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Home Energy Rebate Program

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PWP offers a variety of rebates to encourage energy conservation. Help keep your home as efficient as possible with rebates on appliances, home heating and cooling, pool pumps and shade trees.   

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HOW TO APPLY

  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD REBATE APPLICATION 
(Rebates shown below are offered on eligible products purchased and installed between March 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017. For more information on purchase date requirements, please call: (626) 744-4731)    

Getting your rebate is as easy as: 

  1. Purchase and install one of the qualified products listed in the Home Energy Rebate Application. If you are not sure whether a product qualifies, please visit energystar.gov, cee1.org, ahridirectory.org, coolroofs.org or call the Program Answerline at (626) 744-6970
  2. Fill out and print the completed rebate application form below. (Note: If you are unable to print the form, please call the PWP AnswerLine at (626) 744-6970 to receive an application by mail.
  3. Mail the application along with a copy of the store receipt (must be within 90 days of purchase) to:
         Pasadena Water & Power
         Customer Relations - Rebates
         100 N. Garfield Avenue
         P.O. Box 7115
         Pasadena, CA 91109-9866
 

If your application is approved, your rebate check will arrive within 6 to 8 weeks. This program is subject to verification of the purchase and installation of the product(s) before and/or after the rebate has been paid. Completed applications must be received within 90 days of purchase to ensure funds are available. PWP reserves the right to modify the terms of this program at any time. Rebate amounts will be calculated according to the program incentives posted on this website on the date of product purchase. Funds are available on a limited basis.   

 

APPLIANCE REBATES

See how much your current appliances are costing you with our Appliance Calculator, and then upgrade to an Energy Star® or Consortium for Energy Efficiency, Inc. (CEE) designated product and enjoy saving energy and money!
 
Customers enrolled in one of PWP's Bill Assistance Programs will receive an additional bonus rebate. See the  Home Energy Rebate applicationfor more information on limits and requirements.

 

 

Description

 

Product Requirements 

 

 

Buy Online/
Outside Pasadena Rebate

 

 

Buy Local/
in Pasadena Rebate

 

Income-Qualified Additional
Rebate

(Bill Assistance Program customers only)

Refrigerator  

 

 

 • ENERGY STAR® certified
or CEE Tier 1, -2, -3
• 10 cubic feet or larger
• One unit every 10 years

$85 per
unit    

$100 per
unit

$85 bonus
per unit

 Used Refrigerator and Freezer
Pick-up and Recycling
  
 

  

 • Size of qualifying unit 10.0 - 27.0 cubic feet
• Limit 2 working units
Note: Unit recycled must be a working unit 

$50 per
unit    

$50 per
unit

N/A

 Dishwasher  

 

 

• ENERGY STAR ® certified or
CEE Tier 1, -2, -3
• EF=> 0.75
• One unit every 8 years

$25 per
unit    

$30 per
unit

$25 bonus
per unit

 

  

HEATING/COOLING REBATES

PWP encourages its residential electric customers to purchase the most efficient equipment possible when heating or cooling your home. Customers enrolled in one of PWP's Bill Assistance Programs will receive an additional bonus rebate. See the  Home Energy Rebate application for more information on limits and requirements.
 

 

Description  

 

 

Product Requirements

 

Buy Online/
Outside Pasadena Rebate 

 

Buy Local/
in Pasadena Rebate

 

 

Income-Qualified Additional
Rebate

(Bill Assistance Program customers only)

Split-System Central Air Conditioner 

 

• 15.0 to 18.9 SEER
 • One every 10 years

$100 per
ton

$120 per
ton

$100 bonus 
per ton

• >=19 SEER
• One every 10 years

$130 per
ton    

$150 per
ton

$130 bonus
per ton 

Heat Pump or Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump 

  

• >=15 SEER
• >=8.5 HSPF
(heat pump)
• One every 10 years

$80 per
ton

$100 per
ton

$80 bonus
per ton 

Room Air Conditioner 

  

• ENERGY STAR® certified
• 5,000 BTU/h to 27,999
BTU/h
• One per room every 7 years

$30 per
unit    

$45 per
unit

$30 bonus 
per unit

Ceiling Fan  

 

 

 • ENERGY STAR® certified
• Must have light bulbs
• One per room every
7 years

$30 per
fan    

$35 per
fan

$30 bonus
per fan 

Cool Roof 

 

 

 

 

 • Low Slope (<=2:12)
Three-year SRI >75
• Steep Slope (>2:12)
Three-year SRI >=16
• Parapet & garage areas excluded
• Once every 12 years
• Visit CoolRoofs.org
for Rated Products Directory, ID# & SRI#

$0.15 per
sq. ft.

$0.20 per
sq. ft.

$0.15 bonus
per sq. ft.

Ceiling Insulation 

 

 

 

 

• Increase to R-30 or higher
• Add to attics & crawl spaces above ceilings
or to the roof of non-vented attic
• Must not be part of a retrofit project that requires insulation upgrade to meet Title 24 requirements.
• Once every 15 years

$0.10 per
sq. ft.

$0.15 per
sq. ft.

$0.10 bonus 
per sq. ft.

Wall Insulation 

 

 




 

• Increase to R-15 or higher
• Exterior walls only (walls between a conditioned living area and an unconditioned living area)
• Must not be part of a retrofit project that requires
insulation upgrade to meet Title 24 requirements.
• Once every 15 years

$0.10 per
sq. ft.

$0.15 per
sq. ft.

$0.10 bonus
per sq. ft.

Solar Attic Fan 

 

 

• Permanently installed on roof or gable (to exhaust air from attic)
• Two fans per 2,000 square feet living space
• Two fans every 7 years

$100 per
unit    

$120 per
unit

$100 bonus
per unit  

Whole House Ventilation Fan 

 

 

 

 

• Permanently installed to house framing in ceiling (to exhaust air into attic) 
• Has insulated backdraft dampers 
• Move at least 1,000 cfm
• Must not be part of a retrofit project that requires fan upgrade to meet Title 24 code requirements
• Once every 15 years

$200 per
unit

$220 per
unit

$200 bonus
per unit

 Shade Trees 

 

 

 

 

 

• Planted in ground along South & West walls of house
• Purchase trees in at least a 2-gallon size container
• Click here to read PWP's Cool Trees Guidebook
for instructions
• Call Underground Service Alert before you dig at
800-227-2600
• Up to ten trees every 5 years

$45 per
tree

$50 per
tree

$45 bonus
per tree 

Skylights & Light Tubes     

 

• ENERGY STAR® certified or <=0.5 U-Factor and
<=0.28 SHGC
• One unit per room every 15 years

$35 per
unit

$55 per
unit

$35 bonus
per unit

Central HVAC Tune-Up 

 

 

 

 • Central HVAC Systems only
• Conducted by CA Licensed HVAC contractor
• Provide report of tune-up results
and remedial actions taken
• One Tune-Up per Central HVAC system every 12 months 

$40 per
service

$40 per service

$15 bonus
per service

Reflective Window Film     

  

 

 • <=0.39 SHGC
• Single-pane glass exterior windows only
• North-facing windows excluded
• One film per window every 7 years

$0.50 per
sq. ft

$0.70 per
sq. ft.

$0.50 bonus per sq. ft 

Smart Thermostat
(Web or Smart Phone Enabled)
 






 

• Wi-Fi enabled (provide a copy of the online Product Registration or Account Profile
page indicating the registered product address)
• Does not apply towards PWP WebShop purchases
• One unit per compressor, every 5 years

$35 per
unit

$50 per
unit

$35 bonus
per unit

 

POOL PUMP REBATE 

Replacing older inefficient pool pumps with new efficient models is good for your pool, your energy costs and the environment. Also, you'll reduce energy and environmental costs by running your pump before 3 p.m. and after 8 p.m. on weekdays, and by reducing its run-time to four or less hours per day. Customers enrolled in one of PWP's Bill Assistance Programs will receive an additional bonus rebate. See the  Home Energy Rebate application for more information on limits and requirements.

  

Description

 

Product Requirements

 

Buy Online/
Outside Pasadena Rebate

 

Buy Local/
in Pasadena Rebate

 

Income-Qualified Additional
Rebate

(Bill Assistance Program customers only)

Variable Speed or Variable Flow
Pool Pump and Motor
 

 

 

• In-ground pools only (spas, ponds, and fountains excluded) 
• Click here to see a list of eligible Variable Speed Drive pumps (PDF)
• >= 1hp (horse power)
• One pump every 7 years

$450 per
unit

$500 per
unit

$450 bonus
per unit

 

 

 

 

 

 

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