Catch up on Connections issues you may have missed:


November 2019

Keep your home safe and secure this holiday season with SMUD energy store, see how SMUD rates compare with other California utilities, safety tips for holiday lights.



October 2019

SMUD offering $599 incentive to those looking to buy or lease an electric vehicle, protect against unexpected electrical repairs with HomePower program, free classes and workshops. 


 Greenergy wind mills

September 2019

Summer Time-of-Day is ending, invest in a greener tomorrow with Greenergy, receive $75 for recycling your old fridge or freezer.

 TOD appliances

August 2019

Try small Time-of-Day changes for big savings, environmental equity and economic vitality, and fun for the whole family at the Electricity Fair.

 shade trees  

July 2019

Find out summer savings tips, going paperless with your SMUD bill, plant free shade trees, and free family-friendly and solar classes.


June 2019

Shift energy usage to reduce your bill, applications open for Shine awards, more free upcoming classes and workshops.

 811 Logo

May 2019

Join a May or June public meeting on proposed rate changes, call 811 before digging, learn how our power keeps getting cleaner.

 SMUD app April 2019

SMUD mobile app is at your fingertips, upcoming proposed residential and commercial rate changes, celebrating Earth Day with SMUD.

  Recycle fridge

March 2019

Receive $75 rebate to recycle your old fridge, pause before posting signs to utility poles, be aware of scammers and more free workshops.

Storm Preparation Kit

February 2019

Go paperless, refresh your emergency kit and prepare for electrical repairs.

 SMUD Cares

January 2019

SMUD Cares, safe driving, Powering Futures scholarships and more free classes in 2019.

 Woman with Child

December 2018

Help families in need pay their energy bill, find out how Time-of-Day works and recycle your holiday tree.

 LED Christmas lights

November 2018

Holiday lighting tips, learn how to prepare for winter storms and get educated with our free workshops.

 Bridge on American River

October 2018

Time-of-Day is coming, Bill Pay Your Way makes life easy and get a list of free classes to attend.

 Link to newsletter T.O.D

September 2018

Introducing Time-of-Day Rates, see the paper bill redesigned and avoid scammers.
 Couple drinking coffee

August 2018

Consider paperless billing and get familiar with energy saving tips for summer.

 Connections July 2018

July 2018

Opportunity to comment on proposed rate change, help local families in financial need and free classes.

 Dad and son playing

June 2018

Incentives for the purchase of a new EV, home rebates to help beat the heat and how HomePower has you covered.

 women walking towards lake

May 2018

Take a hike at Rancho Seco, Help your neighborhood Shine, Keep balloons from drifting away, Free classes.


Catch up on Business Connections issues you may have missed:

 Solar panels  

Fall 2019

Small businesses thrive with our SEED program, charging incentives for electric vehicles, HVAC system testing and other free energy workshops.

 SMUD Strategic Account Advisors  

Summer 2019

Build your customized energy services and solutions plan with SMUD Strategic Account Advisors, more free energy workshops and trainings.

 Easy to do business

Spring 2019

Convenient online tools to help you monitor your energy use and pay bills, J.D. Power's 2018 #1 in Customer Satisfaction and free lighting and energy efficiency classes. 

 SMUD Employees Giving Back Winter 2018

Customers making a difference, rate changes in 2019, giving back to the community and free classes and workshops.


Fall 2018

Electric vehicles for your business, supporting sustainability goals, rebates for food service equipment and a new print bill.


See what’s happening with science and education in our region, including resources and events: 

 self racing car

Fall 2019

STEM workshops offered for teachers, SMUD's 8th annual Electricity Fair almost here, apply for grants, solar racing, and more.


Spring 2019

Powerhouse Science Center's immersive experiences for students, SMUD Solar Regatta, free professional development for educators, and more.


Fall 2018

SAVA builds tiny houses for vets, National Science Bowl inspires STEM pursuits, SMUD Solar Car Races, and more.


Spring 2018

Hydroelectric system designed by students, Sac State tiny house goes to Solar Decathlon, free SMUD classroom solar kits for teachers, and more.

Architectural image of Q Street Commons Fall 2019

Sac State housing developments, upcoming rate changes and free classes and workshops.

 castro property

Summer 2019

Broadway developments, our all electric workshop recap and California Mobility Center.

Spring 2019

Developer breakfast recap and Beazer homes update. 

Winter 2018

SKK Developments, SolarsShares and the Year in Review.