SmartLights Program

SmartLights is designed to help small businesses become more energy-efficient. This program offers free start-to-finish technical assistance and instant rebates to help defray the cost of upgrading and/or repairing existing equipment. SmartLights can help with comprehensive lighting retrofits, refrigeration tune-ups, controls, and seals replacement, and referrals to appropriate HVAC programs.

Lighting AssessmentOur services include: a no cost and no obligation energy-efficiency assessment, instant rebates (typically range from 25%-75% of total project costs), negotiated volume pricing with qualified installation contractors, free start-to-finish project management and quality control, rebates paid directly to your contractor to help defray your out-of-pocket costs, and referrals to other energy efficiency programs as needed.  See some of our work on cafes,auto repair shops, facilities, and retail stores.


SmartLights serves small to medium sized businesses, institutions, nonprofits, and multi-family buildings (with 5 or more units) in:
Alameda County: Oakland, Piedmont, Berkeley, Emeryville, and Albany
Contra Costa County: Martinez, Concord, Pittsburg, Antioch, Oakley, Brentwood, Clayton, Richmond, El Cerrito, San Pablo, Pinole, El Sobrante, Hercules, Rodeo, Crockett, Port Costa, unincorporated areas
Marin County: All cities and unincorporated areas


If you are a business, you may enroll online for our SmartLights Program.
As a business or contractor, you may print the enrollment form for our SmartLights Program:
East BayMarin.

Online forms are automatically sent to us.  Printed forms must be returned to us by fax or mail.
Address: SmartLights Program
1013 Pardee Street, Suite 201
Berkeley, CA 94710
Fax: (510) 981-0102