Electric Service Standards

for Southern Nevada

Section Designation Date
2013 Volume Master MASTER 2013 Edition
COVER LETTER COVER LTR  2013 Edition
Inside Cover COVER 2013 Edition
TABLE OF CONTENTS R-TOC  06/2013 
General Information    
    General Information Index GI-INX  06/29/2009 
    District Service Area Map R-DSAM  06/10/2009 
    ESR Change Recommendation Form R-SB 06/10/2009 
    Work Order Drawing Symbols RD-1  06/10/2009 
    Reference Information R-REF  06/10/2009 
Electric Service Requirements    
    Electric Service Requirements Index ESR-INX  06/29/2009 
    Underground Service: General Requirements RT-G  05/2013 
    Overhead Electrical Service: Residential RR-2  02/17/2010 
    Pole Riser - Installation RR-1  06/10/2009 
RT - Trenching    
    Trenching Index RT-INX  1/2013
    Power Trench Sand & Backfill Requirements RT-1  1/2013
    Trench Sand: Power Type, Approved Suppliers RT-2  1/2013 
    Main Trench Detail - Resident/Commercial RT-5  05/2013 
    Trench Location - Residential Service RT-6  06/10/2009 
    Trench Detail - Sidewalk RT-7  05//2013 
    Trench Detail - Residential Service RT-8  05//2013
    Right-of-Way/Staking - Residential Service RT-9  06/10/2009 
    Trench Detail - Residential/Commercial RT-12  05//2013
   Steel Sleeve Encased Boring RT-13 1/2013
RC - Conduit and Cable    
    Conduit and Cable Index RC-INX  06/29/2009 
    Conduit: Material Requirements RC-1  06/10/2009 
    Conduit: Installation Requirements RC-2  06/10/2009 
    Conduit Encasement: Concrete Requirements RC-3  06/10/2009 
    Cable Replacement (For Maintenance Only) RC-9  06/10/2009 
    Cable Marking Requirements RC-10  06/10/2009 
RSG - Structures: General Requirements    
    Concret Structures Index RSG-INX  1/2013
    Non-Concrete Structures RS-G1  06/10/2009 
    Precast Concrete Structures Requirements RS-G2  06/10/2009 
    Precast Concrete Pads RS-G3  06/10/2009 
    Precast Concrete Boxes RS-G4  06/10/2009 
    Identification Marking - Precast Concrete RS-G5  06/10/2009 
    Concrete Slabs: Cast-in-Place RS-G6  06/10/2009 
   Enclosures: Non-Concrete Structures Requirements RS-G7 01/2013
RS - Clearances    
    Clearances Index RS-INX  06/29/2009 
    Pole Clearances RS-4  06/10/2009 
    Clearances to Equipment Pad RS-5  7/2013 
    Vehicular Protection Barriers RS-6  06/10/2009 
RS - Equipment Pads    
    Equipment Pads Index RS-INX  06/29/2009 
    12kV Capacitor Bank Pad RS-7  04/20/2012 
    25kV Capacitor Bank Pad RS-8  04/20/2012 
    Residential Pad - 1Ph, 12/25kV, Ph to Neutral RS-13  06/10/2009 
    Residential Pad - Two 1Ph, 12/25Kv RS-14  06/10/2009 
    Secondary Meter Pad RS-18  06/10/2009 
    Commercial Trans Pad - One-1Ph, 12/25kV RS-19  06/10/2009 
    Commercial Trans Pad - Two-1Ph, 12/25kV RS-20  06/10/2009 
    Commercial Trans Pad - Three-1Ph, 12/25kV RS-21  06/10/2009 
    Residential Trans Pad - One-1Ph, 12kV, Ph to Ph RS-28  06/10/2009 
    3-Phase Trans Pad - 12/25kV, 75-750kVA RS-35  06/10/2009 
    3-Phase Trans Pad - 12/25kV, 500-2500kVA RS-37  06/10/2009 
    3-Phase Trans Pad - 12kV to 4kV Step-Down RS-40  06/10/2009 
    3-Phase Trans Pad - 25kV to 12kV Step-Down RS-41  06/10/2009 
    Fuse Cabinet - 15kV RS-45  06/10/2009 
    Fuse/Meter Cab & 12kV Capacitor Bank RS-46  06/10/2009 
    Capacitor Bank Cabinet - 25kV RS-58  06/10/2009 
    Service Pedestal Pad - Mobile Home RS-70  06/10/2009 
RS - Vaults and Boxes    
    Vaults and Boxes Index INDEX  1/2013
    Handhole - Secondary Junction RS-1 08/07/2012 
1/0 Cable Splice Enclosure RS-3 12/2012
    Splice Box - 30" x 48" x 48" RS-80  11/2012 
    Regular/Intercept Box (maintenance only) RS-81  06/10/2009 
    Pull Box - 30" x 84" x 48" ID RS-82  06/10/2009 
    Intercept Pull Box - 72" x 72" x 75" RS-83  06/10/2009 
    Intercept Splice Box - 30" x 48" x 48" RS-84  06/10/2009 
    Intercept Pull Box - 36" x 84" x 48" RS-85  06/10/2009 
    Manhole - Feeder Cable Splice RS-94  06/10/2009 
    Manhole for Switch/Fuse Cab - 12 or 25kV RS-97  06/10/2009 
   Manhole for Switch/Fuse Cab - 12 or 25kV (Maintenance) RS-97M 10/03/2011 
    12kV Manhole Pad - ROW adjacent RS-98  06/10/2009 
    12kV Manhole Pad - ROW not adjacent RS-99  06/10/2009 
    12kV Manhole/Capacitor Pad-ROW adjacent RS-100  05//2013
    12kV Manhole/Capacitor Pad-ROW not adjacent RS-101  05//2013
    25kV Manhole Pad - ROW adjacent RS-110  06/10/2009 
    25kV Manhole Pad - ROW not adjacent RS-111  06/10/2009 
    25kV Manhole/Capacitor Pad-ROW adjacent RS-112  05//2013
    25kV Manhole/Capacitor Pad-ROW not adjacent RS-113  05//2013 
    Manhole Pad for Switch, Fuse, Meter Cab RS-116  06/10/2009 
    Subsurface Switch Vault, 15kV RS-117 1/2013
    Manhole - IntelliTEAM Switch RS-118 4/18/2011
RPI - Metering Installation    
    Metering Installation Index RPI-INX  06/2013 
    Metering and Service Installation - General RPI-G  09/2013
    Temporary Service Installation - 120/240V RPI-1  07/2013
    Clearances to Service Panel RPI-2  09/2013   
    Temporary Panel Stand RPI-3  06/10/2009 
    Residential Combo Meter Panel-225A max RPI-8  06/10/2009 
    400 Amp Residential Meter Main Equipment RPI-9  06/10/2009 
    Commercial Meter Panel w/Test Bypass RPI-11  06/10/2009 
    Service Panel Termination-customer owned RPI-12  06/10/2009 
    Labeling Requirements-480V Self-Contain RPI-13  06/10/2009 
    Current Transformer Cabinets RPI-14  06/10/2009 
   Commercial Meter and Service Equipment Location RPI-15 10/2013
    Cable Riser - Residential Single Meter-CIC RPI-23  09/2013 
    Cable Riser - Commercial Multi-Meter RPI-24  07/2011 
    Typical Meter Arrangements RPI-28  06/10/2009 
    Instrument Transformer Cabinet RPI-30  08/15/2012  
RPM - Metering Material    
    Metering Material Index RPM-INX  06/2013 
    Metering and Service Equipment - General RPM-G  12/2013
    NPC Approved EUSERC Drawings RPM-EUSERC  06/10/2009 
    400A / 600A Single Phase Pedestal RPM-A  10/31/2009 
    Residential Combo Meter Panel - 225A max RPM-1  12/15/2009 
    Residential/Commercial Meter Panel - 400A RPM-2  06/10/2009 
    Commercial Mtr Panel w/Bypass-100A max RPM-4  06/10/2009 
    Commercial Mtr Panel w/Bypass-200A max RPM-5  06/10/2009 
    Self-Contained Mtr in Switchboard, 0-200A RPM-6  06/10/2009 
    Typical UG Service & Meter Post RPM-7  06/10/2009 
    Non-Residential Service Pedestal, 0-200A RPM-8  06/10/2009 
    Bypass/Disconnect Block, 100 & 200A RPM-11  06/10/2009 
    Bypass/Disconnect Block-Bussed and/or Cbl Terms RPM-12  06/10/2009 
    Combo CT Cabinet/Meter Socket Panel-OH RPM-13  06/10/2009 
    Combo CT Cabinet/Meter Socket Panel-UG RPM-14  06/10/2009 
    Combo Disconnect Device/Term Enclosure, 1200A RPM-15  06/10/2009 
    CT Cabinet-400A max RPM-16  06/10/2009 
    CT Cabinet-1Ph 3wire 600A max RPM-17  06/10/2009 
    CT Cabinet-3Ph 4wire 800A max RPM-18  06/10/2009 
    Instr Trans Compartment-1Ph 3wire 0-600A RPM-19  06/10/2009 
    Instr Trans Compartment-3Ph 4wire 0-1000A RPM-20  06/10/2009 
    Instr Trans Compartment-3Ph 4wire 1001-3000A RPM-22  06/10/2009 
    Instr Trans Compartment-3Ph 4wire 3001A & up RPM-24  06/10/2009 
    Std Switchboard Service Section RPM-25  06/10/2009 
    Std Switchboard Service Section w/Filler Panel RPM-26  06/10/2009 
    Combo Switchboard Section/Pull Section - 2000A max RPM-27  06/10/2009 
    CT Mounting Base-1Ph 3wire 600A max RPM-28  06/10/2009 
    CT Mounting Base-1Ph 3wire 600A max RPM-28A  06/10/2009 
    CT Mounting Base-3Ph 4wire 800A max RPM-29  06/10/2009 
    CT Mounting Base-3Ph 4wire 800A max RPM-29A  06/10/2009 
    Removable Link & CT Support - 4 in. bus RPM-30  06/10/2009 
    Removable Link & CT Support - 5 in. bus RPM-31  06/10/2009 
    15-Inch Hinged Meter Panel RPM-32  06/10/2009 
    Instr Rated Meter Panel w/Test Switch Provisions RPM-39  06/10/2009 
    Combo Term Enclosure/Multi Mtr-1Ph 3Wire 600Amax RPM-42  06/10/2009 
    Enclosure for UG Service Termination, 0-1200A RPM-43  06/10/2009 
    Termination, Standard Switchboard Sec., 400-4000A RPM-45  06/10/2009 
    Termination Facilities in Pull Boxes or Pull Sections RPM-47  06/10/2009 
    Residential Multiple Metering Section RPM-53  06/10/2009 
    Outdoor Raintight Enclosures for Switchboards RPM-54  06/10/2009 
    HV Metering Enclosure, 2400-27000V RPM-401  06/10/2009 
    Mounting Pattern for Instrument Trans, 2400-27000V RPM-402  06/10/2009 
    Hinged Meter Panel with Single Socket, 2400-27000V RPM-403  06/10/2009 
    Hinged Meter Panel with Dual Socket, 2400-27000V RPM-404  06/10/2009 
    Indoor CT Dimensions for Metering Purpose, 5-15kv RPM-408  06/10/2009 
    VT Dimensions, 5-15kv Outdoor RPM-410  06/10/2009 
    Terminating Pull Section, 2400-4800V, 7200-17000V RPM-411  06/10/2009 
    Busway Servicehead, 750-34500V 3Ph 3 or 4 Wire RPM-412  06/10/2009 
    HV Metering Enclosure, 3Ph 4Wire 0-800A 4160V RPM-413  06/10/2009 
    HV Metering Enclosure, 3Ph 4Wire 801-3000A 4160V RPM-414  06/10/2009 
RE - Engineering Requirements    
    Engineering Requirements Index RE-INX  06/29/2009 
    Design Standard for Parallel Generation 10 MW or Less RE-1  06/10/2009 
    Design Standard for Parallel Generation 10 MW or More RE-2  06/10/2009 
    Net Metering Systems RE-3  12/2013 
    Equipment Room Requirements RE-4  01/2010 
    Bridge & Overpass Conduit Support System Guidelines RE-5  06/10/2009 
   Separate, Standby, or Emergency Generation Transfer Systems RE-6 12/09/2011  
   Telecommunications Antenna Attachment - Wood Pole RE-7 02/2014