From source to switch

The story of your electricity service with SV Clean Energy

The story of your electricity has three chapters.


Chapter 1 – SV Clean Energy

It starts with electricity from clean and renewable resources built and purchased for you by SV Clean Energy.


Chapter 2 – PG&E

PG&E then delivers this electricity over their existing infrastructure of wires and infrastructure. Customers pay for this electricity delivery as they always have. PG&E also continues to maintain power lines and provide customer service support.


Chapter 3 – You, our customer

The clean electricity provided by SV Clean Energy and delivered by PG&E then flows to homes and businesses throught the community. You, as a customer of SV Clean Energy, benefit with cleaner energy and local control of your electricity supply.

Your energy bill also continues to come from PG&E, with SV Clean Energy’s lower generation charges replacing those from PG&E. To see how this looks on your energy bill, check out ourUnderstanding Your Bill webpage.

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What is a Community Choice Energy agency?

Community Choice Energy or CCE, is a type of government agency that is provides electricity to a community. SV Clean Energy is the Community Choice Energy agency for 13 communities in Santa Clara County and there are many other Community Choice Energy Agencies throughout the state.

Over 1 million Californians get electricity from Community Choice Energy agencies and this number continues to grow. Community Choice Energy agencies are in a unique position to serve their communities’ individual needs and goals.

Do you live or work outside of the 13 communities that SV Clean Energy serves? See who provides your electricity at the list of statewide Community Choice Energy agencies at the California Community Association. Plus, explore the impact that Community Choice Energy is making across the state.