SDG&E - Residential Efficiency Rebate Program (California)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place California

Name SDG&E (Electric) - Residential Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Clothes Washers, Motor VFDs, Motors, Pool Pumps, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Room Air Conditioners
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Wall Insulation: $0.15/sq.ft.

Storage Water Heater: $100 CEE Refrigerator: $50 Variable Speed Pool Pumps and Motors: $200 Clothes Washer: $35

Equipment Requirements Natural Gas Storage Water Heater: 0.67 EF or greater

Electric Storage Water Heaters: 0.92 EF or greater
Energy Star Qualified Furnace: 92% AFUE

Funding Source System Benefits Charge

Program Administrator San Diego Gas and Electric

References DSIRE[1]


Residential customers of San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) are eligible for point-of-sale or mail-in rebates on energy-efficient clothes washers, refrigerators, home insulation, room air conditioners, water heaters, and pool motors and controllers. Participating retailers provide instant rebates on eligible products; a list of retailers is available on the program web site. Items that qualify for the instant rebate are not eligible for the mail-in rebate application program.

SDG&E also offers a rebate application for energy-efficient appliances that are not purchased at a participating point-of-sale retailer. The rebate application and a list of eligible appliances are available on the program web site.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Home Energy Efficiency Rebates
Department San Diego Gas and Electric
Division Residential Programs
Address P.O. Box 129016
Place San Diego, California
Zip/Postal Code 92112
Phone (800) 644-6133

Website s

  • 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)"