$10 Amazon Gift Card Offer Terms

Last updated: May 17, 2022

This page describes the terms and conditions (“Offer Terms”) that apply to OhmConnect’s [Partner] Gift Card and Smart Thermostat Offer (referred to in these terms and conditions as the “Gift Card Promotion” or the “Promotion”), open to electric service customers of California utilities PG&E, SCE and SDG&E and New York utility ConEd, all as further described below.

The Promotional Period runs from 12:00 AM Pacific Time (PT) on May 17, 2022 to 11:59 PM PT on August 31, 2022. PLEASE READ THESE OFFER TERMS CAREFULLY AND IN FULL. THEY CONTAIN CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS ON  PROMOTION AS WELL AS INFORMATION ON WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU SELECT A DISCOUNTED SMART THERMOSTAT BUT FAIL TO COMPLETEL THE OHMCONNECT REGISTRATION PROCESS AFTER RECEIVING YOUR SELECTED SMART THERMOSTAT, INCLUDING WHEN YOU CAN BE CHARGED FOR THE PRICE OF THE SMART THERMOSTAT PLUS APPLICABLE TAX IF YOU FAIL TO TIMELY CONNECT THE THERMOSTAT TO OHMCONNECT WITHIN THE PERIOD SPECIFIED.

1. Introduction

OhmConnect is a free service that can help consumers decrease energy usage during periods of high demand. OhmConnect, Inc. (“OhmConnect”) is offering a $10 Amazon Gift Card and an option to buy a discounted smart thermostat to electric service customers who are new to OhmConnect, sign up for its demand response program and connect to their utility account to OhmConnect. Gift Card Promotion participants are referred to in these Terms and Conditions as “Participants.”

These Offer Terms for the Gift Card Promotion incorporate by reference the additional terms and conditions corresponding to OhmConnect’s demand response program, for those who are eligible for and elect to receive a Google Nest thermostat, Google’s Nest Rush Hour Rewards Program, both of which can be found here:

For those electing to receive a Nest thermostat as part of the Promotion, the OhmConnect Demand Response Program is provided in conjunction with Google’s Nest Rush Hour Rewards Program, and enrollment in both is required to qualify for a discounted Nest thermostat. If you receive a smart thermostat other than a Nest thermostat, such smart thermostat may require your agreement to other terms and conditions between you and the manufacturer or licensor of that smart thermostat. Regardless, you must be a new OhmConnect customer and enrolled in OhmConnect’s demand response program to be eligible to participate in the Gift Card Promotion.

These Offer Terms are meant to be consistent with and supplementary to the General Terms and the Nest Terms (as applicable). In the event of any inconsistency or direct conflict between these Offer Terms and the General Terms, these Offer Terms will prevail.

2. The Gift Card Promotion


Gift Card Promotion: Subject to availability, OhmConnect will provide a $10 credit to a Participant’s OhmConnect account (which can be redeemed via Amazon) to each individual who signs up and completes the eligibility requirements between May 17, 2022 at 12:00 AM Pacific Time (PT) to August 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM PT (the “Promotional Period”). $38.99 Smart Thermostat: In addition to the $10 credit, subject to availability, OhmConnect will provide each individual who completes the eligibility requirements during the Promotional Period with one of the following options at the discounted price of $38.99 plus applicable sales tax:

While supplies last.The Gift Card Promotion cannot be combined with any other OhmConnect promotions or offerings. OhmConnect reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or terminate the Gift Card Promotion for any reason or for no reason. All information collected by OhmConnect in connection with the GiftCard Promotion will be collected and used in accordance with the Privacy Policy.

3. Eligibility

To be eligible for the Promotion, you must satisfy all of the following conditions and steps:

You must satisfy the applicable steps on or before August 31, 2022 at 11:59PM Pacific Time:

Step 1:

Set up an OhmConnect Account. Participants must become first time, fully enrolled customers of OhmConnect, Inc. To do so 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 General Terms.

Step 2:

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, Participants must authorize 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 ConEd) 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:

If you opt to receive a Google Nest thermostat. Join Google Nest’s RushHour Rewards Program. For those electing to receive a Nest thermostat as part of the Promotion, enrollment in both the OhmConnect demand response program and Google's Rush Hour Rewards Program is required

Step :

Provide a Credit Card for the Discounted Smart Thermostat. You must furnish OhmConnect with a valid credit card and provide your authorization for OhmConnect to charge your card for the MSRP of the smart thermostat you elect to receive. At this step, we will charge your credit card $38.99 for the smart thermostat plus applicable sales tax, which will be calculated after you provide your shipping address in Step 5. You will be charged the full MSRP (less the $38.99 amount and sales tax already paid) if you fail to connect the smart thermostat to OhmConnect within 30 days of delivery of the smart thermostat to the shipping address provided in Step 5.

Step :

Provide Shipping Address. Provide a shipping address to where the smart thermostat will be shipped. You will be notified that the thermostat is on its way.

Step :

Become an Active User of OhmConnect’s Demand Response Program. To complete the qualifications for the Amazon gift card and the optional $38.99 smart thermostat, you must become an active user of the OhmConnect demand response program and platform within the Promotional Period, including by engaging and participating with the OhmConnect platform, communications and/or events.

4. Additional Terms and Conditions

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.

5. Fraud

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.

6. Changes

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 OfferTerms. 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.

7. Questions

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.