About the Energy Savings Assistance Program
The Energy Savings Assistance Program is funded by the California Public Utilities Commission. It provides no-cost weatherization, home repair, and appliance upgrade services to qualified home owners and renters who have an account with Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), Southern California Edison (SCE), So Cal Gas (SCG), or San Diego Gas & Electric (SDGE). Qualified customers can receive: Attic Insulation, Refrigerator Replacement, Microwave, Room A/C, Furnace Repair/Replacement, Water Heater Repair/Replacement and other upgrades and repairs. Eligible Customers are also enrolled into the California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) program, which will add an additional 20-30% discount on their monthly bill.
How Do You Know if You Qualify?
Not everyone can qualify for the energy savings assistance program because it is based on your yearly income and how many people are living in your household. The table below will help you determine whether you are eligible.
|Number of Persons in Household||Total Gross Annual Household Income|
|1-2||$31,860 or less|
|3||$40,180 or less|
|4||$48,500 or less|
|5||$56,820 or less|
|6||$65,140 or less|
|7||$73,460 or less|
|8||$81,780 or less|
|9||$90,100 or less|
|10||$98,420 or less|
|Each Additional Person Add||$8,320|
Apply Through Highlands Energy
You can apply online through Highlands Energy to see if you qualify. The online application only takes a few minutes. No proof of income is necessary to apply.
Once your application has been reviewed, an energy specialist will contact you to schedule an assessment of your home. During the visit, the specialist will determine if your home qualifies for the program and, if so, the improvements to be made. At this time, you will also need to provide proof of household income.
Highlands Energy is an authorized Energy Savings Assistance Program contractor and since 1985, over 160,000 Central Valley homes have received FREE weatherization and home repair services that amounts to over $6 million in annual savings.
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