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How our rates compare

SMUD's rates are among the lowest in California, and on average are more than 25 percent lower than those of neighboring PG&E.

Monthly Average Residential Electric Bill @ 750 kWh per month
Effective as of January 1, 2016.
UtilityMonthly Bill
SMUD $103.21
Roseville Electric $114.14
L.A. Dept. of Water & Power $110.61
Modesto Irrigation District $132.80
Southern California Edison $144.59
PG&E $166.14
San Diego Gas & Electric $176.50
Class and System Average Rate Comparison
Customer Groups Percentage Lower than PG&E
Residential -26.8%
Small Commercial (0-20 kW) -31.4%
Small Commercial (21-299 kW) -33.1%
Med. Commercial (300-499 kW) -32.6%
Med. Commercial (500-999 kW) -27.7%
Large Commercial (1000+ kW) -18.6%
Agricultural -15.8%
Lighting -39.5%
Average -27.0%

2016 Forecast as of January 1, 2016
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