Business rate information

We offer many different rates to fit the needs of business in the Sacramento region.  To learn more, read a general guide to our commercial rates and other programs.

Preliminary Statement Jan. 1, 2018
GS General Service Jan. 1, 2018 1-GS-1-4
AG Agricultural Jan. 1, 2018 1-AG-1-5
GS-TOU1 Large General Service Time-of-Use Jan. 1, 2018 1-GS-TOU1-1-4
GS-TOU2 Medium General Service Time-of-Use Jan. 1, 2018 1-GS-TOU2-1-5
GS-TOU3 Small General Service Time-of-Use Jan. 1, 2018 1-GS-TOU3-1-4
CB General Service Campus Billing Jan. 1, 2018 1-CB-1-3
GS-TDP General Service Temperature Dependent Pricing and Economic Retention Jan. 1, 2018 1-GS-TDP-1-4
SLS Street Light Service Jan. 1, 2018 1-SLS-1-3
TSS Traffic Signal Service Jan. 1, 2018 1-TSS-1
TC ILS Traffic Control -- Intersection Lighting Service Jan. 1, 2018 1-TC-ILS-1
NLGT Outdoor Lighting Service Jan. 1, 2018 1-NLGT-1-2
SB-1 Solar Surcharge Jan. 1, 2016 1-SB1-1
HGA Hydro Generation Adjustment Jan. 1, 2014 1-HGA-1-2
Distribution Wheeling Service Jan. 1, 2018 1-DWS-1-2
FIT Feed-In Tariff for Distributed Generation Jan. 1, 2014 1-FIT-1-3
CHP Combined Heat & Power Distributed Generation Jan. 1, 2018 1-CHP-1-3
NEM Net Metering for Qualifying Facilities Jan. 1, 2018 1-NEM-1-3
Energy Assistance Program Jan. 1, 2018 1-EAPR-1-2
RBC Renewable Energy Bill Credit Aug. 16, 2013 1-RBC-1-3
EDR Economic Development Jan. 1, 2016 1-EDR-1-2

How to read the rate codes.

Other rate-related information

If you would like more information or have questions or comments about rates, rules, and regulations go to pricing@smud.org.

Rate comparison 

Our rates are some of the lowest in California. See a general guide to our commercial rates and other programs.

CLASS AND SYSTEM AVERAGE RATE COMPARISON
Customer groups Percentage lower than PG&E
Small Commercial (0-20 kW) 36.4%
Small Commercial (21-299 kW) 38.6%
Medium Commercial (300-499 kW) 37.2%
Medium Commercial (500-999 kW) 32.6%
Large Commercial (1000+ kW) 28.0%
Agricultural 25.8%
Lighting 45.8%
Average 32.0%

Other rate-related information

If you would like more information or have questions or comments about rates, rules, and regulations go to pricing@smud.org.