Welcome to Riverside Electric & Murphys Electric

We are a full service electrical contracting company that has been serving Down East Maine since 1990. We perform a wide array of residential, commercial and industrial electrical services from basic electrical maintenance & repairs to large scale new installations. 

We pride ourselves in our ability to be there when our customers need us to provide quality work at a reasonable price. 


Our Services :

  • Residential,Commercial & Industrial
  • New work & Renovations
  • 24/7 Emergency Services
  • Free Estimates
  • Home Electrical Inspections 
  • Registered Efficiency Maine Partner  
  • Free Lighting Design Projects /Energy Audits 
  • Phone & Data Networking
  • Fire & Security Alarm
  • Camera systems 


As a Generac Authorized dealer, Riverside Electric Inc brings you peace of mind with a full line of reliable Generac products backed by world-class service and support. Explore our product selection, then contact us so we can help you select the Generac solution that's just right for you.

  • Emergency power systems that can back up your entire home or business, or just the most essential circuits.
  • Portable power products that let you take your electricity where you need it most, whether it’s a tailgate party or a construction site.
  • Power washers that make it easy to tackle even your toughest cleaning projects.
  • Preventative Maintenace Contracts 
Store Hours: Calais Office 
Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
24/7 Emergency Call Center  (207) 454-7815

334 North Street
Calais, ME 04619

Calais:   (207) 454-7815

Store Hours: Eastport  Office      Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 2:00PM 
24/7 Emergency Call Center  207-454-7815

Eastport:(207) 853-4615

Machias: (207) 255-3060

Fax:      (207) 454-2083

Karl W. (Office Manager) kweber@riversideelectricinc.com

William B. (President) wbarnett@riversideelectricinc.com

We Are A PowerPro Elite Dealer

PowerPro is the highest level of distinction available to members of Generac’s dealer network and open only to those that meet the most rigorous set of sales and customer service criteria.  Like Riverside Electric & Murphys Electric , PowerPro dealers consistently provide outstanding customer service, maintain local product and parts inventory and receive high reviews from their customer base.  PowerPro dealers are committed to providing an outstanding sales and service experience.

Very good experience. Wayne and Andy were professional, worked quickly and efficiently, explained everything to our satisfaction. Shackford, Eastport Maine

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