Get real-time electricity data

PG&E Stream My Data helps you save energy and money by providing real-time electricity data through an energy-monitoring device. This device helps you understand how and when you're using electricity. It also helps you understand the related costs, which enables you to take action that saves energy and money. By connecting an energy-monitoring device to the electric SmartMeter™ in your home or business, you can:

  • Monitor your real-time electricity usage (kilowatt [kW]).
  • See your real-time price ($/kilowatt hour [kWh]).
  • Get an estimate of costs-to-date and an estimated electric bill for the current month.
  • Receive demand response event alerts (SmartRate™ and Peak Day Pricing event alerts).

Save money by starting Stream My Data in simple steps

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Find out if you're eligible.

To use Stream My Data, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Have an active PG&E service account.
  • Be a residential or small- or medium-business customer.
  • Have an eligible electric rate (E1, E6, EVA, A1, A6 or A10).
  • Have access to a SmartMeter™ with a strong meter network connection.
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Sign in to your PG&E online account*.

After signing in, you will be taken to a dashboard for Your Account. Select Stream My Data under My Usage & Ways to Save to confirm that you have an eligible meter. If no eligible meter is displayed, email us at or call 1-877-743-4357, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. You may be eligible for a meter upgrade that enables you to participate. *Your online PG&E account that is accessible through is not compatible with Safari, the standard browser on Apple devices. Please use Firefox, Chrome or Internet Explorer (version 9 or above) to access the Stream My Data dashboard and connect your device to a SmartMeter™.

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Purchase your device.

The device you purchase must be compatible with a PG&E SmartMeter™. It must adhere to ZigBee Smart Energy 1.0 or 1.1 specifications. Many electronics and online retailers sell devices that meet these requirements. View a list of Home Area Network (HAN) validated devices.  Visit Validated HAN Devices.

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Start learning.

After purchasing a device, follow the instructions on your Stream My Data dashboard to connect it to the meter. The sooner you set it up, the sooner you can track your data, understand your electricity consumption and start saving energy and money.

Contact Stream My Data customer support

We're here to help. You can email us at or call 1-877-743-4357, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. You can also get answers to common questions online.

Get help if you already have a device

If you're having trouble setting up your device or understanding your data, you can get help online.

How to Participate in Stream My Data Device Validation

Learn about the PG&E device validation process for device vendors.