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Higher Comfort. Lower Bills.

Receive a Free Smart Thermostat for Your Home or Property!

MCE’s new Residential Direct Install Program provides qualifying homeowners and renters with a free smart thermostat, installed at no cost by our technical experts. Heating and cooling can account for nearly half of your home’s energy costs. A smart thermostat offers both automation and greater control over your home’s temperature and climate, resulting in lower electricity bills and increased comfort in the home.

Smart thermostats also help to reduce your home’s electricity usage, shrinking your electricity-related carbon footprint. At MCE our mission is to address climate change by providing cleaner energy service and energy efficiency measures, such as these free smart thermostats.

smart thermostat with dial and digital interface stating date, time, indoor and outdoor temperature measured in fahrenheit

To participate:

  • Your home or property must be located in MCE’s service area, which includes Marin and Napa Counties, unincorporated Contra Costa County, unincorporated Solano County, and the Cities and Towns of Benicia, Concord, Danville, El Cerrito, Lafayette, Martinez, Moraga, Oakley, Pinole, Pittsburg, Richmond, San Pablo, San Ramon, and Walnut Creek.
  • Your home has a central air conditioner.
  • You are an MCE or PG&E customer.

Get Started By Completing This Form!

The Program complies with the California Public Utilities Commission’s (CPUC) Statewide Customized Offering Procedures Manual for Business on customer eligibility. Projects are subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) rulings. MCE reserves the right to approve or reject project applications for the Program.

Energy Efficiency Resources

Things like air drafts, moisture, mold, and poor indoor air quality can impact the comfort and health of your home and your energy bill. But taking simple actions can help you save money, reduce your carbon footprint, and improve the health and comfort of your home.