Coachella Valley Water District’s indoor rebate programs are designed to assist homeowners and commercial customers who want to reduce their water usage by upgrading toilets, replacing inefficient devices, or installing new technology to improve efficiency.
Residential Efficient Washing Machine Rebate Program
Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) is offering a residential rebate program for customers who install a new efficient washing machine (list available at www.energystar.gov). Residential property must be within CVWD’s service area. CVWD will offer a maximum of $150 rebate per installed washing machine. Washing machine must be ENERGY STAR certified with an Integrated Water Factor of 4.5 or less. Customer is responsible for providing a completed application, color photo of the installed washing machine, and sales receipt. CVWD will reimburse the customer after all program conditions have been met. Rebates are available on a first come, first-served basis.
CVWD’s Residential High-Efficiency Toilet Rebate Program is designed to assist homeowners who want to replace old toilets with newer, more efficient models. CVWD will offer a rebate of up to $100 per toilet and $10 for the recycling fee to eligible homeowners on a first-come, first-served basis (limited to the number of toilets in a household). Customers must recycle the old toilets. Customer must provide a receipt as proof of purchase and a receipt as proof of recycling. New toilets must use 1.28 gallons per flush or less.
Old toilets must be recycled at customer expense. Desert Recycling (PDF) provides this service locally and is located in Thousand Palms. The recycle charge is $10 per toilet.
Residential Hot Water Recirculating Pump Rebate Program
Tired of waiting on hot water? Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) is offering a rebate program for residential customers who install a Hot Water Recirculating Pump in their home. Hot water recirculating pumps save water and energy by reducing the wait time for hot water to arrive at the faucet or shower. CVWD will offer a maximum $125 rebate, or the cost of the recirculating pump, whichever is less. Customers must provide a completed application, color photo of the installed recirculating pump, and sales receipt. Funds are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) offers free Pre-Rinse Nozzles to commercial customers who qualify. High efficiency pre-rinse nozzles use less than 1.3 GPM compared to traditional pre-rinse nozzles which consume approximately 2-5 GPM.
Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) offers free Water Brooms to commercial customers who qualify. Water brooms use approximately 2 gallons per minute (GPM) compared to a traditional hose and nozzle which consumes approximately 8-12 GPM.
Commercial Water Efficient Toilet Rebate Program (requires pre-approval)
Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) is offering a rebate program to eligible commercial, institutional, multi-family residential, and hotel/motel customers within CVWD’s service area. Customers who replace toilets using 1.6 gallons per flush (GPF) or greater with water efficient toilets of 1.28 GPF or less, or replace urinals that use 1.0 GPF or greater with waterless urinals, may qualify for a maximum $140 rebate, or half the cost of the replacement, whichever is less.
Applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. This program requires pre-approval. If you begin or complete your project before applying and receiving pre-approval, your project is not eligible for a rebate. CVWD will reimburse the customer after all program conditions have een met.