Our response to COVID-19
We’ve made some changes due to COVID-19, including suspending service disconnections for nonpayment and only continuing critical work needed to protect public safety and reduce the risk of wildfires.   Learn more here.  
If your income has recently changed, you may qualify for a reduced energy rate
If you have recently lost your job, even if you are receiving unemployment benefits, you may qualify for a reduced energy rate through our CARE or FERA programs.   Learn more here.  

June 2019 Rate Changes

June 2019 Rate Changes

Effective June 1, 2019 the rate components listed below changed as follows.

  • Distribution – for all rates
  • NDC – for all rates
  • PPPC – for all rates
  • TOTCA – for all rates
  • NSGC – for all rates
  • CIA – for applicable Residential rates
  • SCE Gen – including the RTP “hourly” factors
  • Dual Participation CAP – for all applicable rates
  • GHG – COMMERCIAL tab – for all applicable Commercial rates
  • CARE Surcharge – for all rates
  • CARE Discount % - for all TOU CARE rates
  • CTC – for all rates
  • PCIA – for all rates
  • EDWARD’S PDA tab – for March AFB & Edwards AFB
  • Green Rate “Class Average Generation Credit” – for all rates

The actual impact of these rate factor changes on the customers’ bill will vary based on energy usage.

California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE)

SCE’s current and revised CARE Surcharge and CARE Discount Percentage are listed below:

Rate Component $/kWh Rate or Percentage Prior to June 1, 2019 $/kWh Rate or Percentage as of June 1, 2019
CARE Surcharge* 0.00518 0.00529
CARE Discount for Commercial Accounts 28.2% 29.1%

*The CARE Surcharge rate is shown in dollars/kWh. All non-CARE, non-Street Lighting customers pay this same amount on an equal dollars/kWh basis.