Riverside Public Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (California)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Riverside Public Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Low-Income Residential, Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Ceiling Fan, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Pool Pumps, Refrigerators, Roofs, Windows, Whole House Fans, Room Air Conditioners|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Whole House Program: Up to $7,000 per 12 month period|
Refrigerators: $100 ($200 w/recycling of old unit)
|Equipment Requirements|| All appliances must be ENERGY STAR® rated|
Refrigerator: At least 14 cubic feet
|Maximum Incentive|| Maximum allowable rebate for appliances is $500 per customer, per year|
Central AC/Heat Pumps: $1,000
|Program Administrator||Riverside Public Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-07-31|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-08-14|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Riverside Public Utilities offers an incentive for residential customers to upgrade the efficiency of a variety of equipment within eligible homes. Rebates are offered for Energy Star appliances, energy efficient weatherization measures, and HVAC equipment. In order to receive rebates, all equipment efficiency standards must be met.
In addition to these incentives Riverside Public Utilities will also pick up and recycle old refrigerators at no cost for the customer. RPU also provides a $25 per-tree rebate for planting up to five qualifying shade trees per year. Visit the program web site listed above for more information on these program incentives.
|Contact Name||Programs and Services|
|Department||Riverside Public Utilities|
|Address||3901 Orange Street|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.