Energy Efficiency

Are you ready to save money on Energy Efficiency Improvements for your residence or business? The City of Dublin wants to make residents and businesses aware of some exciting programs available to help make your abode more comfortable and energy efficient. We want to encourage everyone to reduce their carbon footprint, and there are some great programs out there to assist you. (We’re working on reducing our municipal carbon footprint too!) Check out our Top Ten Ways to Save Energy page for tips you can use to reduce your energy use.
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Residential Programs

Energy Upgrade California

Homeowners: If you are thinking about upgrading your home HVAC system or adding insulation, now is a great time to do it! You can qualify for up to $4,500 in rebates on energy upgrades for HVAC systems, attic insulation, and more. Take advantage of these energy efficiency rebates soon.

Energy Upgrade California is a statewide collaboration of governments and utilities. The program provides:

  • Up to $4,500 in energy efficiency rebates
  • Financing options
  • A robust quality assurance program
For more information, go to Energy Upgrade California - Bay Area Rebates - enter your zip code, then click on the “find rebates and incentives” link to see what incentives are offered in our community.

PG&E Has a Few Programs to Assist Income-Qualified Households:

PG&E’s Energy Savings Assistance Program provides income-qualified renters and homeowners with easy, free solutions to help manage their energy use and save money on their monthly energy bills. You may be eligible for the following services provided by PG&E: Improvements to your house or apartment including compact fluorescent lights, caulking, shower heads, minor home repair, insulation, and more.  For more information call 800-989-9744.

CARE: California Alternative Rates for Energy is a monthly discount on energy bills for income-qualified households. For more information, call 1-866-743-2273.

Small & Medium Businesses

PG&E has Energy Saving Rebates and incentives available for businesses. Go to PG&E business savings and click on your industry type to see the options available. If you are in the food service industry, PG&E has a food service technology center in San Ramon for PG&E customers. There are many services available for free that can really help your business save money, including training and design assistance to help your restaurant be energy smart, and more.  Check it out at Food Service Technology Center.