Upcoming classes

Tuesday, June 18, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 


Are you considering purchasing a residential solar system? This workshop, taught by one of SMUD’s solar experts and updated with the latest information, will help you understand solar terminology and how it works, upfront costs, bill savings and payback. Learn how to use all of this information to review solar proposals and pick the one that is right for you.

Friday, June 28, 4:30 – 5:30 PM

(In person)

Induction cooking offers many benefits over cooking with gas or standard electric stoves, including speed, precision and improved air quality. During this class, a live chef will demonstrate how to cook with induction and why it’s superior to other cooking methods.

Wednesday, July 10, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Is buying a residential battery storage system cost-effective? Will it provide back-up power and energy independence? This workshop, taught by SMUD's battery storage expert and updated with the latest information, will cover energy consumption, upfront costs, bill savings and payback.

Videos, courses and guides

Parent resources for children


Looking for ways to keep kids engaged while learning at home?

Access age-appropriate, standards-based lessons from SMUD and the National Energy Education Development Project (NEED).

Each lesson includes a short reading, worksheet and additional learning resources. View lessons for:

Questions? Contact us at 1-916-732-6738 or etcmail@smud.org

EnergySmart Home

Looking for smart home ideas? Take a virtual tour and see for yourself how easy it can be to transform your home.

  • Learn how smart appliances help control energy costs
  • Find out how the latest lighting technology can make you more comfortable and save money
  • See how energy-efficient windows and window coverings control light and energy use
  • Learn how to use the sun to power your home and electric vehicle
  • See how to manage everything from your smart phone or tablet

Where can you find instant rebates on the best energy-efficient products on the market?

Shop SMUD Energy Store


EnergySmart Home virtual tour

Click the links to the titles of the different rooms in our EnergySmart Home to learn more about them.