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California Climate Credit


Savings on Your Electric Bill to Fight Climate Change

The California Climate Credit is money from State programs to fight climate change. You'll receive the credit automatically on your electricity bill. For tips on how to use your Climate Credit to save energy, visit Energy Upgrade California.

Small Business customers receive the Climate Credit each month. The amount of the credit will vary by energy use.

Residential households receive the Climate Credit each April and October. The amounts of the 2015 Climate Credit are provided in the table below.

2015 Residential Climate Credit

Electric Bill Provider

Credit Applied to Bill



Liberty Utilities




Pacific Power



April: $36.24

October: $23.99

*Note: SDG&E customers will receive a credit of $36.24 in April 2015 and $23.99 in October 2015.

Learn how credits are calculated, why they differ by electricity provider, and who is eligible.

Climate Credit FAQs

Browse our Climate Credit FAQs or learn about the Greenhouse Gas Cap-and-Trade Program. Read our press release on the Climate Credit.


Last Modified: 4/9/2015

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