Pacific Gas and Electric Energy Savings Assistance Program
PG&E Energy Management Department is dedicated to assisting low-income, disabled and senior citizen customers through numerous programs and community outreach projects. With its Energy Savings Assistance Program PG&E provides income-qualified renters and homeowners with easy, free solutions to help manage their energy use and save money on their monthly energy bills.
Common improvements may include:
- New appliances to replace your old refrigerator, furnace or water heater
- Insulation and weatherproofing services to keep your home cooler in summer and warmer in winter
- Compact fluorescent light bulbs that use up to 70 percent less energy than traditional light bulbs
Check the guidelines
Participants must live in a house, mobile home or apartment that is at least five years old. Income must meet the following guidelines, which are the same for CARE, the California Alternative Rates for Energy Program.
Number of Persons in Household - Total gross annual household income*
1-2 - $32,920 or less
3 - $41,560 or less
4 - $50,200 or less
5 - $58,840 or less
6 - $67,480 or less
7 - $76,120 or less
8 - $84,760 or less
9 - $93,400 or less
10 - $102,040 or less
Each additional person add $8,640
*Before taxes based on current income sources.