Cleaner Electricity. Lower Rates. Community Benefits.

East Bay Community Energy, also known as EBCE, is the new local electricity supplier in Alameda County. EBCE will provide cleaner, greener energy at competitive rates to our customers. EBCE will reinvest earnings back into the community to create local green energy jobs, local programs, and clean power projects.

In Alameda County, we know powerful and lasting change comes from the ground up. That’s why the County and 11 of its cities have come together to create a cleaner, greener energy supply for our communities. EBCE member cities include Albany, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Oakland, Piedmont, San Leandro, and Union City.

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buy and build cleaner energy

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Understanding Your PG&E Bill as an EBCE Customer

EBCE prepared this sample bill to help customers understand the charges and credits on your PG&E bill. A list of events where you can speak to EBCE in person is here, or call 1-833-699-3223 from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. on weekdays. Sample bill in Chinese. Sample bill in Spanish.

EBCE Service for Solar Rooftop Customers

EBCE will begin enrollment of existing PG&E NEM customers in April 2019 for existing NEM accounts with PG&E true-up dates of January through April. For the balance of 2019, EBCE will do bi-monthly enrollment batches of May/June, July/August, September/October, and November/December based on the date of a customer’s PG&E True-Up. Details about EBCE’s solar NEM rates can be found here. EBCE is hosting an informational webinar about solar net metering on March 20, 12 PM. For details, click here.


Mar 24 Sun

EBCE at Oakland Marathon (mile marker 21)

7:30 am - 2:00 pm, Oakland

Mar 25 Mon

Bay Area Multifamily Building Enhancements Workshop

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, San Leandro

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Local Benefits

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Lower Rates

EBCE offers a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable energy service with rates that are competitive or better than PG&E. We’re committed to keeping costs as low as possible for all of our customers.

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Local Investment

As a not-for-profit public agency, EBCE is accountable to its communities and customers. EBCE will reinvest earnings back into the community to create local green energy jobs, local programs, and clean power projects.

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Choosing renewable and carbon-free energy is an easy, economical way to reduce your carbon footprint. EBCE is the single most effective service for cities to reach their climate action goals.

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Your power. Your choice. Customers will have a choice of three clean power services—each with a different percentage of renewable and carbon-free electricity, including a 100% clean energy option!

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