Access previous California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) reports

PG&E regularly reports to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), our regulatory authority, on the progress of our SmartMeter™ program. Our reports are available online.

Download monthly, quarterly and semi-annual reports

You can download the following reports, which are grouped by year and month in descending order.

Access 2011 reports

The following 2011 reports are available for download:

Get reports from program start through April 2010


You can get the full 667 pages of SmartMeter™ progress reports to the CPUC from the beginning of the program through April 2010.


You can also find excerpts from these progress reports. Download Excerpts from PG&E’s SmartMeter™ Reports to the California Public Utilities Commission (PDF, 136 KB).

Get more information about the SmartMeter™ opt-out decision


A final decision from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) on February 1, 2012, allows residential electric and gas customers to choose their meters. You can now choose between a new SmartMeter™ and a traditional analog meter.

To learn more about the proposal, visit SmartMeter™ Opt-Out Program.


For additional information, download TO PARTIES OF RECORD IN APPLICATION 11-03-014 (PDF, 299 KB).

Learn more from SmartMeter™ facts


Number of SmartMeter™ devices installed worldwide as of April 2010.

Number of SmartMeter™ devices installed nationwide as of September 2011.

Number of SmartMeter™ gas and electric meters installed as of July 31, 2012.

Average number of meters with SmartMeter™ technology installed daily by PG&E as of July 31, 2012.

SmartMeter™ system rolled out to all PG&E customers.