Solar PV customers in Palo Alto

The City of Palo Alto Utilities (CPAU) is here to help with any questions you may have regarding your commercial solar PV system in Palo Alto. Contact your Account Representative or call 650-329-2241 for PV system billing, rates and general solar questions.



Net Energy Metering participants

Solar customers in Palo Alto have a special billing arrangement that enables them to be credited for excess power they export to the grid. This billing arrangement is based on Net Energy Metering (NEM). Learn more about NEM and solar rates through the resources below. 



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