Join the Trade Professionals Alliance

Keeping San Diego powered up is a big job, and we’re looking for professionals who can help keep businesses running at their peak. Highly-skilled individuals are encouraged to join our Trade Professionals Alliance program, to help our business customers find and implement energy- and money-saving opportunities at their facilities.

Program Benefits

  • Apply for rebates, incentives, and on-bill financing projects on behalf of a customer.
  • Receive payments on rebates, incentives, and on-bill financing projects when authorized by a customer.
  • Alliance member e-newsletters on the latest program updates
  • Invitations to members-only events, classes, and seminars
  • Training for green building design, operations, and maintenance

How to Apply

  1. Complete the Trade Professionals Participation Agreement (pdf)
  2. Submit completed and signed tax forms:
    1. W-9 - required for all Trade Professionals
    2. 590 - required for Trade Professionals who have a business within the state of California
    3. 587 - required for Trade Professionals who do not have a permanent place of business within the state of California
  3. Complete the online Trade Professional Program  Essentials training:
    1. Go to 
    2. Enter event code TradePros

Trade Professional Directory

Our online Directory helps business customers find Trade Professionals who can help them identify and implement energy and money-saving opportunities at their facility. 

To be listed in the Trade Professional Directory, you must complete all participation requirements noted above and meet the following criteria:

  1. No unresolved customer complaints
  2. Give approval for publishing your business's contact information

If you have questions, email us at [email protected]

View Directory

Free Seminars and Classes

If you’re a trade professional, we offer training for green building design, operations and maintenance.  Check out our classes.