Modesto Irrigation District - New Home Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

March 15, 2016


Modesto Irrigation District's MPower New Home Program provides incentives to builders and homeowners for designing and building energy-efficient homes. Eligible homes must meet the guidelines for California Energy Star Qualified New Homes, listed on the program application. Each qualified new home will receive a rebate of up to $500. Applications must be submitted and approved before construction has started. Program requires that an independent third party HERS rater verify program compliance in homes. For details on the terms and conditions, customers should refer to the program application located on the program web site. Multi-family homes are also eligible for a rebate of $250. Apartments, remodels, additions, manufactured housing, mobile homes, residential care facilities, and dormitories are not eligible for these rebates.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: California
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Energy Management Department
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Incentive Amount: Single-Family Dwelling: $500
Multi-Family Dwelling: $250
Equipment Requirements: Must be pre-approved for eligibility by MID and meet guidelines for California Energy Star Qualified New Homes
Program terms may change according to EnergyStar standards
Installation Requirements: Grading Permit, Building Permit, Approved Construction Schedule and other government permits may be required.


Name: Customer Service
Organization: Modesto Irrigation District
Address: 1231 11th Street
Modesto CA 95352-4060
Phone: (209) 526-7339

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.