Summer Reliability Program

What is the Summer Reliability Program?

The Summer Reliability Program offers the direct installation of energy efficiency measures to reduce energy usage and electrical demand during high times of grid stress, with the goal to avoid rotating outages while minimizing costs to ratepayers.

Eligible Energy Efficiency Measures

  • Whole House Fan: Save up to 50-90% on your cooling costs1 and increase comfort by pulling clean fresh air into your home.
  • High Efficiency Air Conditioner Fan Motor: Increase the efficiency of your air conditioner by upgrading the motor.
  • LED Lighting: Reduce heat transfer and increase efficiency by upgrading incandescent lighting to LED bulbs and fixtures.

How Can I Qualify for the Program?

  • You must have an active SCE Account
  • You need to have lived in your home for a minimum of one year, with plans to live in your home for an additional year.
  • You have not participated in any CPUC rate payer-funded energy efficiency programs in the past 12 months, and agree not to participate in any CPUC ratepayer-funded energy efficiency programs over the next 12 months.
  • Your home must not have on-site generation (solar, thermal energy storage, battery storage, etc.), and agree not to install any over the next 12 months.
  • Tenants/Renters must have authorization from the property owner or property management company to implement the upgrades.
  • Additional Terms and Conditions will apply

Whole House Fan Qualifications

Your Synergy representative will determine if your home qualifies for a Whole House Fan based upon climate zone, attic accessibility and ventilation.

Click to watch a video on how whole fans work.

1. Reducing cooling costs by to 50-90% is rated from QuietCool Manufacturing. Energy Savings from Whole House Fans, high efficiency air conditioner fan motor and LED lighting are conditional on household usage.

This program is funded by California utility ratepayers and administered by Southern California Edison Company under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission through a contract awarded to Synergy Companies. Consumers are not required to purchase any additional goods or services from the contractor to participate in this program. This program is available on a first-come, first-served basis until allocated funds are no longer available or the program is terminated. This program may be modified or terminated without notice. Limitation may apply. Not all customers will qualify for all products and services. SCE does not endorse or warrant any manufacturer products and shall not be liable or responsible for claims arising from the purchase, installation, use of performance of any products. ©2023 Southern California Edison. Trademarks used with permission and are the property of their respective owners. All rights reserved.