Residential Energy Use
|Title||Due Date||Maximum Award Amount||Description|
|Air Conditioner Incentive||No Due Date Given||$50,000.00||
Replacing your old and inefficient air conditioner units can save more money than you think
Incentives are available for the installation of new high-efficiency air conditioner (AC) units replacing your existing and operating air conditioner units. As your AC unit approaches or reaches its useful life expectancy of 15 years, replacing it with a new high efficient AC unit can save 40-60% on electricity compared to the existing unit.
|Heating & Cooling Systems Duct Sealing||No Due Date Given||$300.00||
In a typical home, about 20% of the air is lost due to leaks, holes, and an improperly connected duct system, which results in an increase on your energy bill. A well-designed and properly sealed air duct system can make your home more comfortable and energy efficient.
|SCE Smart Thermostat Rebates||No Due Date Given||$75.00||
Receive a $75 bill credit when you enroll your eligible smart thermostat in a qualifying demand response program through one of our authorized thermostat providers. Qualifying programs are:
Capacity Bidding Program (CBP)*– available for residential customers. Please check with your Demand Response Aggregator for eligibility.
Critical Peak Pricing (CPP) – available for business customers.
Smart Energy Program (SEP) – available for residential customers.
Third Party Non-Utility Demand Response Contracts – available for residential and business customers. Please check with your provider for eligibility.https://www.sce.com/residential/rebates-savings/rebates
|SDG&E Residential Zero Net Energy Transformation (RZNET) Program||No Due Date Given||Varies||
Do you live in an apartment or manufactured home? Do you own or operate a multifamily or manufactured housing community? If so, we may have ways to help reduce your energy costs by participating in the new innovative Residential Zero Net Energy Transformation (RZNET) program.
The Residential Zero Net Energy Transformation (RZNET) program will assist SDG&E multifamily and manufactured housing customers with navigating their path to zero net energy.
What is Zero Net Energy(ZNE)? ZNE is the total amount of energy used by the building on an annual basis is equal to or less than the amount of renewable energy (energy created by sources that are naturally replenished, such as wind, rain, or solar) created on-site.
RZNET allows you to connect with an Energy Advisor that will help you make informed decisions about how to achieve your energy efficiency goals.
RZNET program participants on the path to zero net energy, begin with the installation of no-cost measures and a complimentary ASHRAE Level 1 audit. Information on advanced energy efficiency, solar PV installations, and battery storage opportunities for multifamily and manufactured housing properties is also available.
No- cost Measures may include:
|SDG&E Instant Water Heater Rebates||No Due Date Given||$500.00||
Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters
Upgrade to a heat pump water heater and cut hundreds off your water heating costs every year.
$500 Instant Rebate
Instant rebates are only available for electric heat pump water heaters that meet the following criteria:
Gas Water Heaters
$100 Instant Rebate
Instant rebates are available for gas water heaters that meet the following criteria:*
*Detailed eligibility requirements:
|PG&E Smart Thermostat Rebate||No Due Date Given||Varies||
Receive a PG&E rebate with qualifying smart thermostats
Save up to $390 on cooling and heating costs and increase comfort by replacing your manual or programmable thermostat with a new ENERGY STAR® smart thermostat. For a limited time, receive a rebate of up to $120 when you purchase an eligible model and sign up for a Time-of-Use rate plan.
Key rebate terms
After, purchasing, installing, and ensuring your smart thermostat meets the above requirements, apply for an online rebate, and ensure to include the required attachments described below in "Apply for your rebate online".https://www.pge.com/en_US/residential/save-energy-money/savings-solutions-and-rebates/rebates-by-product/smart-thermostats/smart-thermostats.page
|OhmConnect||No Due Date Given||Varies||
OhmConnect's free service helps residential consumers use energy when it's cleanest and rewards you for saving energy when it's dirty.
Whenever you can successfully save energy during an OhmHour or AutoOhm, you'll earn Watts. (Not sure what an OhmHour or AutoOhm is? Start here.) And Watts are worth money or rewards in the OhmConnect Rewards Marketplace! When you have Watts in your OhmConnect account, you can do any of the following:
|SmartAC Program||No Due Date Given||Varies||
On hot summer days, energy demand increases because thousands of customers are using their air conditioning units. PG&E may remotely activate SmartAC devices on those days in order to help maintain adequate power supplies and avoid power interruptions.
SmartAC technology and activation
SmartAC™ technology will be installed free of charge by a certified technician and maintained at no cost to the customer as long as you are a participant in the SmartAC program.
SmartAC™ switch technology will be installed on or near the outside compressor component of participant's air conditioning (AC) unit. Participants must have standard central air conditioners and/or heat pumps.
With the exception of extreme energy emergencies, where rotating outages may occur, participants may call a SmartAC™ representative at 1-866-908-4916 and opt-out of an event for the day, without penalty. The AC will be returned to its previous operational setting.https://www.pge.com/en_US/residential/save-energy-money/savings-solutions-and-rebates/smart-ac/smart-ac.page
|Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program||No Due Date Given||Varies||
LIHEAP is a federally funded program aimed to assist low-income households that pay a high portion of their income to meet their energy needs. LIHEAP is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Community Services.
There are several portions of the program that help accomplish this goal, such as:
|Burn Clean||No Due Date Given||Varies||
Replace your old wood- or pellet-burning device with a new, cleaner option! The Burn Cleaner Program helps reduce particulate matter that comes from older wood-burning devices that contribute significantly to air pollution in the Valley during the Fall and Winter months. The replacement of existing gas and electric heating devices are not eligible under the program.https://valleyair.org/grants/apps/burncleaner/Home