About Our Service
Building a Clean Energy Future in Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) is redefining the local electricity market, providing our residents and businesses with new clean energy choices—renewable and 100% carbon-free electricity at competitive rates. Twelve communities in Santa Clara County formed SVCE, a local non-profit public agency. For these communities, SVCE is now your official electricity provider.
We work in partnership with PG&E. We buy clean electricity direct from the source—encouraging the kind of market growth and competition that results in more renewable energy sources and lower energy generation rates. PG&E delivers the electricity over existing power lines, and continues to maintain the lines and provide customer service as they always have. Your bill continues to come from PG&E, with SVCE generation charges replacing those from PG&E.
Bringing Benefits to the Community
SVCE is a locally controlled nonprofit, dedicated to providing benefits to our local community.
Choosing 100% carbon-free electricity is an easy and economical choice. It’s the single most effective and large-scale action our communities can take to curb emissions and reduce climate impacts.
A True Choice
You now have a choice of more than one electricity provider, and new clean and competitively-priced energy services from which to choose.
As a community choice energy agency, SVCE is redefining the local energy market with new and competitive clean energy services for all customers.
SVCE is a locally-governed public agency established to benefit participating communities, so we reinvest revenues to keep rates low, provide energy efficiency programs and promote local clean energy infrastructure.
Please watch and share the video below, which provides great background on SVCE to build community knowledge about the program.