Why Your Power May Go Out this Summer and How to Prepare

San José Clean Energy customers face three kinds of power outages: PG&E planned power shutoffs (or public safety power shutoffs (PSPS)); rolling outages; and shutoffs due to PG&E equipment failures. […]

COVID Customer Protections Extended Through September 30

The past year has been difficult, and while our economy is reopening, we know many are still struggling to keep up with utility bills. We want to continue to support […]

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Get a free smart thermostat from OhmConnect & help reduce need for blackouts

SJCE is proud to be a part of OhmConnect’s City Energy Challenge this summer. To help prevent blackouts, OhmConnect is partnering with California cities to give away up to 1 […]

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SJCE Launches New Texting Feature

SJCE customers can now sign up to receive monthly texts from SJCE with tips on how to save money and energy. To make it more convenient for our customers to […]

TOU: Save Energy – and Money –
from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The recent time-of-use (TOU) transition means that most residential customers are now on a TOU rate plan and have more control over their electric bills. Under TOU rates, electricity prices […]

San José Clean Energy Service is Getting Cleaner!

San José Clean Energy (SJCE) has provided San José homes and businesses with clean, renewable energy options at competitive rates since its launch in February 2019. On May 11, City […]

Time-of-Use Electricity Rates Explained + Upcoming Webinars

As part of a statewide initiative, all California electric customers are being moved to a Time-of-Use (TOU) rate plan where electricity costs more during certain hours of the day. San […]

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Payment Assistance Programs to Help Manage Your Bill

We know many of our customers have lost jobs or hours due to COVID-19 and may be accruing debt as they struggle to keep up with bills. To help, we’ve […]

San José Clean Energy Seeking Technical Consulting Services

The Community Energy Department, which operates San José Clean Energy (SJCE), is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to provide technical consulting services for SJCE. SJCE aims to work with industry-leading […]

Home Electrification Information

Take Advantage of Existing Rebates to Electrify Your Home! San José is committed to developing policies and programs that support building electrification both in existing and new construction. Switching to […]