As part of the offer, a SMUD Energy Specialist will conduct an free energy assessment through a video conference or phone call to see what free improvements we can make to reduce your energy bill.

We’re offering a free 30-minute phone consultation. Your personally assigned SMUD Energy Specialist will guide you through your home and provide expert guidance on how to lower your usage to save money and extend the life of your home equipment.  As part of this service you will:

  • Receive a bill history analysis
  • Be guided through your home to ID equipment and settings 
  • Learn which equipment uses most energy
  • Receive rate and energy education on how to use equipment most efficiently with Time-of-Day rate
  • Learn what rebates and programs are best for you, and further steps if applicable.   

Need more information? 

Email: Virtual Home Energy Assessment

Call: 1-916-732-7328

If the call goes to voicemail please leave the following:

  • Name
  • Contact number
  • Include the program name "Virtual Home Energy Assessment"

A SMUD representative will contact you within 2 business days.

Additional financial assistance

Take a look at these options available to eligible EAPR customers.

Home Energy Assistance Program

You may qualify for additional financial assistance through the Community Resource Project. Priority may be given to applicants based on the greatest need and income, vulnerable populations and households with young children.

Learn about HEAP          Download an application

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Qualified customers can receive a discount up to $30 per month for internet service with the FCC's Affordable Connectivity Program.