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Competitive Rates. Cleaner Power.

The electric charges on your bill can be simplified into two categories:

  • Electric Delivery Rates – PG&E delivery rates are the same for MCE and non-MCE customers.
  • Electric Generation Rates – Generation rates vary depending on the service that you choose: PG&E, MCE Light Green, or MCE Deep Green.

If you choose MCE service, MCE will replace PG&E’s charges for generation. PG&E will also add additional fees to your bill. We always include these added fees in cost comparisons.

How MCE Works

Residential Rates

Stable Rates. Priceless Environmental Benefits.

Clean energy makes a difference and so do stable rates. You get both when you choose MCE’s renewable energy sources.

We partner with PG&E to give you transparent cost comparisons. The electric charges on your bill can be simplified into two categories: Electric Delivery and Electric Generation. When you use MCE, PG&E Electric Delivery charges stay the same. MCE replaces the Electric Generation charge, which accounts for the source of power and how much electricity you’re using.

Sample Residential Cost Comparison

Typical Monthly Electric Charges*

MCE Light Green
61% RENEWABLE**

$11748average total cost
  • $60.76
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $42.02
    Electric Generation
  • $14.70
    Additional PG&E Fees

PG&E
39% RENEWABLE**

$11755average total cost
  • $60.76
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $56.79
    Electric Generation

  • Additional PG&E Fees

MCE Deep Green
100% RENEWABLE**

$12231average total cost
  • $60.76
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $46.85
    Electric Generation
  • $14.70
    Additional PG&E Fees

MCE Local Sol
100% LOCAL SOLAR**

$14404average total cost
  • $60.76
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $68.59
    Electric Generation
  • $14.70
    Additional PG&E Fees
*Based on a typical usage of a residential customer in our service area at current PG&E rates and MCE rates effective as of July 1, 2019 under the E-1 rate schedule. Actual differences may vary depending on usage, rate schedule, and other factors. Estimate provided is an average of seasonal rates.
**Represents the most recent (2018) power content data reported to the California Energy Commission’s Power Source Disclosure Program.

Commercial Rates

Cleaner Energy Makes Good Business Sense

Empower your organization to make a difference by choosing renewable energy sources. MCE’s energy rates for businesses are affordable, stable, and transparent. With MCE you can contribute to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.

We partner with PG&E to give you transparent rates, cleaner energy options, and to provide you with an easy-to-read bill. The rate you pay MCE for electricity generation simply replaces what PG&E would have charged for energy procurement.

Sample Commercial Cost Comparison

Typical Monthly Electric Charges*

MCE Light Green
61% RENEWABLE**

$31399average total cost
  • $168.18
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $108.15
    Electric Generation
  • $37.66
    Additional PG&E Fees

PG&E
39% RENEWABLE**

$31448average total cost
  • $168.18
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $146.30
    Electric Generation

  • Additional PG&E Fees

MCE Deep Green
100% RENEWABLE**

$32668average total cost
  • $168.18
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $120.84
    Electric Generation
  • $37.66
    Additional PG&E Fees

MCE Local Sol
100% LOCAL SOLAR**

$38604average total cost
  • $168.18
    PG&E Electric Delivery
  • $180.20
    Electric Generation
  • $37.66
    Additional PG&E Fees
*Based on a typical usage of a small commercial customer in our service area at current PG&E rates and MCE rates effective as of July 1, 2019 under the A1X rate schedule. Actual differences may vary depending on usage, rate schedule, and other factors. Estimate provided is an average of seasonal rates.
**Represents the most recent (2018) power content data reported to the California Energy Commission’s Power Source Disclosure Program.