This pays for your source of power and how much electricity you’re using. Your rate will vary, depending on the type of service you choose: GreenSource, TotalGreen or PG&E service.
*Based on a typical residential usage of 482kWh under the E-1 rate schedule at current PG&E rates, and SJCE rates effective March 1, 2021. Actual costs will vary depending on usage and other factors. This estimate is an average of seasonal rates. The PG&E renewable energy content is based on PG&E’s 2019 Power Content Label as reported to the California Energy Commission.
The chart above highlights that SJCE GreenSource generation charges are much lower than PG&E generation charges – about 30% lower!
SJCE incorporates all PG&E added fees into our rate setting process so that, in total, our rates remain competitive with PG&E rates.
Our rates have added up to about $8.5 million in community-wide savings since launch.