PG&E calls SmartDays on especially hot days when the demand for electricity can reach an extreme level.
- No more than 15 SmartDays are called each year. The days may be called on weekends or holidays.
- A courtesy SmartDay notification is sent by phone, email or text by 2 p.m. on the day before a SmartDay.
- PG&E asks your help in shifting or reducing your energy use from 2-7 p.m. on SmartDays.