not our practice to call and request payment information over the phone for past due accounts. If you receive a call and are not sure if it is from Benton PUD please hang up and call Customer Service immediately at (509) 582-2175.
Benton PUD is aware of the recent computer security issue called "ShellShock." We want to assure our customers that we are closely monitoring this issue and will apply security updates and enhancements as they are released to the public.
2015 Preliminary Budget - Public comments due by November 12
The Benton PUD Commission held a public hearing on the 2015 Preliminary Budget on October 6. Click here for the presentation. Public comment will be accepted until November 12 at 9:00 am. Click here to provide comments. The final budget will be discussed at the December 9 Commission meeting.
Benton PUD Conducting a Utility Pole Audit
Benton PUD has over 24,000 electric transmission and distribution utility poles located throughout Benton County. The poles not only support the wires and equipment used to deliver power, they also provide space for telephone and cable service providers. Benton PUD has contracted with Osmose Utilities Services to perform an audit of the space rented by telephone and cable service providers on our poles. The audit began in June 2014 and is scheduled to take up to two years to complete. Click here for more information.
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