Start with the Home Efficiency Genie
Get a free consultation from the Home Efficiency Genie with custom recommendations for your home based on your electric and water usage.
From there, explore options for a complete assessment to pinpoint exactly where your home is wasting energy and get free direct install of efficiency products in qualifying homes.
Get started with the Home Efficiency Genie
Save on Energy
Reduce your utility bills, electrify your home and drive, and improve your comfort with rebates on home appliances and systems.
Save on Water
Find easy and effective water-saving tips and get personalized recommendations with WaterSmart, a new City online water management tool. You can also track and understand where you use the most water and receive leak alerts.
Get started with WaterSmart on MyCPAU
Make water conservation a California way of life with free services and rebates from the City of Palo Alto in partnership with Valley Water.
Free Water Services
Landscape & Stormwater Rebates
Drop into Valley Water’s virtual Office Hours to get advice on your project and learn more about landscape rebate programs. Evening sessions are available on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, and lunch hour sessions are available on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.
Check out Valley Water's Landscape Guides and CPAU’s efficiency tips to save water and money the California way.
Get Financial Assistance
If you are on a limited income, experiencing financial hardship or have medical needs that increase your utility usage, you may be eligible for help on your utility bill costs.
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