Power Outage Affects West End’s Weekend

Oct 24,2019

Thousands of Alameda residents were left without power for a few hours Sunday, Oct. 20, after a utility pole on Eagle Avenue was damaged. The power outage began at 9 a.m., according to reports. It affected about 2,700 residents on the city’s West End. 

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AMP’s Solar Surplus and Future Plans

Aug 29,2019

The Alameda Municipal Power (AMP) presentation on solar panels held Aug. 13 was informative. The beginning was for clients who want to put up solar panels, detailing benefits and pitfalls.

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AMP Increased Rates Monday

Jul 04,2019

Alameda Municipal Power (AMP) enacted a rate increase beginning July 1. The energy charge will increase slightly for all commercial customers — the average increase is approximately 1.8 to 2.5 percent.

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Local Power Company: Prepare for Potential Outages Here, Too

Jun 18,2019

The state of California is taking unprecedented measures to protect all California residents and businesses from the risk of wildfire. Pacific Gas & Electric’s (PG&E) planned power outages to reduce the risk of wildfire may have broader implications on the electric grid.

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AMP Rates Rise July 1

Apr 25,2019

Alameda Municipal Power (AMP) will increase its rates, on average, 2.5 percent on July 1. The Public Utilities Board approved the increase at its regular meeting on April 15.

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New AMP Plan Released

Feb 14,2019


At its Jan. 28 meeting, the city of Alameda’s Public Utilities Board approved a long-term plan for AMP that reflects the community’s environmental and business goals.

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Vandalism Causes Point Power Outage

Jun 07,2018


Just before 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, Alameda Municipal Power (AMP) received a report of a power outage at Alameda Point. AMP sent crews to right the problem,. 

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