PG&E and contracted Third Parties offer programs for customers to save or earn money by adjusting energy usage. Participation also helps balance the electric grid without producing emissions.
You can participate in just one energy incentive, energy reducing, peak hour or direct bidding program at a time. If you are currently on one of these programs you cannot enroll in another until you discontinue participation in your current program.
To learn more about participating in energy incentive programs with companies other than PG&E, visit Third-party incentive programs for demand response.
PG&E and contracted Third Parties currently offer the following programs:
Take advantage of PG&E's smart thermostat rebates to help you participate in demand response programs. You may get up to $100 in rebates from PG&E if your thermostat is an EnergyStar certified model and you are on or join an energy incentive program.
If you're unsure if a specific smart thermostat qualifies for a rebate or are still making a purchasing decision, visit the PG&E Marketplace to confirm which products are eligible.
To learn about other ways to participate in demand response programs, visit the California Public Utilities Commission.