Residential clothes washer rebates

The Residential High Efficiency Clothes Washer rebate program ended on December 31, 2016. 

Switch to a high-efficiency clothes washer to save water and energy

Switch to a high-efficiency clothes washer to save water and energy

The Residential Clothes washer rebate has ended

EBMUD offers rebates as an incentive to residential, multi-family and commercial customers to replace older top loading clothes washers with newer and more water and energy efficient clothes washers.

  • Applications for qualifying residential clothes washers purchased and installed on or before December 31, 2016 must be mailed and postmarked by March 1, 2017.  Purchases after December 31, 2016, or applications received after March 1, 2017, will not be eligible for a rebate.

Visit to apply online or obtain an application form. The site includes a qualifying product list and program rules with up-to-date rebate amounts. You can also call the program's administrator, PG&E, at 800-933-9555. EBMUD reserves the right to deny ineligible or incomplete applications.

Note: Only ESME washers qualify. Washers that use silver ion technology do not qualify. Application must be submitted within 60 days of purchase.

Tax Notice: All rebates that, individually or in combination, total $600 or more in a tax year require submittal of a W-9 form to the District prior to payment. All personal information provided within the W-9 are kept confidential in accordance with the Privacy Act. If your total rebate amount is $600 or more, you will receive a 1099 form to comply with Internal Revenue Service requirements. The determination of whether your rebate is taxable or not may depend on several variables. You are recommended to contact your tax professional.

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