PG&E’s 2011 SmartRate Program Evaluation Presentation

Overview of PG&E’s SmartRate Program

  • Voluntary, critical peak pricing (CPP) rate that is an overlay on residential customers’ existing rate schedules
  • High price period from 2 PM to 7 PM on up to 15 event days per summer
  • Peak price adder is $0.60/kWh
  • Credits apply to non-peak usage from June through September
  • About 23,000 accounts at the end of the summer of 2011
    • There are around 47,000 active and pending accounts as of June 17, 2012

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