Official Rules – SMUD Online EV Customer Survey Sweepstakes

No purchase necessary to enter or win

Eligibility: No purchase necessary. A purchase will not increase chances of winning. This SMUD Online Customer Survey Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is open to SMUD customers 18 years of age and older. Employees or agents of SMUD, or DNV_GL (the "Sponsor"), their subsidiaries, affiliates and promotional agencies are not eligible, nor are their immediate families or household members. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local and international laws and regulations. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

Participation: Sweepstakes period begins at 12:01 am Pacific Time ("PT"), November 2, 2020, and ends at 11:59 pm PT, December 15, 2020 (“Promotion Period”). Entrant is automatically entered when entrant completes and submits via email the Electric Vehicle online survey during the Promotion Period, entrant receives one (1) Sweepstakes entry.  The Sweepstakes has a limit of one entry per completed survey and/or entrant; multiple completed surveys by an entrant, during the Promotion Period, will not earn additional Sweepstakes entries.  Those not automatically entering may enter by mailing a 3.5" x 5" postcard to the address given below, and hand printing their name, address (including ZIP code), daytime and evening telephone numbers, and email address. Mail postcard entries to: DNV_GL, c/o Amber Watkins, EV Research SMUD Sweepstakes Administration, 155 Grand Ave, Suite 500, Oakland, CA 94612. Limit one (1) entry/postcard per household. Neither SMUD nor Sponsor is responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, undelivered, illegible, or improperly inputted entries.

Random Drawing and Prizes: Five potential prize winners will be selected in a random drawing no later than December 15, 2020, from among all entrants during the Promotion Period. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. The five prize winners will win a $100 value electronic gift card.

Notification and Acceptance: Potential prize winners will be notified using the email address used in the survey if automatically entered or provided in the postcard entry for this Sweepstakes.  The potential prize winners must accept the prize within one (1) week of notification to claim the prize and complete an Affidavit of Eligibility / Prize Acceptance Form / Release of Liability prior to delivery of the prize.  Non-compliance may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner, unless prohibited by law. Sponsor will then perform another random drawing to select a replacement prize winner. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable will also result in disqualification and alternate prize winner selection.

General: This offer is void where prohibited or restricted by law and subject to applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant accepts the conditions stated in these Official Rules, agrees to be bound by Sponsor’s decisions and warrants that s/he is eligible to participate. By accepting a prize, each winner agrees to release SMUD, Sponsor, their respective directors, employees, officers, and agents, including without limitation their advertising and promotion agencies, from any and all liability, loss or damages arising from or in connection with the awarding, receipt, and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any prize-related activities. If for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including without limitation, any suspected evidence of tampering or technological corruption or if any portion of the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, bugs, worms or unauthorized human intervention, or any other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control which, in their sole opinion, corrupts, threatens or impairs the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes at its sole discretion.

Winners List: For a list of Sweepstakes winners and/or contest rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to DNV_GL, c/o Amber Watkins, EV Research SMUD Sweepstakes Administration, 155 Grand Ave, Suite 500, Oakland, CA 94612.

Privacy: Personal information of entrants will be used to conduct the prize drawings and to enable the prizes to be awarded and distributed as needed. With the exception of the names of winners, which are provided upon request (see Winners List above), Sponsor will only share personally identifying customer information with SMUD. No other personal information will be shared with third parties.

Sponsor: DNV_GL, 155 Grand Avenue, Suite 500, Oakland CA, 94612.