If you're in the process of building a new home, the diagrams below will show you SRE's requirements for installing your meter pole and for overhead or underground wiring. You can also check out the New Construction section of our Home Energy Suite for tips on how to make sure your home is built for efficiency and savings!
If you plan to install energy-efficient products in your new home, you may be eligible for a federal tax credit. Energy Star tax credits are available for a variety of products including HVAC units, Water Heaters, Heat Pumps, Doors and Windows, Geothermal Heat Pumps, and more. Visit https://www.energystar.gov for a complete list and up-to-date tax credit information.
Diagram for Meter Pole Installation(PDF)
Diagram for Underground Wiring(PDF)
Diagram for Overhead Wiring(PDF)
Diagram for Mobile Home Meter Pole(PDF)