Go solar and save on electricity


PG&E's Green Saver programs help some income-qualified residential customers in select communities save 20% on their electricity bill by subscribing to 100% solar energy.


Program benefits

  • Increases access to solar, including for renters and homes unsuitable for solar rooftop installation. Simply determine your eligibility for the program by reviewing the criteria below. You may also be interested in the SOMAH or DAC-SASH rooftop solar programs.
  • Provides eligible residential customers a 20% discount on electricity bills on top of any applicable CARE or FERA discounts.
  • Supports the growth of new solar projects throughout PG&E's service territory.
  • Green-e Energy CertifiedMeets the strict environmental and consumer-protection standards set forth by the non-profit Center for Resource Solutions and is Green-e Energy certified.

Customer Eligibility

Subscribers must be residential customers who purchase electricity from PG&E and:

    • Live in a Disadvantaged Community as defined by CalEnviroScreen.
    • Are eligible for CARE or FERA.
    • Do not receive electricity service from a Community Choice Aggregator (CCA) or a Direct Access provider. NOTE: If you take service from a Community Choice Aggregator, check with your service provider to determine if they offer a similar program.
    • Do not take PG&E electric service on Transitional Bundled Service (TBS), Schedule S, any net energy metering (NEM) schedules, non-metered service, multi-family or master-meter rate schedules, or the Solar Choice or Regional Renewable Choice programs.

Local Green Saver

The Local Green Saver program has projects coming online over the next few years that you might be eligible for. These projects are designed to provide energy to customers near or within the same communities they are located.

      • To find and enroll in a project near you, begin your application.
      • You will need to be logged into your PG&E account to complete this application.
      • If you are not currently enrolled in the CARE or FERA programs, you will be prompted to do so as part of your application process.
      • Project enrollment is based on available capacity.
      • Local Green Saver projects are launched in partnership with a local community sponsor.
      • View the Local Green Saver projects online now.

Green Saver

      • The Green Saver program offers similar benefits to Local Green Saver. The primary difference is that Green Saver allows customers to enroll from outside of the community where the solar project is located.
      • This program is currently at capacity and is not accepting new applicants at this time. This is subject to change if space allows in the future.
      • For a complete list of the resources included in the Green Saver program, and the conditions of enrollment, view the Prospective Product Content Label., Historical Product Content Label, and Price, Terms, & Conditions.


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