1. California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE): Provides a 30% or more discount on your electricity and gas bills. Qualification is based on participation in certain public assistance programs or household income as of today. Apply at sdge.com/CARE.
2. Family Electric Rate Assistance (FERA): If a customer doesn’t qualify for CARE, they may qualify for FERA, which provides income-qualified households of three or more with a reduced electric rate (18% discount) on their monthly bill. Learn more at sdge.com/FERA.
3. Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP): A federally-funded program that provides up to $1,000 to help low-income households with their energy bills. Find details on sdge.com/LIHEAP.
If you’re struggling to pay your utility bill, call SDG&E’s Customer Contact Center at 1-800-411-7343 to learn about flexible payment arrangements or other options available to you. Visit sdge.com/coronavirus for updates on the coronavirus pandemic and how SDG&E is helping, and learn more about SDG&E’s assistance programs at sdge.com/assistance.