AER | Program Requirements & Incentives

Incentives for Fire Rebuilds in Northern California

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To enroll in this program, the energy consultant you hire must be a Certified Energy Analyst (CEA) and the HERS rater you hire must be certified by CalCERTS or CHEERS. To view a list of CEA’s and certified HERS raters that are already participating in this program, please follow this link. You are required to have an energy consultant and a HERS rater as part of your rebuild already. The program only requires these professionals you hire to be certified.

Incentive Pathways

Incentives are available by the following pathway options:

Advanced Energy Home (mixed-fuel)

$7,500 incentive per home | $3,750 per multifamily unit

Simple Menu-based Path requirements

Flexible Performance Path requirements

All-Electric Home

$12,500 incentive per home | $6,250 per multifamily unit

Simple Menu-based Path requirements

Flexible Performance Path requirements

Solar and Battery Option

$5,000 per home / multifamily project

Solar and battery option requirements