Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN)
Single-Family Rebate Program
BayREN Home+ offers cash rebates for home energy efficiency improvements for duct sealing/replacement, insulation, high efficiency furnaces/air conditioners, high efficiency heat pump systems, water heating systems, electrification appliance rebates and more. Note, to qualify for any rebates, you must use a BayREN Home+ participating contractor.
BayREN Home+ also offers free technical assistance with an Energy Advisor for residents interested in participating in the rebate program. Homeowners can sign up for an Online Home Energy Evaluation through the Energy Advisor.
BayREN Home+ Participating Contractor
If you are a contractor who offers residential energy efficiency improvements in the Bay Area, consider becoming a BayREN Home+ Participating Contractor. Becoming a Home+ Participating Contractor would allow you to make electrification and energy efficiency improvements in your customers’ homes more affordable and give you access to resources including:
- Free training about energy efficiency and layering homeowner rebates;
- Listing in the BayREN Find a Contractor Database as a vetted professional; and
- Exposure to potential clients through BayREN promotion at events, on social media, through communication materials, and other forms of outreach led by local governments.
For more information and to learn more about benefits of becoming a Home+ Participating Contractor visit the BayREN website.
Multifamily Building Enhancements
Bay Area Multifamily Building Enhancements offers cash rebates and no-cost energy consulting for multifamily properties that undertake energy and water upgrades. The program assists in planning energy saving improvements designed to save 15% or more of a building's energy and water usage and provides $750 per unit in rebates to help pay for the upgrade.
Small and Medium Business
BayREN Business offers an innovative new program that provides energy-efficient upgrades for small and medium businesses to install energy-efficient lighting, HVAC, and refrigeration equipment at no out-of-pocket cost. Fill out an interest form here, if interested.