California Net Billing Factsheet for Residential Solar Customers - Here’s what you need to know
11 April 2023
You can stay on your current tariff for 20 years after your system is connected to the grid before moving to Net Billing. [...] Under an electrification rate plan, the amount you pay for electricity from the grid depends on the time of day and will be the highest from 4pm to 9pm. [...] In the first year on the net billing tariff, the average residential customer can expect to be compensated $675 for exports to the grid. [...] If you submit your interconnection application before the end of 2027, your export rate will be locked in for 9 years from when your system is connected to the grid. [...] California Net Billing Factsheet for Residential Solar Customers General Solar Adder: PG&E and SCE customers who sign up for Net Billing during the first five years of the program receive extra cents/kWh on top of the base export rate (the “adder”).