Celebrating 90 Years: 1929-2019
American States Water Company is the parent of Golden State Water Company, Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. and American States Utility Services, Inc., serving over one million people in nine states. Through its water utility subsidiary, Golden State Water Company, the company provides water service to approximately 262,000 customer connections located within more than 80 communities in Northern, Coastal and Southern California. Through its electric utility subsidiary, Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc., the company distributes electricity to approximately 24,500 customer connections in the City of Big Bear Lake and surrounding areas in San Bernardino County, California. Through its contracted services subsidiary, American States Utility Services, Inc., the company provides operations, maintenance and construction management services for water distribution and wastewater collection and treatment facilities located on eleven military bases throughout the country under 50-year privatization contracts with the U.S. government.
While our communities have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, customers of GSWC, ASUS and BVESI continue to receive the same excellent water, electric and wastewater services they have come to expect. The health and safety of our customers and employees is, as ever, our first priority. As this situation has unfolded, we have taken all necessary steps to protect customers and staff and coordinated with local, state and federal authorities to ensure the safety and dependability of the critical services we supply. Our hearts go out to those affected by the virus, and we remain committed to providing reliable services to our customers.
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