Energy-Efficiency Third-Party Programs

Learn about the programs we offer to help our customers use energy more efficiently.

The following energy-efficiency third-party programs are approved by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and are administered by SoCalGas®. Contractors were selected through a competitive bid process to implement the program under a contract awarded by SoCalGas.

Business Programs

On-Premise Ozone Laundry (OPOL) Program
This program delivers energy savings by installing ozone laundry systems for small- to medium-sized hotels, fitness centers, and health centers (including nursing homes, convalescent homes, hospices, and hospitals) with 250 or fewer rooms.   In addition to offering a rebate per pound of washer capacity, the OPOL also features:  
  • Providing a two-year maintenance plan, at no-cost to the customer, with post-installation service visits to physically inspect the equipment.
  • Offering a final persistence incentive at the end of the two-year maintenance plan for customers who continue to use the ozone laundry technology. 
  • Providing training for the customer to properly operate the equipment and optimize its benefits. 
  • Assisting customers who need financing with the SoCalGas On-Bill Financing (OBF) process. 
Blackstone Research Solutions, Inc.
Steve Kim
(562) 790-8010
SoCalGas Administrator 
Veronica Padilla
(213) 244-3213
Instant Rebates! Point of Sale Food Service Program
The Instant Rebates! program provides non-residential customers with point-of-sale rebates for qualifying commercial kitchen equipment. Getting rebates for qualifying commercial equipment has never been easier. Call Energy Solutions to identify a participating vendor and enjoy a hassle-free rebate at the register when you purchase.
Energy Solutions
Instant Rebates! Support
(714) 787-1098
SoCalGas Administrator
Peter Tanios
(213) 244-3739
 SoCalGas® Distributor Water Heating Program The Nonresidential Water Heating Distributor Rebate Program provides non-residential customers with point-of-sale rebates for qualifying high-efficiency water heating equipment purchased from participating dealers. Getting rebates for qualifying commercial water heaters has never been easier. Call CLEAResult to identify a participating dealer and enjoy a hassle-free rebate at the register when you purchase.
Contact: Kim DiCello
(619) 324-3036
SoCalGas Administrator
Peter Tanios
(213) 244 – 3739

Residential and Business Outreach Energy-Efficiency Programs

Program Description Contact Information
LivingWise® School Program
This program combines classroom learning and home retrofit/audit projects completed by sixth grade students and their parents. It provides a LivingWise Activity Kit for each customer.

Resource Action Programs *
Contact: Chase Griswold
(888) 438-9473

SoCalGas Administrator
Tamlyn Tarango
(213) 244-4118

HERS Advanced Rater Training Program
This program will provide advanced training and education delivered both in the classroom and online. Training is for currently certified HERS raters, energy analysts, and others involved in new and retrofit residential construction. Attendees will be trained with the goals of quality installation and maximizing energy savings in their projects. Training will cover new technology, new codes and standards, installation and testing techniques, and design approaches to ensure they are properly and consistently modeled, installed and verified.


David Catanese
(888) 345-6067

Kathleen Armstrong
(209) 966-3153

SoCalGas Administrator
Shiela Williamson
(562) 803-7408

Community Language Efficiency Outreach (CLEO) Program
This program promotes SoCalGas energy-efficiency programs and provides education and training to customers  in our service territory who speak Chinese, Korean,  Vietnamese and Spanish as their first language. The program will also address the needs of the African American community. Offerings include interactive workshops and  community booths, as well as low-cost and no-cost energy efficiency products for Residential and Foodservice customers.

Global Energy Services, Inc. *
Contact: Basu Mukherjee
(909) 860-5300

SoCalGas Administrator
Beatrice Lau
(213) 244-4503


Programs are administered under a contract awarded by SoCalGas. Programs are funded by California utility customers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). California customers are not obligated to purchase any products or services offered by these programs. The trademarks used herein are the property of their respective owners.