Free workshops and training for business

Learn about the latest in Title 24 code changes, life cycle cost analysis, Certified Green Professional training, the latest energy efficient developments for your business and more.

Questions? Contact us at 1-916-732-6738 or email

Upcoming classes

Our classes put you in control of your energy bill and keep you up to date on the latest technologies. See our full list of upcoming classes.

Wednesday, August 28, 9 AM - noon

This six-class series will enhance your knowledge of lighting and will include design, technology, controls, retrofitting and more. A special certificate of completion will be awarded to those who complete all six sessions.

Friday, August 29, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Energy Engineer Barlas Demirciler, of Lincus is bringing you a hands-on opportunity to explore pumping systems with two centrifugal pumps connected with clear PVC pipes.

Wednesday, September 4, 9 - 11 AM

Daylight considerations and controls as well as commercial and residential exterior design applications.

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Custom business presentations

Would you like to have SMUD come out and speak to your employees about new technologies, connected devices and how to save energy both at work and at home? The Energy Education and Technology Center will come out and speak to groups of 20 people or more.

Ask an energy expert

Do you have questions about green and zero energy building? Emerging energy or solar technologies? HVAC, lighting or solar for your business? Speak one-on-one with an energy expert.