Submit your projects by 7/31/16!
Effective August 1, 2016, the following changes will apply to new Home Upgrade project reservations with The Energy Network:

Summary of Program Changes as of August 1, 2016
Existing Requirements
Updated Requirements
Minimum energy savings OR measure rebate value 
Minimum of 1 0% energy savings, or minimum of $2,000 rebate value for all measures
Maximum final rebate
Maximum of $3,000
Maximum final rebate of 50% of project cost, up to $3,000 cap
Timeline Projects received before 8/1/16 and completed before 12/31/16
Projects received after 8/1/16 or completed after 12/31/16

If you have any projects that you would like to submit before these program changes take effect, please submit them by July 31. All applications must be received by this date in order to be exempt from the updated program requirements taking effect August 1. 
Webinar Recording Available: 
7/26 Home Upgrade Program Updates 
The "Home Upgrade Program Updates" webinar was hosted on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Thank you for all who attended the webinar! If you were unable to attend, the recording of the webinar and slides are now available for you to review. 

This webinar: 
  • Provides an overview of the changes to the Home Upgrade program.
  • Answers questions about the changes and introduce the Home Upgrade Incentive Calculator.
  • Collected Participating Contractor feedback on how to support contractors during this transition. 
Getting Started with Contractor Co-op Webinar
Monday, August 22, 2016
8:30AM to 9:00AM

Are you looking for resources to help support your efforts with Home Upgrade? Contractor Co-op could be a great fit for your business. 

This program supports Home Upgrade Participating Contractors by reimbursing 50% of qualifying business costs up to $10,000.

In this webinar, we will cover: 
  • Who is eligible, and how to get started. 
  • Qualifying purchases and example projects. 
  • How to submit projects and utilize funds. 
Questions? We're always happy to help.

Contact us at  or (877) 785-2237.

The Energy Network is administered by the County of Los Angeles and funded by California utility ratepayers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission.


Energy Upgrade California┬« Home Upgrade provides assistance and incentives for home improvement projects that can reduce energy use and make homes more comfortable. This statewide program is managed locally by utilities and regional energy networks and directed by the California Public Utilities Commission in collaboration with the California Energy Commission. Funding comes from utility customers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission. Incentives are offered on a first-come, first-served basis and are effective until funding is expended or the program is discontinued. Programs may be modified or terminated without prior notice.