Rate options for customers with distributed generation technologies


Distributed energy resources such as customer battery storage and renewable technologies like rooftop solar allow customers to have more control over the energy that powers their lives and contribute to California’s clean energy future. Discover PG&E’s rate options for its customers who use distributed generation technologies.


Option S: a better rate for energy storage

Option R: the renewable energy rate


  NOTE: Option R is currently available for customers with solar, as described in PG&E the B-19 Voluntary, B-19 Mandatory, B-20, E-19 Voluntary, E-19 Mandatory, E-20 Tariffs. Pending final CPUC approval, Option R will be expanded to other technologies and capped with a reservation process. The information below describes this future state.

The B1-ST rate modifier