Green Rebate Programs
Energy Efficiency Program

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

Weatherization Rebate

The Weatherization Rebate Program is a whole-house approach to improving the energy efficiency of residential homes in Riverside Public Utilities’ electric service territory. The program is open to all RPU residential electric customers.

Rebates are available for attic and exterior wall insulation, whole house fans, attic fans (solar and electric), window film, and Cool Roof coatings or products.


What are the Weatherization Program benefits?

By utilizing one, or combinations of, the qualifying conservation efforts, homeowners can greatly increase the energy efficiency of their homes and reduce overall energy consumption.



What qualifies for a rebate, and what are the rebate amounts? 

Conservation Measure

Minimum Rating


Attic insulation*


10 ¢ per sq. ft.

R-30 or R-38+

15 ¢ or 20 ¢ per sq. ft.

Exterior wall insulation*


15 ¢ per sq. ft.

*Rebates will be calculated for
nearest R-value

Whole house fan

Installation will not count towards purchase price


Solar-powered attic fan

Installation will not count toward purchase price


Electric attic vent fan

Installation will not count toward purchase price


Duct replacement

Entire duct system must be replace with insulated ducts R-6 minimum

$150 (max for entire duct system replacement)

Cool roof (coatings or products)

Energy Star-Rated

$0.20 per sq. ft. flat/ low-sloped roof (under 4:12 slope)

OR $0.10 per sq. ft. medium-steep-sloped roof

Smart programmable thermostat

WiFi-enabled smart device


Windows/glass doors

Energy Star-Rated

$1 per sq. ft.

Window film

NFRC certified

$1 per sq. ft.

Solar window screen

SHGC of .40 or less

$1 per sq. ft.


Current building code compliance, the choice of improvements, the selection of dealers, the purchase of items and acceptance of materials used, work performed and the payments thereof are the customer's responsibility.

Riverside Public Utilities reserves the right to determine eligibility and modify or discontinue this program without prior notice at its discretion. Program is subject to fund availability.

What Do I Need To Do?
Select the rebate programs of which you would like to participate:
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