PG&E is Changing How Your Electricity Bill Works – Here’s Everything You Need to Know

March 2021

San Francisco Chronicle

Meredith Fowlie, Faculty Director at the Energy Institute at Haas, shares her insight with the San Francisco Chronicle on PG&E’s electricity bill shift. This new shift could mean a lot for Californians and their electricity bills and for climate change as a whole.

“’Right now customers get no price signal,’ Fowlie said. ‘If you go to the grocery store and Brussels sprouts are out of season, they’re going to be more expensive, so maybe you choose broccoli instead. There’s real benefits to sending people price signals, especially when it’s low cost to shift.’”