Home rebates

Our rebates help customers reduce their energy use in an effort to help the community and your budget. Explore our residential rebates, or visit our business rebates page.

LED light bulb

LEDs

LEDs use up to 75% less energy and last up to 35 times longer than standard incandescent bulbs, light up instantly and are dimmable. LEDs are best used in directional lighting applications like task and reading lamps, spotlights and recessed lighting.

Go to SMUD Energy Store to purchase LEDs and receive an instant rebate at checkout.

Refrigerator

Rebate  available on ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2017 certified models.

List of eligible units

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Room air conditioner

Requirement: Must install a Version 4.0 ENERGY STAR® room air conditioner.

List of qualifying models

Download rebate form

Clothes dryer

Rebate available on ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2017 certified models.

List of eligible dryers

Download rebate form

Smart thermostat

Requirement: Must install an ENERGY STAR® Smart Thermostat from the list of qualifying models.

For an instant rebate shop online at SMUD Energy Store.

Download rebate form

Heat pump water heater upgrade

Requirement: Replace your existing gas or electric water heater with a 50 gallon minimum ENERGY STAR® heat pump water heater with an energy factor of 2.0-2.8 or greater (depending on existing model).

List of eligible units from gas

List of eligible units from electric 

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Clothes washer water rebate

Water savings rebates available from participating water districts on ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2017 clothes washers

  • Citrus Heights Water District, $50
  • City of Sacramento, $125
  • Fair Oaks Water District, $50
  • Orange Vale Water Company, $50

List of eligible washers

HVAC replacement (central air conditioning and/or heat pump)

Requirement: Installation of ENERGY STAR® air conditioner and/or heat pump by any licensed HVAC contractor (C-20) at the highest efficiency levels. The rebate amount is based on the minimum efficiency levels (SEER and EER).

Download rebate form

Whole house fan

Whole house fan

Requirement: Whole house fan must be installed in a residence receiving SMUD electric service and move at least 1,000 cubic feet of air per minute (CFM).

Download rebate form

Smart thermostat

Requirement: Must install an ENERGY STAR® Smart Thermostat from the list of qualifying models.

For an instant rebate shop online at SMUD Energy Store.

Download rebate form

Heat pump water heater upgrade

Requirement: Replace your existing gas or electric water heater with a 50 gallon minimum ENERGY STAR® heat pump water heater with an energy factor of 2.0-2.8 or greater (depending on existing model).

List of eligible units from gas

List of eligible units from electric 

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Ductless mini split

Ductless mini split

Requirement: Installation of qualified ENERGY STAR® ductless mini split. Minimum SEER 15.0. Minimum HSPF 8.5. $200 rebate per zone. Four zone maximum. Unit must be installed by a licensed HVAC contractor to qualify for rebate and financing.

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Room air conditioner

Requirement: Must install a Version 4.0 ENERGY STAR® room air conditioner.

List of qualifying models

Download rebate form

House roof

Cool roofs

Requirement: Install ENERGY STAR rated roofing material with 25% or higher reflectivity. The rebate for a pitched rood is $0.10 per sq. ft.. The rebate for a flat roof is $0.30 per sq. ft. 

Heat pump water heater upgrade

Requirement: Replace your existing electric water heater with an ENERGY STAR® heat pump water heater with an energy factor of 2.0 or greater, and first hour rating 50 gallons or greater per hour.

List of eligible units

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Pool pump

Install a qualified energy-efficient variable-speed pool pump and motor with automatic control systems.

List of eligible pool pumps

Download rebate form

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Protect your home

Our HomePower® coverage makes sure unexpected electrical repair bills won't ruin your budget.

Unplanned electrical repairs can be costly. We’re here to help with a plan designed to bring you peace of mind.

HomePower will repair or replace common electrical components in your home when they fail due to normal wear and tear. For just $5.95 a month, you'll be covered for:

  • Up to $500 in electrical repairs (parts and labor) per calendar year
  • No deductible
  • Guaranteed work
  • Covered components include:
    • Outlets
    • Switches
    • Circuit-breakers
    • Fuses
    • Internal wiring
SMUD technician

You’ll have confidence knowing that all covered repairs will be made by licensed independent electrical contractors, who warranty their work for one full year from the date of performance. What's more, you'll be eligible for a 15 percent discount on services not covered under the program.

View information about our previously offered Power Protection program.

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Home Performance Program

Take a 'whole-house' approach to energy efficiency. With our Home Performance Program, customers upgrade multiple items at the same time and can get up to $8,000 in rebates.

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