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Economic Development Services

The Sacramento region is a great place to do business, and we want to help your company thrive.
Among the benefits of working with SMUD:

  • We offer electricity rates up to 30 percent lower than nearby utilities.
  • We have special rates for large, energy-intensive companies.
  • We can customize energy management systems for individual companies.
  • We offer advice, rebates and loans to equip your buildings with the most energy-efficient technology.
  • We offer the chance for you to grow by bidding on SMUD contracts.

Incentives and Programs

If you’re considering a move to our area, we can help you take advantage of available incentives and programs provided by SMUD and other agencies. Click here for more information.


To download our economic development brochure, click here.
For a wealth of information on other economic resources, click here.

For more information, email:, or call 916-732-5477; toll-free at 1-877-768-3674.

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Meeting the challenge

Balancing current and future needs responsibly.

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