Food service

Restaurants use about 5 to 7 times more energy per square foot than other commercial buildings, such as office buildings and retail stores.

Save energy at your restaurant, hotel or grocery store with incentives for energy-efficient dishwashers, cooking appliances and refrigeration equipment.

Food service incentives in California

  1. Obtain a foodservice incentive application from us or a Wattsmart Business Vendor.
    Anti-sweat heater controls & ice machines incentive application
    Cooking equipment incentive application
    Dishwasher incentive application
    Demand controlled kitchen ventilation exhaust hood incentive application 
  2. Purchase and then install a qualifying unit at an eligible location.
  3. Submit your incentive application with IRS Form W-9 so our program administrator can prepare a 1099-Misc. (if required) following the incentive payment.
  4. Receive incentive check within 45 days of completion of step 3.

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Custom incentives

Doing something that’s not on the list? Larger and more complex projects may qualify for a custom analysis. Note: Custom incentives require pre-approval.

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