Multi-family custom housing rebates
Energy efficient incentives for comprehensive multi-family housing projects.
This program is designed for property managers and 5 or more units. It takes a whole-building approach to increasing overall energy efficiency. Incentives are paid based on the amount of energy saved and they can involve a wide variety of equipment upgrades. Projects must adhere to minimum criteria to qualify.
This program is a whole building approach with energy efficient incentives paid by performance metrics.
- Complete and submit application starting January 1, 2019
- Approval and construction
- Water heating
Project participants (property owner, manager or contractor must participate in SMUD's efforts to engage directly with the building tenants (residents) during various phases of the project. A formal tenant engagement plan will be provided by SMUD to the project participants for review at the time of application approval.
If you’re interested in participating in SMUD’s Multi-family Custom Program, please download and send the completed application to MultiFamily@smud.org beginning January 1, 2019.
- Qualifying low income properties can receive an additional 25% more in incentives.
Please call 1-916-732-7650 with any questions. This program is funded on a first-come, first served basis for SMUD commercial customers. Projects must adhere to the time limitations of the program. Full terms and conditions can be found in the Program Manual included with the application form.
Single multi family unit system
- HP HVAC $1000/unit
- HP hot water heater $1000/unit
- Induction cook top $500/unit
Whole building central plant system
- HP HVAC
- HP domestic hot water
*Incentives based on project review.
- Energy efficiency model $2500.00/project
- Electrification model $3,000/project
*Must submit both models. Projects limited to one incentive, not to exceed $3,000.
Energy efficiency incentives
|Percent savings over baseline||15% - 24.9%||25% - 34.9%||35% - 44.9%||45% +|