Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional

Commercial, industrial and institutional water savings

Commercial, industrial and institutional water savings

EBMUD offers rebates and services to help businesses save water, lower costs, and optimize landscape maintenance.

Rebates and financing

We offer a variety of incentives to support commercial customers: up to $15,000 for landscape and equipment upgrades, commercial clothes washer rebates, free water-saving devices, a customizable rebate, and on-bill financing for site-specific upgrades.

Water surveys for businesses

Free on-site water use surveys are tailored to your business, industry, or institution to help you save water and reduce costs.

Commercial irrigation services

Optimize your landscape maintenance practices with on-site surveys, water budgets, commercial irrigation tips, and other resources. 

Sign up for EBMUD's commercial newsletter

Receive important updates on water efficiency, regional and state legislation that affects your business, easy how-to guides, and information on EBMUD services and rebates.


Water Management Tools

"My Water Report" online portal

Small steps can make a big difference! Sign up with your account and zip code to get water reports, track your water history, set up leak alerts, and see personalized recommendations for your business.

Share water use information (FORM)

Use this form to authorize your landscape contractor or other third party to receive account information that will help you manage your water consumption. Fill out the form online, print, sign, and mail to EBMUD.

WaterSmart Guidebook

Detailed information on water-saving technologies are available for commercial, industrial, and institutional customers, both for new designs and retrofits.

Organizations and community resources

Links to EBMUD's water conservation partners, cooperating organizations, and other key community resources.

Research and development

Comprehensive studies, reports, and information on emerging technologies and methodologies within the water efficiency field.


Water and Energy Efficiency Green Business Certification

Green Business Certification for Alameda County and Contra Costa County

Become a Green Business certified company and become a community leader in water and energy efficiency. Being a Green Business company helps a company become eco-friendly and reduces their utility costs by being efficient. Click to learn more about becoming a water and energy efficient Green Business.

WaterSmart Certified Businesses

EBMUD's WaterSmart certification has merged with the Green Business program.  The program ran from 2010 to 2019 and 180 businesses were certified and helped saved over 100 million gallons annually. You can view the last WaterSmart Business Certified class of 2019.