Home Efficiency Genie Program

What is the Home Efficiency Genie Program?

Home Efficiency Genie is a City of Palo Alto Utilities program that provides complimentary phone-­based efficiency advising and subsidized professional energy and water assessments to City of Palo Alto homeowners.

What services does Home Efficiency Genie Provide?

  • Review your utility bill history and discuss your efficiency concerns
  • Identify solutions that will reduce your bills and improve the comfort and efficiency of your home
  • Help prioritize home efficiency projects
  • Connect you with qualified contractors and/or review estimates or bids
  • Offer ongoing support and guidance to help address your concerns and identify next steps
  • Provide information about other energy and water efficiency programs you can take advantage of

FREE Phone Based Energy Advisors – (650) 713-­3411

Professional Energy and Water Assessments: $149 / $99 Co‐Pay

  • In‐home assessment including\ air leakage testing, major system and duct inspection, insulation analysis, energy modeling, etc.
  • Performed by a professional technician certified by the Building Performance Institute (BPI)
  • Receive complimentary energy and water-saving devices, over a $30 value
  • Receive a detailed report to understand how all the parts of your home interact as a system and how these interactions impact your quality of life
  • Review your assessment report with an expert to identify next steps
  • Receive unbiased guidance and support throughout your home improvement project
  • Learn how to get the most value from your efficiency improvements

Click here to learn more about the Home Efficiency Genie Program