How our rates compare
SMUD's rates are among the lowest in California, and on average are more than 45.5% lower than those of neighboring PG&E.
Average residential monthly bill
This chart shows the average monthly price, in dollars, for a residential bill using 750 kWh per month as of January 1, 2023.
Business rate comparison
Business customers' rates compared to PG&E as of June 1, 2022
|Customer groups||Percentage lower than PG&E|
|Small Commercial (0-20 kW)||47.7%|
|Small Commercial (21-299 kW)||49.1%|
|Medium Commercial (300-499 kW)||51.6%|
|Medium Commercial (500-999 kW)||47.6%|
|Large Commercial (1000+ kW)||44.4%|
|Lighting (Traffic Signals)||57.6%|
|Lighting (Street Lighting)||58.6%|