Austin Energy is the nation’s 8th largest publicly-owned electric utility and a department of the City of Austin. Our mission is to deliver clean, affordable, reliable energy and excellent customer service. Austin Energy is recognized for achieving some of the highest performance standards in the industry. These standards include aggressive renewable and reliability goals and demonstrated efforts to promote new clean energy technologies and a sustainable environment.
Austin Energy ranks first among Texas utilities for green power sales and offers some of the most comprehensive energy efficiency programs in America. We are also leading the effort to study the impact of electric vehicles on the electric system while promoting increased market share in the automotive industry.
Choose 100% wind for your home or business by subscribing to the GreenChoice® program. Greenchoice subscribers add clean energy to Austin’s grid every day when they choose to meet their electricity needs with 100% renewable Texas wind.
Subscribe to GreenChoice and Power Austin’s grid with more Texas wind, less fossil fuels.
• Create Texas jobs and new revenue for Texas schools
• Save millions of gallons of water wasted by oil and gas extraction
• Help lead Austin to its community goal of 35% renewable energy use by 2020.
Austin Energy’s PowerSaver™ Program can help reduce the cost of making energy efficiency improvements to your home, business, or multifamily property. Whether you are interested in a large-scale energy performance upgrade or just making a few improvements at a time, the PowerSaver Program has savings for you.
- Residential Offerings: Refrigerator Recycling, Thermostats, Air Conditioning
- Multifamily Offerings: Water and Energy Packaged Rebates, Custom Technologies, High Efficiency Lighting, Duct Diagnostics and Improvement
- Commercial Offerings: New Construction Rebates, Small Business Lighting, High Efficiency Lighting
Solar PV systems are clean, quiet, and efficient ways of generating electricity. They harvest sunlight and turn it into electricity. Austin Energy offers rebates for customers who install solar PV systems for their homes or businesses. Find a list of participating companies on our website to get started.
Lighthouse Solar has been bringing solar electric services to the Austin metro area since 2007, and has been a leader in the Texas solar industry. In the Austin metro area, Austin Energy offers rebates for solar electric systems making solar energy more affordable than ever for home and business owners. Lighthouse Solar offers affordable financing, design and installation services and an industry leading 25-year workmanship warranty. Our NABCEP certified employees will make sure your system is installed to the highest industry standard.
McCullough has been serving the home heating, cooling and energy conservation needs of central Texans for 40 years. As a 100% Austin-based and family-owned business, we know your neighborhood, local rebate programs and building codes. Our certified technicians are trained to effectively troubleshoot and repair all brands of HVAC systems and we offer a cost effective annual maintenance program to help you keep your central AC and heating system operating efficiently.
Our Services: AC and Furnace Repair & Installation • Free Energy Audit (*) • Precision Tune-ups • Duct Design, Sealing & Repair • 24/7 Emergency Service • Insulation & Weatherproofing • Ductless Mini Splits
(*) homes 10 years and older receiving Austin Energy electricity