SoCalGas - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program

September 14, 2016


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.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: California
Incentive Type: Loan Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Southern California Gas Company
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Air conditioners
  • Caulking/Weather-stripping
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Windows
  • Roofs
  • Other EE
Loan Term: Rate: not specified
Repayment: 1-12 years


Name: Home Energy Financing Program
Organization: Southern California Gas Company
Address: P.O. Box 3150
San Dimas CA 91773
Phone: (800) 427-2200
Name: Loan Center
Address: 5109-D East La Palma Ave.
Anaheim CA 92807
Phone: (888) 621-5511

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.