Riverside Public Utilities - Energy Efficiency Construction Incentive (California)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place California

Name Riverside Public Utilities - Energy Efficiency Construction Incentive
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Construction, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Windows
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount General: $0.05/kWh saved exceeding Title 24

LEED: $0.06/kWh saved

Maximum Incentive General: $150,000

LEED: 50% of total project costs, up to $180,000

Program Administrator Riverside Public Utilities
Website http://www.riversideca.gov/utilities/busi-construction.asp

References DSIRE[1]


Riverside Public Utilities' (RPU) Commercial New Construction Incentives are designed to encourage owners/developers to invest in energy efficient designs in new construction, building expansion and major retrofit projects. Incentives are offered for construction that exceeds California's Title 24 standards or that follows LEED guidelines. In addition to program specific requirements, Riverside's General Program Guidelines also apply to these programs. To review program guidelines, access incentive applications, or for additional information, visit the program web site, or contact the utility directly.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Programs and Services
Department Riverside Public Utilities
Address 3901 Orange Street
Place Riverside, California
Zip/Postal Code 92501
Phone (951) 826-5485

Email utilities@riversideca.gov
Website http://www.riversideca.gov/utilities/default.asp

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"