Silicon Valley Power - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (California)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place California

Name Silicon Valley Power - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Ceiling Fan, Lighting, Pool Pumps, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Room Air Conditioners, Solar Attic Fan, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Attic Insulation: $175

Ceiling Fan: $35 each
Heat Pump Water Heater: up to $1,000
LED Bulbs: $15/bulb installed
Pool Pump: $200
Refrigerator: $50
Refrigerator recycling: $35
Room AC: $25
Room AC Recycling: $25
Solar Attic Fan: $100
Whole House Fan: $200

Equipment Requirements Most appliances must be ENERGY STAR rated

Attic insulation must cover at least 50% of the total attic space to qualify
Ceiling Fans: limit (3)
Refrigerator and AC rebates require recycling of old unit through SVP program to qualify.

Program Administrator Silicon Valley Power

References DSIRE[1]


Silicon Valley Power offers rebates to residential customers for the purchase of a variety of energy efficient products including:

   ENERGY STAR Refrigerators
Attic insulation
Pool pumps
Room air conditioning
Electric Hot Water Heater Pump
Whole house fans

To qualify for these programs, residents must live in the City of Santa Clara, receive electricity from Silicon Valley Power, and make purchases from participating retailers. Silicon Valley Power also offers its customers recycling rebate programs. Participants can receive $35 for a recycled refrigerator and $25 for a recycled air conditioner.

Program guidelines and applications can be found on the program web site listed above.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Residential Rebates
Department Silicon Valley Power
Address 1601 Civic Center Drive
Address 2 Suite 200
Place Santa Clara, California
Zip/Postal Code 95050
Phone (408) 244-7283


  • 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)"