Facts about SRP
As a community-based not-for-profit water and energy company, SRP acts in the best interest of the people it serves and strives to help build a better future for Arizona.
Today, SRP is one of the nation's largest public power utilities. We provide electricity to approximately 1 million retail customers in a 2,900-square-mile service area that spans three Arizona counties, including most of the Phoenix metropolitan area. We are an integrated utility, providing generation, transmission and distribution services, as well as metering and billing services.
SRP's water business is one of the largest raw-water suppliers in Arizona. We deliver about 800,000 acre-feet of water annually to a 375-square-mile service area and manage a 13,000-square-mile watershed that includes an extensive system of reservoirs, wells, canals and irrigation laterals.
Basic data FY18
|Employees, year-end (regular)||5,089|
|Electric customers, year-end||1,041,342|
|Electric service area||2,900 sq. mi.|
|Water service area||375 sq. mi|
|Watershed||13,000 sq. mi.|
Power data FY18
|Peak - SRP retail customers (MW)||7,219|
|Peak - power system (MW)||7,610|
|Resources available to serve peak (MW)||8,801|
|Sales, total (GWh)||35,256|
|Sales, retail (GWh)||28,341|
Financial data FY18
|Data||($ in 000s)|
|Total operating revenues||$3,196,486|
|Operating expenses, total||$3,079,972|
|Net revenues for the year||$19,303|
|Utility plant, gross||$16,438,352|
|Electric revenue contributions to support water operations||$47,153|
|Taxes & tax equivalents||$176,153|
|Debt service coverage ratio||4.07|
Note: SRP operates on a fiscal year of May 1 through April 30.