Department of Public Utilities
Tim Glasco
Utilities Manager, Timothy A. Glasco

Operating under the jurisdiction and control of the Board of Public Utilities, the Los Alamos County Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is a customer service oriented municipal utility that provides electric, gas, water and sewer services for County residents and businesses and provides wholesale electric and water services to the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

Need help with a utilities related issue, but aren't sure who to talk to?
Contact the Customer Care Center for assistance.

After-hours Emergencies
Call Police Dispatch at 505.662.8222


My Account Portal

We're excited to offer customers the Los Alamos DPU App, a new convenient way to access their accounts, pay their bills and more.  Register online or through the mobile app today!  As of March 2017, all utility customers must register in this new system to access their accounts, even if they were registered in the old system.

Submit a Move In | Move Out | Service Transfer Request

Payment Options & Financial Assistance

Rates & Fees

Meters & Billing Cycles

My Meter Portal for Smart Meters on North and Barranca Mesas

Bill Inserts

Subscribing to LA Green - Energy RECs (PDF)

Refuse is handled by the Environmental Services Department.


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Reservoir and Access Road Closed to Public in January
Pedestrian access to the Los Alamos Canyon Reservoir and surrounding areas located west of the Ice Rink off West Rd., will be closed in early January through the summer of 2018.
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Chromium Project and Safe Drinking Water
Information about the detection of chromium in the regional aquifer and Los Alamos' safe drinking water
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Future Energy Resources Committee, Reports and Implementation
A final Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) that assesses future electric power supply options for Los Alamos County is posted here as of August 1st. The electric power industry is changing dramatically to reduce its emissions of carbon dioxide and other “greenhouse” gases. The Board of Public Utilities (BPU) established in 2013 a goal for the Department of Public Utilities “to be a carbon neutral electric provider by 2040.”
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Get the New Los Alamos DPU App for Your Utility Account!
Los Alamos County is pleased to offer you a NEW convenient way to manage your utility account more effectively online or on your mobile device at no cost to you! Get the app today, register and start enjoying the benefits of this user-friendly tool!
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Read Important Recent DPU Reports
Read the 2017-10 Revised Long-Range Water Supply Plan, 2016 Drinking Water Quality Report, the FY17 Quarter 4 Report, the 2015 Los Alamos Advanced Metering Infrastructure Economic Study, and the Los Alamos Wastewater Plant Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan & Temporary Erosion Control Plan
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Carbon Free Power Project (Small Modular Nuclear Reactor)
At the direction of the Board of Public utilities, DPU is exploring whether or not to add a next-generation nuclear power facility to the County's energy generation portfolio to meet a 2040 goal to be carbon neutral. Through its membership with UAMPS (Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems), DPU is specifically looking at the Carbon Free Power Project that will utilize small modular reactor technology developed by NuScale Power.
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Contact Info



1000 Central Ave., Suite 130

Mon - Fri

8:00 am - 5:00 pm