Earth Day Photo Challenge

What is the Earth Day Photo Challenge? Participate in our #EarthDay50 Photo Challenge and you can win a $50 DoorDash gift card! Plus, for each entry we will donate $10 to @SMC_Strong. How to Enter: Send us a photo/video/artwork over direct message showing us how you plan . . .

April 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog|

How to minimize your electricity costs

As we shelter in place against COVID-19, most of our customers are spending far more time at home than usual, which may contribute to higher-than-normal electricity bills. Here are some special bill credits and programs that can help you cope with the current economic challenges. California Climate Credit is Coming . . .

March 31st, 2020|Categories: Blog, Coronavirus|Tags: , |

EV program helps get another gas car off the road

Paul and Hannah Breslow really enjoy the extra torque an electric vehicle (EV) delivers to get up steep roads to their home in hilly San Carlos. But that is not the main reason they purchased their new Nissan Leaf. Paul, who works in sustainability, understands that transportation is the . . .

March 31st, 2020|Categories: Blog|

What is emitting the most greenhouse gas in our community?

Note: Since this data was compiled, cleaner power generation by Peninsula Clean Energy has significantly reduced the relative GHG contribution of the uses of electricity. *Vitalsigns- Greenhouse gas emissions If the breakdown shown in the figure was not what you expected, you are not alone. Many people . . .

February 21st, 2020|Categories: Blog|