News & Updates

Check back here to access UPA’s latest news, coverage and events.  If you would like more information or to speak to a utility solutions expert, please contact our public relations team or call 864.230.1130.


Jan 2014 UPA Inland Power
June 2013 UPA Helps Albuquerque "Get Smarter"
  UPA Announces Milstone
April 2013 What to Expect When a Smart Meter is Installed at Your Home
March 2013 UPA Naperville Safety Release...Approved by Naperville
  UPA Smart Grid Release
Jan 2013: UPA Announces New Program "Safety First"
Dec 2012: UPA Large Scale AMI
  UPA Commitment to Public Safety
Nov 2012: UPA Celebrates a Double Digit Reduction in Preventable Vehicle Accidents (PVA)
Oct 2012: UPC Installs One of the Largest Solar Charging Stations in North America
May 2011: UPA Partners with Glendale Job Center to Place Certified Smart Meter Students
Jan 2011: UPA Selected for Naperville, IL, Electric Smart Meter Deployment
Jan 2011: UPA Celebrates Electrical Vehicle (EV) Charging Station Launch
Dec 2010: UPA Begins Full-Scale Deployment in Glendale, CA
Dec 2010: Sacramento, CA, Electric Meter Installation Underway
Dec 2010: Phase Two of Western Meter Deployment Launches Early
Nov 2010: Utility Partners of America to Install South Carolina Electrical Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations
Nov 2010: Utility Partners of America Announces Contract Award
Oct 2010: Glendale Water and Power’s “GWP” Project Recognized with GridWeek2010 Leadership Award
Sep 2010: Western Electric Smart Meter Deployments Well Underway
Aug 2010: UPA's Role Installing "Drive-by Electronics" Profiled in Yakima Herald-Republic (opens new window)
Jun 2010: UPA Launches New Brand Identity and Website
Feb 2010: Utility Partners of America to Perform Major Smart Meter Installation for Glendale, CA