Phony Energy Upgrade California Telemarketing Calls
Have you received a marketing telephone call from someone claiming to be from the Energy Upgrade California program? Are you wondering about the authenticity of a contractor or rater who has contacted you about the program? It’s easy to check if a contractor or rater is an approved Participating Contractor or Rater with the Energy Upgrade California program. Just check the statewide list of participating contractors and raters before you sign any contract or provide any personal information to these entities.
For questions regarding the Energy Upgrade California or Utility Incentive Programs, please refer to the contact information on our website.
We have learned that some entities are making automated telephone calls falsely identifying themselves with “Energy Upgrade California,” or using names that sound similar. The Safety and Enforcement Division of the California Public Utilities Commission is investigating the matter, and if you believe you have been contacted by an unapproved entity and would like to provide information to aid this investigation, please call the Safety and Enforcement Division at 415-703-1235 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Latest News: Energy Upgrade Program is being investigated by California agencies due to questions are being raised as to whether some consumers are being misled into thinking energy upgrades done on their home are part of the government money and energy saving program. Energy Upgrade Program is not affiliated or related to Energy Upgrade California.
Read more and watch an ABC Channel 7 News video here.