Customer Programs

Investing in Sustainability Careers: Training & Job Creation through Local Partnerships

This series explores the ways environmental justice is essential to MCE’s mission to address climate change by reducing energy-related greenhouse gas emissions with renewable energy and energy efficiency. In order to stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, California has been sheltering-in-place for months, closing businesses, and leaving record numbers of community members unemployed, [...]

MCE’s Energy Efficiency Programs: 2019 Annual Report

As part of MCE’s mission to reduce electricity-related greenhouse gas emissions, we offer customers the opportunity to participate in a variety of energy efficiency programs. These programs provide the chance for customers to reduce their electricity bills and improve the comfort of their homes, while decreasing their carbon footprint. In 2019 MCE offered multifamily, single-family, [...]

What You Need to Know about MCE’s Single-Family Comprehensive Program and Your Home Energy Report

MCE’s new Single-Family Comprehensive Program offers residential customers strategies to reduce your energy consumption and save money on your electricity bill, as well as a Similar Home Comparison Report that allows you to compare your electricity usage against that of similar homes. How We Personalize Your Report We determine similar homes to yours based on [...]

By |May 20th, 2020|Customer Programs|

Answers to 7 FAQs about Charging Electric Vehicles at Home

One of the most underrated benefits of electric vehicles (EVs) is being able to permanently remove “go to the gas station” from your Errands To Do List. With an EV, you can “refuel” at the most convenient place: your home. Home EV charging is easy to set up, but can be new territory for [...]

MCE Approved for $750,000 Grant to Support Critical Resiliency Facilities

The Marin Community Foundation recently approved a two-year grant of $750,000 to MCE through the Buck Family Fund. MCE will use the grant to support clean energy resiliency for nonprofit critical facilities and affordable housing in Marin County. In the face of wildfire threats, we recognize that the decision to shut off electricity service is [...]

Top 3 Ways Electric Vehicles Save You Money

Once considered niche, EVs were initially promoted as luxury cars with a six-figure sticker price. Today, the growing number of public charging stations and lower costs make EVs a compelling option for car shoppers. There are now several rebates that can make the cost of buying or leasing an EV even less than a gas-fueled [...]

The Top 5 Reasons to Get a Smart Thermostat

Want an easy way to lower your heating bill this winter? Switching to a smart thermostat may just be the move for you. Now that the weather is getting colder, your heater might be running more often to keep your home warm and comfortable. Monitoring your usage can keep your heating bills from [...]