Construction Standards

VEC Electric Service Requirements Manual

Standard Number

Description

010

50 Foot ROW

011

30 Foot ROW

012

Clearance around a padmount

101

Overhead service

102

Mast overhead service

201 (Page 1)

Underground service - Pole

201 (Page 2)

Underground service - Padmount

202

Pole metering

203

Trench cross section

204 (Page 1)

Typical meter pedestal - Pole

204 (Page 2)

Typical meter pedestal - Padmount

205

Typical meter pedestal – Current Transformer Meter

206

Typical multiple meter Pedestal

301

Typical temporary service - Pedestal

302 (Page 1)

Typical temporary service - Underground

302 (Page 2)

Typical temporary to permanent underground service

303

Typical temporary service - Pole

401

Clearance between electric meters and L.P. or Natural Gas equipment

402 (Page 1)

Typical switching of customers emergency supply

402 (Page 2)

Typical switching of customers emergency supply – alternate connection

403

Generation in parallel with utility system non-net metering with energy sales contract

404

Generation in parallel with utility system non-net metering with – peak shaving

405

Generation in parallel with utility system net metering with – recommended connection

406

Generation in parallel with utility system net metering with – alternate connection

407

Generation in parallel with utility system net metering with – alternate connection

408

408 (page 2)

Generation in parallel with utility system net metering with – with generation meter

501

Inspection Requirements Guideline

601

Meter Socket Specifications

602

Single-phase installation 3 wire 1 phase and network

603

Self-contained polyphase installation

604

Transformer rated metering installation with instrument transformer enclosure

605

Trenching and conduit depths for primary extensions

702

Primary underground system

703

Primary underground system - drainage

710

Typical bollard detail

711

Vault guarding with bollards

740

Mobile Home - Stubpost

741

Mobile Home – Meter on Pole