Building Insulation

Renewable Energy Systems & Energy Efficiency Improvement Loans & Grants

USDA Rural Development is seeking applications for its Rural Energy for America Program. The program provides grants and guaranteed loans to farmers and small businesses to support the installation of renewable energy and energy efficiency improvements. Applicants may apply for grants up to 25% of the total project costs. Energy efficiency grants can range from $1,500 to $250,000 while renewable energy grants range from $2,500 to $500,000. Examples of former projects include, but are not limited to, the installation of:
  • wood pellet boilers
  • solar panels

SDG&E (Electric) - Multi-Family Residential Efficiency Program

Multi-Family Residential building owners, property managers, and tenants in San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) territory are eligible for energy efficiency rebates and incentives. The types of upgrades include attic insulation, water-saving upgrades, energy-efficient lighting, and cooling and heating duct sealing. To get more information about the specifics of the various programs call the number offered on the website provided.

SoCalGas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs - Building Insulation

The Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) Home Energy Efficiency Rebate Program offers cash rebates on qualifying energy-efficiency upgrades or improvements made to single family homes, multi-family apartments, or attached residential units (maximum of four). Prescriptive rebates are available for qualifying Energy Star dishwashers, clothes washers and water heaters. These appliance rebates can be redeemed at the point of sale through participating retailers.If the equipment is bought at a non-participating retailer, mail-in rebates are available.

SoCalGas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs

The Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) Home Energy Efficiency Rebate Program offers cash rebates on qualifying energy-efficiency upgrades or improvements made to single family homes, multi-family apartments, or attached residential units (maximum of four). Prescriptive rebates are available for qualifying Energy Star dishwashers, clothes washers and water heaters. These appliance rebates can be redeemed at the point of sale through participating retailers.If the equipment is bought at a non-participating retailer, mail-in rebates are available.

SoCalGas - Multi-Family Residential Rebate Program - Building Insulation, Insulation

Southern California Gas Company provides incentives to encourage the owners and managers of multi-family residential buildings to increase their energy efficiency. The program offers rebates for the installation of qualified energy-efficient products in apartment dwelling units and in the common areas of apartment and condominium complexes, and common areas of mobile home parks. Equipment must meet the efficiency standards provided on the web site.Contact Southern California Gas Company for additional information.

SoCalGas - Multi-Family Residential Rebate Program

Southern California Gas Company provides incentives to encourage the owners and managers of multi-family residential buildings to increase their energy efficiency. The program offers rebates for the installation of qualified energy-efficient products in apartment dwelling units and in the common areas of apartment and condominium complexes, and common areas of mobile home parks.

Hercules Municipal Utility - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program - Building Insulation

Hercules Municipal Utility provides financial incentives for its residential members to increase the energy efficiency of participating homes. Rebates are offered for a variety of home appliances and weatherization improvements, including refrigerators, dishwashers, clothes washers, insulation and high performance windows. Additional equipment requirements can be found on the web site listed above. Please follow program guidelines described on web site listed above to receive full rebate amounts.