Get help with your energy bills

We offer programs that help even out your monthly bill amount, lower your monthly bill or help you save energy with no-cost home improvements. Explore your options and find out which programs may be right for you.

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Stay on track with Budget Billing

Try Budget Billing if you’d like your bill to be spread more evenly, from month to month. This plan is designed to help you, if you have a tight budget for your monthly energy costs.

CARE program

Get discounts through the CARE Program

You may be able to join the California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) Program to get a large discount on your energy bills. Learn whether your household qualifies.

Family Electric Rate Assistance Program

Enroll in the FERA Program

Our Family Electric Rate Assistance (FERA) Program provides a monthly discount on electric bills for income-qualified households of three or more persons. Learn how to enroll.

Medical Baseline

Discover discounts available for customers with medical conditions

We understand that certain medical conditions may prevent you from paying your bill on time, or having a high enough income to pay it regularly. Learn if you’re eligible for assistance.

Learn about payment assistance and savings solutions

PG&E has programs to accommodate every customer’s financial circumstances.


These programs include California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) and Energy Savings Assistance.


Qualifying customers can save significantly on their energy bills.

Visit: Payment Assistance Overview


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Learn about payment assistance and savings solutions

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PG&E has programs to accommodate every customer’s financial circumstances.


These programs include California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) and Energy Savings Assistance.


Qualifying customers can save significantly on their energy bills.

Visit: Payment Assistance Overview


Audio description and transcript also available for this video.


Access an audio descriptive version
Download a transcript (PDF, 60 KB)