SMUD- Complete Energy Solutions

Trusted commercial financing for SMUD business customers 

Learn more about Sacramento Municipal Utility District - Complete Energy Solutions

SMUD understands how energy costs can affect your bottom line. That’s why we offer the Complete Energy Solutions program: a one-stop-shop to help your business become more energy efficient and reduce your energy bills. In addition to valuable rebates for qualifying improvements, SMUD has partnered with National Energy Improvement Fund (NEIF) to provide cash flow positive financing options.  

Questions? Contact NEIF at or (720) 724-7673.

Three Simple Steps For Customers

1. Get a Proposal

Contact SMUD to learn more and sign up for your free energy assessment. They’ll walk through your property, identify energy-saving opportunities, and create a personalized proposal for you in the same.

2. Simple Application

Apply online and receive notification of approval typically within 2-3 business days.

3. Installation

Sign closing documents and work with your contractor to schedule the installation.

Who is Eligible?​

Any commercial, non-profit, multifamily (4+ units), or municipal customer of SMUD. Projects $2,000 and up (no maximum).

What Improvements Qualify?

Work must be performed by a NEIF-Approved Contractor. Most energy efficiency equipment qualifies, explore our robust measure and incentive list here.

Three Simple Steps For Contractors

1. Register as a NEIF – Approved Contractor

If you are not already a NEIF-Approved Contractor, Apply Here!

2. Propose and Close Projects

Use the NEIF Commerical Finance Portal to propose and close more projects and bigger projects with simple monthly payment solutions.

3. Get Paid!

Contractors paid quickly within one week of project completion. 50% progress payments typically available upon customer approval.


Program Info Sheet

Learn more about the program and its basic terms.

Contractor Training

Schedule a one-on-one training with Jensen Handwork for a demo of the Commercial Finance Portal and process.

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