Last updated: January 30, 2023
This page describes the terms and conditions (“Offer Terms”) that apply to OhmConnect’s promotion in which you can receive a free sun shelter or two free smart plugs plus $10 credit that can be redeemed for cash via a PayPal account (referred to in these Offer Terms as the “Promotion”). Open to electric service customers of California utilities PG&E, SCE and SDG&E, and New York utility Con Edison, all as further described below.
PLEASE READ THESE OFFER TERMS CAREFULLY AND IN FULL. THEY CONTAIN CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS ON THE PROMOTION AS WELL AS INFORMATION ON WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU FAIL TO COMPLETE THE OHMCONNECT REGISTRATION PROCESS, INCLUDING WHEN YOU CAN BE CHARGED FOR THE PRICE OF THE SMART PLUGS PLUS APPLICABLE TAX (IF YOU SELECT THE SMART PLUGS) BUT FAIL TO TIMELY CONNECT THE SMART PLUGS TO OHMCONNECT WITHIN THE PERIOD SPECIFIED
OhmConnect is a free service that can help consumers decrease energy usage during periods of high demand. OhmConnect, Inc. (“OhmConnect”) is offering a free sun shelter or two free smart plugs plus a $10 credit that can be redeemed for cash via PayPal to customers who join OhmConnect and connect their utility account. Promotion participants are referred to in these Terms and Conditions as “Participants.” You must be a new OhmConnect customer and enroll in OhmConnect’s demand response program to be eligible to participate in the Promotion. Limit one per participating household.
If you select the smart plugs, the plugs may require your agreement to other terms and conditions between you and the manufacturer or licensor of that smart plug.
These Offer Terms incorporate by reference the additional terms and conditions corresponding to OhmConnect’s demand response program, which can be found here:
These Offer Terms are meant to be consistent with and supplementary to the General Terms. In the event of any inconsistency or direct conflict between these Offer Terms and the Terms of Service, these Offer Terms will prevail.
Subject to availability, OhmConnect will provide a free sun shelter or two free smart plugs plus $10 credit redeemable via a PayPal account to each Participant who satisfies the eligibility requirements between July 22, 2022 at 12:00 AM Pacific Time (PT) and February 28, 2023 at 11:59 PM PT (the “Promotional Period”). The available smart plugs are either two (2) OhmPlug smarts plugs or two (2) TP-Link smart plugs. While supplies last.
To be eligible for the Promotion, you must satisfy all of the following conditions and steps:
To reserve your free sun shelter or two free smart plugs plus $10, you must satisfy steps 1-6 on or before February 28, 2023 at 11:59 PM PT:
Set up an OhmConnect Account. Participants must become first-time, fully enrolled customers of OhmConnect. To do so, visit the OhmConnect offer page and create a new OhmConnect account by providing your email address, zip code, first name, and phone number and creating a password. To become an OhmConnect customer, you must agree to the OhmConnect Terms of Service.
Authorize Your Utility to Share Usage Data. As part of enrolling in OhmConnect’s demand response program, as well as to be eligible for this Promotion, you must authorize your utility usage data to be shared with OhmConnect.
Before proceeding to Step 3 or 4 (as applicable), your utility (PG&E, SCE, SDG&E or Con Edison) must confirm that sharing has been authorized. Depending on your utility’s authorization process, this may take anywhere from 2 minutes to several weeks, although the average time is approximately 10 minutes.
Step 3 (for those choosing free smart plugs):
Provide a Credit Card: If you opt to receive smart plugs, you must furnish OhmConnect with a valid credit card and provide your authorization for OhmConnect to charge your card for the full MSRP plus applicable sales tax for the smart plugs you elect to receive. You will be charged the full MSRP (listed in Step 6) plus applicable sales tax if you fail to connect the smart plugs to OhmConnect within 30 days of delivery of the smart plugs to the shipping address provided in Step 4. See below for MSRP.
Provide a Shipping Address: Provide a shipping address to where the sun shelter or smart plugs will be shipped.
Become An Active OhmConnect User: You must complete a qualifying activity to become an active user before the end of the Promotional Period. A “qualifying activity” means: (a) logging into your OhmConnect account, (b) purchasing an item from the OhmConnect store, (c) connecting a new device to OhmConnect’s demand response program for the first time, or (d) inviting new members to join OhmConnect’s demand response program.
Step 6 (for those choosing free smart plugs):
Connect Your Smart Plugs: If you opted for the smart plugs, you must connect the smart plugs to OhmConnect and your utility (SCE, SDG&E, PG&E or Con Edison) within 30 days of delivery. Instructions for how to install and connect to OhmConnect will be provided with the smart plugs.
You are solely responsible for purchasing, maintaining and using at your own expense all utility, Wi-Fi, access to the internet, communications and other equipment and devices necessary to participate in the Promotion.
Employees, officers and directors of OhmConnect, its parent, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies, advertising, promotion, and production agencies, Webmasters and Web suppliers, their immediate family members (parents, grandparents, children, siblings, and spouse of any of the foregoing) regardless of where they live and individuals residing in their same household, whether related or not, are not eligible to participate in the Promotion.
Use of automated, robotic, programmed and like methods of online participation are prohibited. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Promotion, as determined by OhmConnect in its sole discretion, will be disqualified. OhmConnect may also prosecute such persons to the full extent of the law.
From time to time, OhmConnect may change these Offer Terms. If it does so, the “Last Updated” line above will be revised. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Offer Terms. Your continued participation in the Promotion following the posting of changes to the Offer Terms indicates your acceptance of those changes. OhmConnect also reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Promotion for any reason or for no reason.
If you have any questions, please contact OhmConnect at OhmConnect, Inc., 371 3rd Street, 2nd Floor, Oakland, CA 94607.
OhmConnect: OhmConnect, Inc., 371 3rd Street, 2nd Floor, Oakland, CA 94607.