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PG&E's Solar Choice program, part of the Green Tariff Shared Renewables (GTSR) Program under Senate Bill 43, was created to expand access to renewable energy resources. The program facilitates a way for the following types of customers to meet their electrical needs with generation from solar energy resources:
- Institutional customers
- Commercial customers
- Individual customers
Get details about our PG&E's Solar Choice program.
Get more information on Senate Bill 43, established by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) in Decision 15-01-051 on February 2, 2015. Download the Decision Approving Green Tariff Shared Renewables Program for San Diego Gas & Electric Company, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, and Southern California Edison Company Pursuant to Senate Bill 43 (PDF).
In addition, D.15-01-051 requires that PG&E's Solar Choice program seek Green-e Energy Certification from the Center for Resource Solutions. The certification helps customers and businesses ensure that they're reducing the environmental impact of their electricity use. Get more details on Green-e Energy.
All solicitation documents can be accessed at the Power Advocate link given below. There are ten (10) documents:
- Fall 2023 PG&E Solar Choice Protocol (PDF)
- Appendix A - Offer Form (XLSB)
- Appendix B - Supplemental Project Information (DOCX)
- Appendix C - Fall 2023 Solar Choice PPA (DOCX)
- Appendix D - Site Control Questionnaire and Attestation (DOCX)
- Appendix E - Acknowledgement and Commitment of Site Owner (DOCX)
- Appendix F - Demonstration of Developer Experience (PDF)
- Appendix G - FERC Order 717 Waiver (DOCX)
- Appendix H - Safety Review Questionnaire (XLSX)
- Appendix I - List of Eligible Environmental Justice Census Tracts (PDF)
Power Advocate Registration and Instructions
All Participants will need to register with Power Advocate using the link below to submit a bid and accompanying documentation into the solicitation:
Fall 2023 PG&E Solar Choice Solicitation - Power Advocate (Event ID: 215316)
PG&E will host a joint Participants' Webinar with the Fall 2023 Regional Renewable Choice RFO to provide an overview of the Fall 2023 PG&E Solar Choice Solicitation on December 7, 2023 at 10:30 AM (PPT).
A PDF version of the webinar presentation deck will be posted on this website. Click here for the Webinar Registration Link.
If you encounter any digital or disability access issues, or you would like to provide PG&E with feedback or suggestions regarding such access, please email our team at email@example.com. This mailbox is monitored during regular business hours (M-F; 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.). We will respond to your inquiry within two business days.