Refrigerators/Freezers

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) - Energy Efficiency Business Rebates

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) offers incentive programs for businesses looking to improve their energy efficiency. In addition to incentives, SDG&E also provides technical advice. See website for complete details. Overall Program DetailsIncentive AmountFood Service Equipment: varies Commercial Refrigeration/Freezers: varies Window Film: $1.35/sq. ft.Network Power Management Software: $15/desk top computerVending Machine Controller: $100/unitIrrigation: $1.15/low pressure nozzle; $44/acre drip irrigationGreenhouse Heat Curtain: $0.40/sq.

PG&E - Multi-Family Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

PG&E offers rebates for owners and managers of multi-family properties of five or more units. The program has two incentive components 1) an assessment incentive which is paid on a per dwelling unit basis for assessment and verification, and 2) an upgrade incentive which is a performance-based incentives for the energy efficiency upgrades. See program website for complete details.  Overall Program DetailsIncentive AmountAssessment Incentive: $100 per dwelling unit for up to 200 units.

SMUD - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) offers a wide array of incentives for its commercial customers to increase the energy efficiency of their facilities. Rebates are available for a for lighting equipment and controls , HVAC systems and controls, motors, food service equipment, PC and Data management systems, refrigeration equipment and controls, and whole building measures .  In general, SMUD provides both custom and prescriptive ("Express") incentive packages for eligible measures.

Hercules Municipal Utility - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program - Refrigerators/Freezers

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.

Hercules Municipal Utility - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

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.Overall Program DetailsIncentive AmountWindows: $1 per sq.

SDG&E (Electric) - Energy Efficiency Business Rebates - Refrigerators/Freezers

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) offers incentive programs for businesses looking to improve their energy efficiency. In addition to technical advice, SDG&E provides Energy Efficiency Business Rebates (prescriptive and custom) and interest-free financing to cover the remaining costs. Rebates are available for lighting improvements, refrigeration, natural gas technologies, food service or other improvements.

PG&E - Non-Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program - Refrigerators/Freezers

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) offers rebates and other incentives to businesses and non-residential customers to increase their energy efficiency. In addition to covering equipment and other energy efficient improvements, PG&E offers incentives for efficient building design. The Standard Energy Efficiency Rebate Program covers a variety of specified improvements, including:

  • Agricultural Improvements
  • Appliances and General Improvements

PG&E - Non-Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) offers rebates and other incentives to businesses and non-residential customers to increase their energy efficiency. In addition to covering equipment and other energy efficient improvements, PG&E offers incentives for efficient building design. The Standard Energy Efficiency Rebate Program covers a variety of specified improvements, including:

  • Agricultural Improvements
  • Appliances and General Improvements