San Francisco Department of the Environment

Energy Efficiency for Commercial and Multifamily Properties

Single-Family Homes

Single family homes, duplexes, and four-plexes looking to cut down on energy bills and improve comfort and health may be eligible for:

  • Cash rebates to help pay for recommended upgrades
  • Free guidance from an Energy Adviser

Save energy with upgrades for your home. >


Multi-Family Buildings

Are you a multi-family property owner with 5+ unit building looking to decrease energy bills and upgrade equipment? You may be eligible for:

  • Rebates of $750/unit to install new, energy efficient equipment (lighting, HVAC, water heating). 
  • Funds to shift from gas to electric appliances (water heating, space heating, and cooktops).

Reduce energy use and free up cash flow. >


Small Business Owners

Convenience stores, small retail shops, or restaurants looking to trim your energy costs may be eligible for:

  • Energy upgrades with no upfront cost to improve your bottom line.
  • Zero-interest loans to install energy saving equipment
  • Access to a network of vetted installers

Cut costs, upgrade equipment and save energy. >


Related Content

Existing Commercial Buildings Energy Performance Ordinance
Requirements: 1. Benchmark energy use each year. 2. Get an energy audit every five years. This ensures decision-makers have the information to make smart decisions that save energy, money, and CO2.

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