Adjust your energy usage and save or earn money


PG&E and selected partners offer programs for customers to save or earn money by adjusting energy usage. Participation also helps balance the electric grid without producing emissions.


What are my options for participating?


PG&E and our contracted partners currently offer the following programs:

ProviderProgram description

SmartAC
Get $50 and a free AC checkup. The program is free and helps prevent power interruptions.

SmartRate
SmartRate allows you to take control of your electric rate and help conserve California’s power grid when needed most. Sign up today, SmartRate is risk free and backed by our Bill Protection guarantee.

OhmConnect, Inc.
Save energy. Get paid. Join OhmConnect’s free service to receive weekly notifications to save energy and earn cash for your savings. Automate your participation with OhmConnect by connecting smart thermostats, plugs and electric vehicles.

Sunrun
Sunrun Bright Box is the solar storage solution that seamlessly integrates with your home energy system. Starting at zero down, Bright Box saves you money now and in the future, while providing the security of backup power.

Automated Demand Response

Take advantage of our new Automated Demand Response $50 incentive for smart thermostats or connected devices that help reduce your energy costs at home. You may get $100 if your thermostat is also eligible for the $50 energy efficiency rebate.


Visit Automated Demand Response


Additional programs

Learn about other ways to participate in demand response programs through the California Public Utilities Commission.