Solar Water Heating

Today, more businesses are making green part of their routine. From CFL bulbs and recycling bins to dual-pane windows and motion-activated sensors, businesses are doing their part to conserve energy and reduce their carbon footprint. If you own a business that uses a lot of hot water, you may need to step up your green routine by using renewable energy to power your commercial or multi-family property.

At PG&E, we strive to meet California’s energy goals by partnering with you in your alternative energy choices. Ensuring you receive financial incentive for installing a solar water heating system is one of the ways we are helping you take a stand for the environment while lowering your energy costs over time.

About Solar Water Heating Technology

Solar water heating technology can help reduce your carbon footprint, conserve energy, and increase the resale value of your property.

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Is It Right for Your Business?

When deciding whether solar water heating is right for your business, consider the financial costs and benefits as well as property-related factors.

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CSI-Thermal Rebate Program

Get informed about the rebate offerings from the California Solar Initiative (CSI) Thermal program that can make installing a solar water heater more affordable. Also included are frequently asked questions about the CSI-Thermal Rebate Program.

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System Installation Steps

To be eligible for the financial rebates available for installing a solar water heating system, you must meet certain requirements that include taking an Energy Efficiency audit and choosing an eligible contractor.

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Find a Contractor

Selecting the right contractor is one of the most important decisions you will make when installing a solar water heater.

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Sign up for a free class or workshop to learn more about solar water heating and how it can help increase the energy efficiency of your commercial or multi-family property.

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Find Eligible Contractors

  • Solar water heating contractors can provide potential energy savings and project cost for your business. Find a contractor near you.

Solar Water Heating Kit

  • Download this Solar Water Heating Kit for information on the benefits of Solar Water Heating, how the system works, rebates available and how to find a contractor to get started today.

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