Catch up on Connections issues you may have missed:

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 August 2021 

Join the charge for a Clean PowerCitySM, get tips on how to reduce your electricity use and save water this summer, and learn how to switch to paperless billing.  

Connections newsletter 

July 2021

Find out how to comment on proposed rate changes, learn how to avoid online scammers, see how we make your safety our priority and see our heat pump HVAC rebates.  


June 2021

Learn about our commitment to a Clean PowerCity, avoid the risks with mylar and metallic balloons, apply for our Shine Awards and find out if an electric vehicle is right for you.  

 Reduce energy from 5-8 p.m.


May 2021

Shop for home rebates, get ready for summer rates and register for an induction cooking class. Learn how to protect your home with HomePower and why you should call 811.

Res Comm newsletter

April 2021

Find out how we're here to help during COVID, learn about Sac Tree Foundation, get SMUD Energy Store savings, stay connected with free teacher services and student support.

Connections March 2021

March 2021

Learn about our bold vision for a clean energy future, find out about new electric vehicle incentive, cow waste renewable energy and become a MOSAC member today.

Feb 2021 Connection NL

February 2021

Find out how to Go electric and save, register for COVID-19 assistance workshop, learn about electric vehicles and breathe easier with an air filter subscription service.

Jan 2021 Connection NL

January 2021

No disconnects continue into 2021, support for distance learning, Powering Futures Scholarship, be prepared for storms and smart thermostat instant rebates.

Residential Connections Newsletter Dec 2020

December 2020

Clean energy future, where does your power come from, avoid distractions while driving, recycling your holiday tree and watch out for scammers.

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November 2020

Powering a clean energy future with dairy, brighten the holidays for those in need, switch to induction cooking and get $750 and free virtual event for seniors.

October 2020 Residential newsletter

October 2020

We're here to help during challenging times, leading the way in carbon reduction, vegetation management for your safety and lighting for better health.


Catch up on Business Connections issues you may have missed:


Summer 2021

Join our clean energy future, apply for our Shine community development awards and check out our summer energy savings tips and resources.  

Connections Business Spring 2021

Spring 2021

Stay safe and well, the road to a clean energy future for your business, new tools for business customers on our website and we're here to help during challenging times.

Business Connections Fall 2020

Fall 2020

Learn about your bill, stay safe and well, find out where your power come from, 2021 rate increases and virtual energy assessments.

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Summer 2020

Learn what we're doing to help businesses and our community, online classes and energy saving tips.


Spring 2020

SMUD’s committed to deliver 100% net-zero carbon electricity by 2040 and introducing new and improved online business tools.



See what’s happening with science and education in our region, including resources and events: 

Electricity Fair 2021

Spring 2021

Stay connected with our free virtual workshops for educators, view Charge Up Change! winning videos, learn more about our virtual Youth Energy Summit (YES) and more.

Fall 2020 Energy Education News

Fall 2020

Our back to school issue includes a Science Olympiad recap, free teacher STEM virtual workshops & learning resources and learn more about the free Electricity Fair held virtually this year.

Spring 2020

Learn more about the Charge Up Change competition for middle school students, free development workshops for educators, custom workshops, free online tools like lesson plans, videos and so much more.


Catch up on Developer Connections issues you may have missed:

Connections Dev Spring 2021

Spring 2021

Read about our 2030 Zero Carbon Plan, SMUD commercial new construction incentive programs continue in 2021, learn about our new tool to help your business save energy and see our coming industry workshops.

 Railyards project

Fall 2020

SMUD Commercial Development Team update, California Fruit Building project, New projects in the Railyards and industry related workshops.

 Golden One Center

Summer 2020

Supporting customers through COVID-19, Go electric!, Transmission line upgrade, Neighborhood SolarShares Program and industry related workshops.

 Sac state science complex integrated design solutions project

Spring 2020

Our new design assistance programNeighborhood SolarShares® program developments and industry related workshops.

Catch up on SEED newsletter issues you may have missed:


Summer 2021

Learn about our Clean PowerCity℠ movement, apply for our Shine awards, register your business for our expo and reduce your energy bills by signing up for a free energy assessment.

SEED Q121 Newsletter

Spring 2021

Find out about the ways we can help during COVID, learn about our payment plans, get information on our Nonprofit Microloan Program, see our business highlight, preview our new tools for business customers and other updates. 

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Winter 2020

Get information about resources available during this challenging time; see how some local businesses have reinvented the way they work; learn about the commercial rate increase, get a virtual energy assessment and see other quarterly updates.

 SEED Construction project


Fall 2020

Find how we're here to help. Get information on the commercial rate increase, SMUD nonprofit microloan program, SMUD's new CEO, the Virtual Business Resource Expo and Sierra National Construction.