Go green

Thinking of going green? See how SMUD can help!

Join SMUD's Greenergy program and we will meet up to 100 percent of your electricity needs with power made from renewable resources like wind, water, sun and biomass.

Homes with solar panels

Go solar

We offer you the tools and information you need to make an informed choice about whether solar is right for your home or business. 

If you're considering solar, use our Solar System Estimator to help you determine the benefits of installing a rooftop solar system.  Let us serve as your trusted advisor to help you make the choice that's right for you. 

Electric vehicles

Explore our EV programs for residential and business customers. Apply for our residential incentive below. Or learn more on our dedicated electric vehicles page. 

Residential Electric Vehicles

SMUD has incentives and information for your electric vehicle needs. 

Choose from one of the following when you purchase or lease a new plug-in electric vehicle (pre-owned vehicles are not eligible):

  • $599 incentive to charge free for two years (approximately covers the average cost to charge your plug-in electric vehicle for two years), or
  • a 240-volt high-powered electric vehicle charger (see charger details here)

Shade trees

Learn how trees can help you cool your home, beautify your yard and reduce your carbon footprint.

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