Established in 1912, Roseville Electric is the City's electric utility provider. Its 130 employees proudly serve more than 53,000 residential and business customers located in Placer County, just east of Sacramento. As a municipal owned utility, Roseville Electric's primary purpose is to provide highly reliable electricity to the businesses and residents of Roseville. Roseville Electric is under the supervision of the Roseville City Council. The seven member Roseville Public Utilities Commission serves as an advisory board to the City Council on matters pertaining to utilities owned and operated by the City.