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What Is Home Upgrade?

Energy Upgrade California® Home Upgrade gives your customers up to $5,500 in rebates for making energy-saving improvements to their homes. It’s free to join, so get started today and start landing bigger jobs with bigger profit margins! Learn More >


Support and Resources
Access customer support, technical training, & online business tools.

Getting Started
Learn how it works, why you should participate, and how to enroll today.

News and Events
Browse upcoming trainings & events, or review the latest updates.
Support and Resources
We offer the highest level of service to each one of our Participating Contractors and Raters. With a specially designed Job Portal, live customer support, and a suite of marketing materials for your customers, Home Upgrade provides you with a full service solution!
Live Support
We’re here to help.
Got a question about the program or a rebate in process? Our customer service team is ready to help. Contact Us >
Technical Training
Build skills
Free trainings by experts who help your team build its skills to perform top-quality work and maximize safety. See Trainings >
Mentoring
Close more sales.
In-depth sales and marketing trainings reveal the best practices of top-performing contractors. Grow Your Business >
Job Portal
Track your progress easily.
An easy-to-use online portal simplifies the process of submitting and tracking jobs. Log In >
Marketing Materials
Promote your success.
Generate leads with a wealth of free, customizable collateral and your Home Upgrade Directory listing. View Collateral >
Expand Your Business with Home Upgrade

Ready to grow your business and make homeowners happier? Take a few minutes to understand:

- How Home Upgrade works
- 7 reasons to participate
- Steps to enroll + requirements
- How a typical job process works

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News and Events
Latest News
published Feb 28, 2017
To comply with SB 1414, Home Upgrade participating contractors must upload a copy of the signed-off Read more >
published Dec 12, 2016
Dear Energy Upgrade California® Home Upgrade Participant, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&a Read more >
published Dec 12, 2016
A new law, SB1414, requires PG&E to collect proof of permit closure before paying energy efficie Read more >
published Jul 19, 2016
The State of California in partnership with California's Investor-Owned Utilities, has launched th Read more >
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Upcoming Events
Apr 25, 2017 - PG&E Energy Training Center
This eight hour class is a comprehensive class focused on applying building science principles to C Read more >
Apr 25, 2017
This course is designed for anyone servicing or maintaining a swimming pool or is around any trade Read more >
Apr 26, 2017 - Online Webinar
Online Webinar – Click link to register. REEL Compliance Training is a mandatory training sessi Read more >
Apr 27, 2017
Installer Certification Course Qualifies For Various California Utility Rebates Training Course: Read more >
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