Power

Murray City's Power Plant Neon Sign

Nestled at the base of Utah's Wasatch Mountains just a few miles from Salt Lake City, Murray City Power is a publicly owned, municipal electric utility created in 1913 when the community demanded affordable—and more reliable—electricity, along with local control over a vital service. 

Today, Murray City Power employs 47 individuals, performing all aspects of utility work including electrical distribution system design, construction and maintenance; electrical generation and substations; forestry division including utility arborists; and administrative functions.

Murray City Power serves approximately 18,000 customers, of which 82%, are residential and the remaining 18% are commercial and industrial. Customer energy consumption is about 428 million kilowatt-hours per year, with commercial and industrial using 292 million kilowatt-hours (kWh), or 68%. Murray is a summer-peaking utility, with an all-time peak of 107 Megawatts. Murray's residential rates average 9.1 cents/kWh, while combined commercial and industrial average 7.8 cents/kWh.

Murray's resource mix is quite diverse, with 50% energy coming from three different coal generation projects; 25% hydro; 12% renewable landfill gas; 6% natural gas turbines; and the remaining 7% from spot market purchases.

Murray's electric utility is stronger than ever, providing exceptional reliability at competitive prices, while advancing environmentally sensitive resources.


Notices


Murray City's Tree Lighting Ceremony 2020 has been canceled.

Murray City Tree Lighting Canceled

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CONTACT US

Utility Service Center
153 W 4800 S
Murray, UT 84107

Hours

Monday through Friday
7:00am to 3:30pm

24-Hour Utility Dispatch
 Report Outages
 Street Lights
801-264-9669

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Administration

801-264-2730

Planning & Engineering
801-264-2730

Forestry Division

801-264-2703

Energy Conservation

801-264-2706

Utility Customer Service

Billing Questions
Start or Stop Service

801-264-2626
5025 S. State St. Suite 118
Murray, UT 84107

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