California Advanced Homes

Located in PG&E Service Territory
To be eligible for program incentives, homes must receive gas and/or electric service from Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E). If your home is outside of PG&E’s service territory, contact us to find the best program for you.
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Advanced Energy Performance
Builders work with Title 24 consultants to model homes in comparison to the 2016 Title 24, which took effect in January 2017. Participants may not begin construction until receiving authorization from the Program.
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Verified Energy Savings
Builders work with HERS Raters who visit homes to verify energy specifications and conduct energy performance tests.
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News, Tips, and Training

Case Study: Achieving Success with High Performance Attics and High Performance Walls
Case Study: Achieving Success with High Performance Attics and High Performance Walls
September 8, 2017
The California investor owned utilities developed the CAHP Master Builder program to support early adoption of high performance walls and high performance attics before 2016 code implementat...
Join CAHP at CABEC
Join CAHP at CABEC
August 3, 2017
Join the CAHP team this October 12th – 14th at the California Association of Building Energy Consultants (CABEC) conference in Palm Springs. This year’s conference will feature two full
Install 100% LED Lighting to Secure the Maximum CAHP Incentive
Install 100% LED Lighting to Secure the Maximum CAHP Incentive
August 3, 2017
HOW DOES LED LIGHTING WORK? LED stands for light emitting diode. LED lighting products produce light approximately 90% more efficiently than incandescent light bulbs, and emit much less he...
How to Generate Your Delta Energy Design Rating
How to Generate Your Delta Energy Design Rating
July 11, 2017
The 2017 California Advanced Homes Program (CAHP) adopts the CEC’s new energy performance metric for determining project eligibility: the Delta Energy Design Rating, or Delta EDR. In order t
Looking for a Handy CAHP Resource?
Looking for a Handy CAHP Resource?
June 12, 2017
The 2017 California Advanced Homes Program fact sheet is your quickest way to learn about the program. This resource goes over the (free!) services provided by the program to our participant...
CAHP Program Survey
CAHP Program Survey
May 30, 2017
Take the CAHP Survey Today! The CAHP team wants your input on topics for resources like one-on-one trainings, blog posts, case studies, and educational webinars. This quick, eight-question ...