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Performance Data Providers
for the California Solar Initiative

All recipients of California Solar Initiative (CSI) funding under the performance-based incentive (PBI) structure, regardless of system size, are required to contract with a performance data provider (PDP) for five years of PDP service that meets all of the applicable minimum standards defined in the CSI PBI Data Transfer Rules in Section 10 of the CSI Program Handbook.

Below is a link to a list of eligible PDPs for each of the CSI Program Administrators service territories.

CCSE (San Diego area) PDP List:
http://energycenter.org/index.php/incentive-programs/california-solar-initiative/about-csi/ccses-performance-data-provider-pdp

PG&E PDP List:
www.pge.com/myhome/saveenergymoney/
solarenergy/csi/csimeteringperformancemonitoring/

SCE PDP List:
www.sce.com/solarleadership/gosolar/california-solar-initiative/HandbookForms/

For companies interested in becoming CSI PDPs, follow the steps listed below to work with the CSI Program Administrators.


PDP APPLICATION PROCESS

Application & Documentation

The PDP applicant completes the "Application for PDP Services." Note that the PDP applicant must submit separate applications to and successfully complete the data transfer test described in the "Application for PDP Services" for each utility or Program Administrator.


In PG&E's service territory, the PDP applicant forwards the completed application and required documentation to:

Mail to:

Program Manager, California Solar Initiative
Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
P.O. Box 770000
San Francisco, CA 94177-0001

For questions, contact:

Program Manager, California Solar Initiative
Phone: (415) 973-3480
Fax: (415) 973-2510
Email: SolarPBI@pge.com
Web: www.pge.com/csi


In SCE's service territory, the PDP applicant forwards the completed application and required documentation to:

Mail to:

Program Manager, California Solar Initiative
Southern California Edison
6042A Irwindale Ave
Irwindale, CA 91702

For questions, contact:

Program Manager, California Solar Initiative
Phone: (866)-584-7436
Fax: (626) 633-3402
Email: pbi@sce.com
Web: www.sce.com/csi/


In San Diego Gas & Electric's service territory, the PDP applicant forwards the completed application and required documentation to:

Mail to:

California Center for Sustainable Energy
Attn: CSI Program Manager
8690 Balboa Avenue Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123

For questions, contact:

California Solar Initiative Program Manager
Phone: (858) 244-1177
Fax: (858) 244-1178
Email: csi@energycenter.org
Web: www.energycenter.org


The Program Administrator will review the submitted documentation, determine if the PDP applicant meets the program requirements and notify the PDP applicant via email. The Program Administrator will review the application and respond to the PDP applicant within 10 business days.