Green Rebate Programs
Energy Efficiency Program

It's the most cost effective way to lower your business’ energy usage.

Energy Star-Rated Product Incentives

Energy Star-rated products can save 20-30% on energy costs. When you purchase these appliances for your business using our Energy Star-rated Product Incentives. We’ll give you a rebate, it’s that simple.

Find the Energy Star Logo
All qualifying Energy Star products will be marked with the Energy Star logo. See this energy guide for more information.


Qualified Products




14-35 cubic feet



36+ cubic feet


Commercial clothes washer


Room air conditioner




High-efficiency water heater

Energy factor of 0.93 or greater


Electric heat pump water heater



Energy Star Rated, 39" or greater


$150 per TV

Energy Star Cool Roof Rebate

RPU business customers can now earn rebates by installing Energy Star-qualified cool roof products:

For flat roofs (less than a 2-12 rise/run) 
$0.20 per square foot installed

For steep roofs (greater than 4-12 rise/run) 
$0.10 per square foot installed

All General Program Guidelines apply.  

How do I apply?

Complete the Business Programs Application, attach any required documentation and mail to:

Riverside Public Utilities Programs & Services
3750 University Avenue, 3rd Floor - Riverside, CA 92501

Give your Account Manager a call today at 951.826.5485 for full details on our existing programs or to inquire about future programs, or send us an e-mail.  

Program Guidelines

  • Products must be Energy Star-rated to qualify, and are subject to approval by Riverside Public Utilities. Qualified products can be found at
  • Rebate amount cannot exceed $25,000 for Flat rate customers or $50,000 for Demand and Time of Use (TOU) customers. In addition, rebates cannot exceed 50% of the project costs.  Customers are limited to one capped rebate per program per fiscal year per premise. 
  • Energy Star rebate funds are available for a limited time.
  • All General Program Guidelines apply. 
What Do I Need To Do?
Select the rebate programs of which you would like to participate:
Energy Star-Rated Product Incentives
Complete the application including all applicable receipts and mail to:
Riverside Public Utilities
Programs & Services

3750 University Avenue, 3rd Floor
Riverside, CA 92501
Download Application