Riverside Public Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

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Savings Category: 
Clothes Washers
Ceiling Fan
Water Heaters
Heat Pumps
Air conditioners
Duct/Air sealing
Building Insulation
Motor VFDs
Other EE
Reflective Roofs
Pool Pumps
Program Info
Sector Name: 
Riverside Public Utilities
Program Type: 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount: 

HVAC Tune-Up: $25
Central Air Conditioning Units & Heat Pumps: $150 - $250/ton
Whole house evaporative cooler: $150
Wall/window room evaporative cooler: $50
Smart programmable thermostat: $50
Pool Pump: $5/every month pump is using during off-peak hours
VFD Pool Pump: $200/pump (max two pumps)
Attic insulation: 10 ¢ per sq. ft. - 20 ¢ per sq. ft.
Exterior wall insulation: 15 ¢ per sq. ft.
Whole house fan: $100 (limit 1)
Solar-powered attic fan: $100 (limit 2)
Electric attic vent fan: $50 (limit 2)
Duct replacement: $150 (max for entire duct system replacement)
Duct sealing and required blower door testing (entire system only, new systems not eligible): 50% of project cost (up to $350 max.)
Cool roof (coatings or products): $0.20 per sq. ft. flat/ low-sloped roof OR $0.10 per sq. ft. steep-sloped roof
Smart programmable thermostat:$50
Windows/glass doors: $1 per sq. ft.
Window film: $1 per sq. ft.
Solar window screen: $1 per sq.
Refrigerator w/recycling of old unit: $200
Refrigerator w/out recycling old unit: $100
Recycling old ref. w/out new purchase: $50
Room Air Conditioner: $50
Dishwasher: $50
High-Efficiency Clothes Washer: Up to $235
Ceiling fan (4 fans maximum): $25 (each)
Electric heat pump water heater: $200
Electric heat pump dryer: $200
High-efficiency electric water heater: $50
TVs: $150 per TV
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling Program: $50


Riverside Public Utilities offers incentives for residential customers to upgrade the efficiency of a variety of equipment within eligible homes. In order to receive rebates, all equipment efficiency standards must be met. To review the specific program guidelines and specifications visit the guideline page on the Green Riverside website. Visit the program web site  for more information on the program incentives currently offered.