Economic Development Services
Find out how PG&E can benefit your business
Starting a new company, relocating or expanding an existing business is exciting, but is also a lot of work. You don't have to go it alone. We want to partner with you to help you succeed, and we offer programs, services and information tailored to your needs.
Let us help you make your business more cost-efficient and competitive. Our experts are here to provide you with one-on-one support, custom rates, cost analysis and business assessments.
Call 1-877-202-4276 to get started.
Get discounts, ask advice and secure funding
View services that can help your company get off the ground, save you money and develop new business:
- Economic development rate. Your business may qualify for either a 12 percent or 30 percent reduction in your electric rates. The rates are for businesses with high-energy loads that otherwise would not remain, expand or locate their operations in the state.
Learn more about the Economic Development Rate.
- Site Location Services. Find information on locations you are considering for your business using our economic development site map, which will provide demographics, community profiles, and electric and gas service information based on an address or a geographic boundary.
Check out Business Location Services.
- Local partnerships. Join our network of more than 50 local, regional and statewide economic development organizations. These organizations can help answer questions about site selection, permits, real estate costs, financing and taxes, and direct you to other programs that could benefit your business.
Find organizations near you. Visit Local Economic Development Partnerships.
- Economic vitality grants. Learn about funding opportunities for nonprofit, educational and local government organizations that promote business development and workforce training.
Get business solutions to help create local business. Visit Economic Vitality Grants.
Explore our energy-saving solutions
We offer a number of programs to help make your business more energy efficient and cost-effective:
Read our Currents article for more in-depth information about PG&E's Economic Development Rate and history.