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SoCalGas - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 10/26/2012
Program Overview:
State: California
Incentive Type: Utility Loan Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Central Air conditioners, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Roofs, Evaporative Coolers, Pool/Spa Heaters, Insulated Plantation Shutters
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:$2,500 - $20,000
Terms:Rate: not specified
Repayment: 1-12 years
Web Site: http://www.socalgas.com/for-your-home/rebates/financing-tax-credi...
Summary:

The Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) offers The Home Energy Upgrade Financing (HEUF) program to its residential customers interested in making energy efficient improvements to their homes. Customers can qualify for loans ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to purchase and install energy-efficient upgrades. Terms range from one to twelve years. Eligible technologies include: Water heaters, refrigerated air conditioners, evaporative coolers, double-paned windows, building and equipment insulation, roofing, spa/pool heaters, insulated plantation shutters, and permanently installed natural gas barbecues.

The financing for these loans is offered by Viewtech, an authorized Fannie Mae loan administrator. Viewtech works with The League of California Homeowners, an independent consumer organization, which provides contractor background checks. All participating contractors must meet the League's standards before they can be approved and passed along to customers for their consideration.


 
Contact:
  Home Energy Financing Program
Southern California Gas Company
P.O. Box 3150
San Dimas, CA 91773
Phone: (800) 427-2200
Web Site: http://www.socalgas.com
 
  Loan Center
ViewTech Financial Services
5109-D East La Palma Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92807
Phone: (888) 621-5511
Phone 2: (714) 695-3375
Fax: (714) 701-9893
E-Mail: jmclain@viewtechfinancialservices.com
Web Site: http://www.viewtechfinancialservices.com/Financing.htm
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