Discover the Self-Generation Incentive Program


PG&E provides financial incentives for business and residential customers installing new, qualifying equipment for generating and storing energy. The Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) applies to both renewable and non-renewable technologies.


Get details about the 2017 Self-Generation Incentive Program

The Self-Generation Incentive Program is open and offering incentives to storage and generation projects. For updated information about incentive steps, go to Program Metrics.


Important SGIP program information


Qualifying SGIP technologies

New and existing business or residential customers are encouraged to apply when installing qualifying, self-generation technology.

Qualifying renewable, emerging and waste energy recovery technologies*Qualifying nonrenewable technologies
  • Wind turbines
  • Advanced Energy Storage (AES)
  • Waste heat to power
  • Biogas
  • Pressure reduction turbines
  • Fuel cells (electric or combined heat and power)
  • Internal combustion engines
  • Microturbines
  • Gas turbines (all combined heat and power technologies)