Required Agreements

Non-Disclosure Agreement (Researcher NDA)

Qualified researchers making requests for energy usage data must sign a model Non-Disclosure Agreement prior to receiving the requested information. Department directors or higher level faculty members are required to sign the NDA.  Please click the button below to download the NDA, sign it, and return it to your SDG&E Request Sponsor.

Other third parties requesting customer information may be required to sign a company NDA.  While the NDA below can be used as a sample for these third parties, only researchers are authorized to sign and return this document as part of receiving the requested data. When required, a customized NDA will be created by SDG&E for other third parties during the Privacy GreenLight process.

Terms of Service (Local Government Requests)

Local Governments making requests for aggregated and/or anonymized customer energy data are required to complete and sign a Terms of Service agreement. Department directors or higher level government representitives are required to sign the Terms of Service. Please download the Terms of Service, have it signed, and return it to your SDG&E Request Sponsor.

NDA Certificate (Local Government Requests)

Local Governments making requests for energy data who plan to share the information with an agent, consultant, or other external representative of the Local Government must have that representative sign an NDA Certificate.  Please download, complete, and return this document to your Request Sponsor.

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