Residential Programs and Rebates

TURF REMOVAL REBATE IS COMING BACK!

San Diego County Water Authority’s grant-funded Sustainable Landscapes Program has announced a new turf removal rebate program.  The program is expected to start later this summer and is offering $1.75 per square ft.  Funding is limited, and those interested in participating must not remove their turf grass before being accepted into the incentive program.  Incentive program details are expected to be available in August 2016 when the Water Authority opens enrollment for participation. Additional eligibility requirements and site inspections will also apply.  For more information, go to SustainableLandscapesSD.org.

To be notified when the application process is open, visit SustainableLandscapesSD.org and simply enter your name along with your email address.   

Don’t delay, join the waitlist today! 

 

Device/Service Water-Efficient Device Base Rebate
 Clothes Washer  
SDG&E is offering a $50 rebate for a High Efficiency Clothes Washer(HECW). For more information about SDG&E Rebates visit, http://www.sdge.com/buyers-guide/399 
$50 
Clothes Washer  

High Efficiency Clothes Washer (HECW). $85 rebate available at www.socalwatersmart.com. See the list of qualifying products at  http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_hecw.pdf.

$85
Irrigation Controller Weather-Based Irrigation ‘Smart’ Controller (residential properties with less than 1 acre)
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_wbics.pdf.
$80
Irrigation Controller Weather Based Irrigation ‘Smart’ Controller (residential properties with 1 acre or more)
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_wbics.pdf.
$35/controller station
Irrigation Nozzles Rotating Sprinkler Nozzles (must purchase a minimum quantity of 30 nozzles).
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_nozzles.pdf.
$2/nozzle
Rain Barrels Minimum 50-gallon size.  Barrel must be designed for intended purpose of rain capture.  Maximum ​2 rain barrels per home.  There is no list of qualifying products, but receipt must contain the words 'rain barrel'.  See the rebate guidelines at:
http://socalwatersmart.com/index.php/qualifyingproducts/rain-barrels.
$75/per rain barrel
Soil Moisture Sensor For residential properties with less than 1 acre. This rebate is not available for customers who have received a rebate for an irrigation controller. See the list of qualifying products at http://socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_sms.pdf.     $80
Soil Moisture Sensor For residential properties with more than 1 acre. This rebate is not available for customers who have received a rebate for an irrigation controller.  See the list of qualifying products at http://socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_sms.pdf. $35/controller station
Toilet High Efficiency Toilet (HET), 1.06 gallons per flush (GPF) or less.
See the list of qualifying products at http://socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_het_4l.pdf
$40/per toilet
Toilet
Up to $100 will be rebated by the Department of Water Resources for the purchase and installation of one qualified high-efficiency toilet (1.28 gallons per flush or less) per household that replaces a less efficient toilet  (using more than 1.6 gallons per flush). For more info and to apply visit  www.saveourwaterrebates.com.  $100 once 
 
 Cisterns Must have a capacity of more than 200 gallons. Can be either above or underground. Maximum of one cistern is allowed per address. Homemade cisterns do not qualify for rebates. Should not block or restrict access to walkways or pathways. $300 

Free Residential Water Surveys

A WaterSmart Checkup is a free service designed to help residential customers identify leaks, inefficiencies, and water waste on their property, as well as water savings opportunities. An independent, certified water efficiency professional will visit your property and provide site-specific water-saving recommendations. There is no obligation to implement recommendations and no solicitation.   For more information or to schedule an appointment visit WaterSmartCheckup.org.

Artificial Turf Discount Program

Are you thinking about replacing your grass with artificial turf? The San Diego County Water Authority has partnered with Athletic Turf Solutions, EasyTurf, Turf Evolutions, Hellas Turf, and Players Turf USA to offer residential, commercial, and public sector property owners a 10% discount on products and services.

No application necessary! Just mention the SDCWA's discount.

Visit here for more details!