Shared below are materials developed by Silicon Valley Clean Energy to help residents and businesses better understand our program and the benefits SVCE can bring to Silicon Valley.



Annual PG&E Joint Rate Mailer


SVCE Social Media Policy


Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) is required by the Public Utilities Code to draft and submit and Implementation Plan to the California Public Utilities Commission. The Implementation Plan was approved by the Board of Directors at the July 13, 2016, meeting.

Implementation Plan and Statement of Intent -  Submitted July 14, 2016

Addendum No. 1 - Implementation Plan and Statement of Intent - DRAFT

SVCE conducted a survey across all participating communities to poll community members priorities and concerns. The report and the appendices are included here:

Community Survey Main Report

Appendix A: Demographics

Appendix B: Methodology

Appendix C: Topline Report

Appendix D: Questionnaire

Appendix E: Crosstabulations

Before forming Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE), our Partnership evaluated whether the Community Choice Energy (CCE) model would not just work for, but also benefit, our residents and businesses here in Silicon Valley. Detailed in the reports below are the specific outcomes anticipated for the region after launching Silicon Valley’s first locally controlled nonprofit organization to procure energy on behalf of our communities:

Initial Assessment Report

Technical Feasibilty Study

Joint Powers Authority


The Chief Executive Officer submits to the Board of Directors a proposed Budget for the following fiscal year two months prior to the end of the fiscal year. SVCE’s fiscal year begins on October 1. SVCE’s budget is aligned with the Strategic Plan and reflects all activities, including operating and capital programs expenditures.

FY 17-18 Approved Budget 

FY 16-17 Financial Statement

SVCE submitted the FY 2017/18 Approved Operating Budget to the California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO) for budget award consideration. On February 20, 2018, SVCE was notified that the FY 2017/18 Approved Operating Budget received recognition for Excellence in Budgeting from the CSMFO.

Joint Rate Mailers w/ PG&E

Silicon Valley Clean Energy and PG&E are required to provide a side-by-side rate and power content comparison in an annual mailer to enrolled customers. See the mailers below for the rate that most closely corresponds to your current rate.

E-1 Residential

A-1 Small Commercial

A-10 Medium Commercial

E-19 Commercial Electric

SVCE and PG&E agreed upon the four representative rate classes as shown above in an effort to provide mailers for typical comparisons for the entire population of customers.  If your rate class is not one of the four representative examples, you can view a comparison for your rate here or at


Please watch and share the video below, which provides great background on SVCE to build community knowledge about the program.


SVCE Social Media Policy 

Silicon Valley Clean Energy’s social media pages were created to update and inform those in our participating communities and are intended to serve as a means of communication between SVCE and the public. Comments containing any of the following are not allowed and will be removed as soon as possible:

a) Comments that are not topically related to the particular posting being commented upon;
b) Profane language or content;
c) Content that promotes, fosters, or perpetuates discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression;
d) Sexual content or links to sexual content;
e) Content intended to threaten or defame any person, group or organization;
f) Content that solicits or promotes commercial services or products;
g) Content that engages in or encourages illegal activity;
h) Information that may compromise the safety or security of the public, public systems, or employees;
i) Content that violates a legal ownership interest of another party, such as trademark or copyright infringement; or
j) Comments in support of or opposition to political campaigns, candidates, or ballot measures.

Comments posted to this site will be monitored and archived. However, SVCE disclaims any and all responsibility and liability for materials that SVCE may find inappropriate and which cannot be removed in an expeditious or otherwise timely manner. SVCE reserves the right to deny access to its social media pages to any individual who violates the above standards.

A comment posted by a member of the public on a SVCE social media site is the opinion of the commentator or poster only, and does not imply endorsement of, or agreement by, SVCE.  SVCE does not guarantee the authenticity, accuracy, appropriateness, or security of external links, websites, or content linked thereto. Any content posted to a SVCE social media site, including posts by members of the public, may be considered a public record and subject to public disclosure.

If you require a response or are requesting services from SVCE, please visit or call 1-844-474-SVCE(7823).