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Utility Rebates and Local Incentive Programs

Are you looking for an utility (energy, water) rebate or incentive program in your area?

DSIRE- Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency lists local programs by state (above link to California page).

Are you located in the city of Los Angeles?

You may be eligible for a free lighting retrofit and other energy and water saving incentives.

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has a program for small businesses that will offer FREE energy efficient lighting equipment to eligible businesses. See the Small Business Direct Install (SBDI) Program web page for more information.
See more city of Los Angeles rebate programs on their "Green Your Business Page"

Are you located in the Metropolitan Water District's service area of the Santa Clara Valley Water District's service area?

Here are Water Conservation Rebate Programs in your area:

Southern California

Two incentive programs are open to commercial and industrial users within the Metropolitan Water District's service area. The programs are designed to encourage businesses to invest in water-saving devices such as rinse water reduction or recycling equipment.

You may be eligible for financial assistance or rebates for installing water-saving equipment and processes through these programs. Eligible projects need prior approval. Please contact the program before planning, construction and installation. For more information and application instructions, visit these Web pages:

For water-saving tips and information on events and classes, visit the Be Water Wise Web site.

Northern California

The Water Efficient Technologies (WET) program offers rebates for water conservation projects at businesses located in Santa Clara County. Eligible projects need prior approval.  Please contact the program before planning, construction and installation.

There are two administrators for the WET program.

     1. If your business discharges wastewater to the San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant, contact the city of San Jose Environmental Services Department for application instructions or more information:

Phone: (408) 945-3000
Web page: http://www.sanjoseca.gov/esd/water-conservation/business/wet.asp

     2. For other cities and for unincorporated areas of Santa Clara County, contact the Santa Clara Valley Water District’s WET Program:

Phone: (408) 265-2607 ext. 3201
Web page: http://www.scvwd.dst.ca.us/Water/Water_conservation/In_business/WET_Program/index.shtm