High Energy Bill This Month?

Many customers are noticing higher than expected energy bills right now. Customers in PG&E's service area have increased electricity rates during the summer season (June - September). Please contact us and we'll happily go over the details of your bill with you.

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Compare Your Options

East Bay residents are now enjoying cleaner energy at lower rates. Choose from different service plan options, including 100% renewable energy and a lower-cost basic plan or return to PG&E bundled service.

Change my Plan
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The following comparison is for an average residential customer on the E-1 rate schedule. A detailed breakdown of rates is available here (PDF).

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Wind Solar Hydro Biomass & Biowaste, Geothermal, Eligible Hydroelectric

Other or Unspecified Nuclear

Renewable 100

Get 100% California solar & wind energy

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100% eligible renewable
Price: 1 cent per kilowatt hour above PG&E rates

$ 100 .70

AVG. TOTAL COST/MO*

  • $33.58 electric generation
  • $54.92 electric delivery
  • $12.20 additional fees

Brilliant 100

Our most affordable carbon-free energy plan

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100% carbon-free including hydroelectric
Price: same as PG&E

$ 97 .11

AVG. TOTAL COST/MO*

  • $29.99 electric generation
  • $54.92 electric delivery
  • $12.20 additional fees

Bright Choice

Our basic plan

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60% eligible renewable energy
Price: 1% below PG&E rates

$ 96 .68

AVG. TOTAL COST/MO*

  • $29.56 electric generation
  • $54.92 electric delivery
  • $12.20 additional fees

PG&E

For comparison, your previous basic plan

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29% eligible renewable energy
(100% carbon-free including 44% nuclear)

$ 97 .11

AVG. TOTAL COST/MO*

  • $42.19 electric generation
  • $54.92 electric delivery

Figures reflect EBCE’s actual power mix from 2019 (most recently published).

*Based on an average E1 customer using 359 kWh/month.

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What's your default plan

CityPlan
AlbanyBrilliant 100
BerkeleyBright Choice
County of AlamedaBright Choice
DublinBright Choice
EmeryvilleBright Choice
FremontBright Choice
HaywardBrilliant 100
LivermoreBright Choice
NewarkBright Choice
OaklandBright Choice
PiedmontRenewable 100
PleasantonBrilliant 100
San LeandroBright Choice
TracyBright Choice
Union CityBright Choice
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