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Generators & Backup Power

Financial incentives may be available for customers installing home battery storage systems (SGIP Program)
PG&E Press Release
For non-residential customers
Public Utilities Commission SGIP Info

Some Lake County residents may be interested in purchasing generators, portable power stations or battery technologies to prepare for loss of power.  PG&E has developed resources to assist those considering these options:

PG&E’s Backup Generation Options
Backup Generator Fact Sheet
Is a Generator the Right Choice?
PG&E Marketplace

CDC Generator Safety Resources

It is critical that any County residents considering a generator take appropriate safety precautions.  These resources were developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

Generator Safety Flyer (English)
Generator Safety Flyer (Spanish)
Carbon Monoxide Fact Sheets (Many Languages)
You Can Prevent Carbon Monoxide Exposure (English)
Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (Spanish)