Palo Alto residents and businesses can choose 100% carbon offset natural gas. For commercial customers click here.
Join the Movement
Palo Alto residents can take a leadership role in our quest for making our city one of the most sustainable in the country. You can join the voluntary PaloAltoGreenGas program, where you will pay a small premium to have the carbon emissions associated with your natural gas use offset with carbon offsets. Carbon offset projects reduce the amount of carbon released into the atmosphere.
By participating in PaloAltoGreenGas, you are making a positive impact by: • Reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with your natural gas use • Building a sustainable future • Purchasing Green-e Climate certified carbon offsets
Easy on the pocket
• PaloAltoGreenGas is only 12 cents extra per therm of natural gas. • $5 per month on average for the typical residential household.