January utility bills may be higher than usual for gas use in December. Here are some tips to help keep your bill low at home & work.More... about Natural Gas Prices Spiked in December - Here's How to Save on Energy Costs
Beware of scam callers claiming to be from the Utilities Department! Hang up and call us at (650) 329-2161 to verify your account status if unsure.More... about Beware: Scam Utility Calls Strike Again
Recognized for excellence in the natural environment & being a top performing jurisdiction that best listens & acts for community benefits.More... about City Wins Voice of the People Award
Oct 7-13, join us in celebrating your community-owned utility empowering Palo Alto for over 100 years!More... about We Are #CommunityPowered - Celebrating Public Power & Natural Gas Week
CPAU can help you take action to cut energy use, save money & reduce greenhouse gas emissions to help our climate for future generations.More... about October 5 is Energy Efficiency Day
On July 2, 2018, a mylar balloon caused a power outage for 1,800 customers. This is the second outage in less than 30 days caused by a mylar balloon. Help keep us all safe by choosing an alternative to metallic foil or mylar balloons and hold on to those balloons!
Updated information on Palo Alto's water quality conditions for the year 2017.More... about 2017 Water Quality Report Now Available
The City of Palo Alto hosted an Open House on Saturday, May 12 to showcase some of the “behind the scenes” work that it takes to operate a city.More... about City Open House Takes Community Behind the Scenes