Pacific Gas & Electric

PG&E Offers 2 FREE Programs - Check below to see which one you may qualify for.

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Energy Savings Assistance Program

The Energy Savings Assistance Program, funded by Pacific Gas & Electric, provides FREE comprehensive energy saving home improvements and services to income-qualified renters and homeowners, whose home is at least five years old. These are installed FREE by Quality Conservation Services and other approved and licensed contractors, provided your home has not already participated in this or a similar free weatherization program after 2012.

FREE energy improvements offered by Quality Conservation to eligible homeowners and renters* who are residential customers of Pacific Gas & Electric may include:

  • Attic insulation
  • Energy Efficient Refrigerator replacement
  • SuperSaver LED light bulbs
  • Replacement of outdoor lighting fixtures
  • Torchiere lamps
  • Smart power surge protectors
  • Door and window weather stripping
  • Caulking and sealing of air leakage points
  • Minor energy saving repairs to doors, windows, walls, etc.
  • Water-saving aerators and massage showerheads
  • Water heater blankets
  • Furnace replacement or repair** (owner-occupied only)
  • Water heater replacement or repair** (owner-occupied only)
  • Enrollment for CARE utility bill discounts of 20% (gas) and 30 + % (electric)

*Renters need written permission from property owners to receive program services.

**Repair or replacement services may be available when existing natural gas units are deemed inoperable or hazardous.

There are Two Ways to Qualify

1. If anyone in your household participates in any of these programs:

  • Medi-Cal / Medicaid
  • CalFresh (Food Stamps)
  • National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
  • CARE Utility Discount Program
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • CalWORKs (TANF) or Tribal TANF
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Head Start Income Eligible - Tribal Only
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

OR,

2. If your household’s total combined income meets the following guidelines:

Number in Household - Total Combined Annual Income

1-2 - Up to $32,920

3 - Up to $41,560

4 - Up to $50,200

5 - Up to $58,840

6 - Up to $67,480

Each additional person add $8,640

If you believe that you or your household may qualify for these FREE energy improvements, funded by PG&E, begin your enrollment process now:

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Custom Home Energy Solutions

The Custom Home Energy Solutions Program, funded by Pacific Gas & Electric, provides FREE energy saving home improvements and services to moderate- and middle-income renters and homeowners, whose home is at least five years old. These will be installed FREE by Quality Conservation Services and other approved and licensed contractors, provided your home is not eligible for the more comprehensive Energy Savings Assistance (ESA) Program, nor participated in ESA or a similar program since before 2013.

FREE energy improvements offered by Quality Conservation to eligible homeowners and renters* who are residential customers of Pacific Gas & Electric may, if needed, include:

  • Smart Wi-Fi connected Nest tm Thermostats
  • SuperSaver LED light bulbs
  • Smart Tier II power strips
  • Water-saving aerators and massage showerheads
  • Thermostatic valve showerheads
  • Air conditioner tune-ups and coil cleaning
  • Air conditioner refrigerant charge
  • Blower motor replacements
  • Enhanced time delay relays
  • Installation of all improvements
  • Energy-savings and cost-reducing tips and information

*Renters need written permission from property owners to receive program services.

There are Three Ways to Qualify

#1. You qualify if you rent your home and have a signed Program Participation Agreement form signed by your landlord.

OR,

#2. You qualify if your primary language is NOT English.

OR,

#3. You qualify if your household’s total combined income meets the guidelines as being moderate or middle income as follows:

Number in Household - Total Combined Annual Income

1-2 - Between $32,920 and $65,780

3 - Between $41,560 and $83,100

4 - Between $50,200 and $100,400

5 - Between $58,840 and $117,700

6 - Between $67,500 and $135,000

If you believe that you or your household may qualify for these FREE energy improvements, funded by PG&E, begin your enrollment process now:

CLICK HERE to APPLY NOW

What You Can Expect After Applying:

  1. After a review of your data, including utility information, Quality Conservation will contact you to explain the program and to schedule a home visit at your convenience.
  2. During the visit, Quality Conservation’s licensed and badged Outreach Specialist will verify your eligibility and help complete all necessary paperwork. You will also receive tips on how you can save energy and reduce your utility costs.
  3. Assuming your home is eligible, you will be signed up for a discount on your utility bills and a date will be set for the free installation, normally done in a single visit, unless additional time is required. Quality Conservation installers will be licensed, badged and insured. Any needed permits will be pulled by Quality Conservation at no cost to you.
  4. After the installations, you may be contacted by our own inspector or by a Pacific Gas & Electric inspector to schedule a follow-up visit to review the improvements installed.
  5. ALL services are provided FREE to you. You will NEVER be asked to make any payments for any services provided by Quality Conservation.

CLICK HERE to APPLY by answering a few simple questions