Multifamily Home Energy Solutions Program

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Oregon

Name Multifamily Home Energy Solutions Program
Incentive Type State Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Multi-Family Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Clothes Washers, Doors, Equipment Insulation, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Windows, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Windows: $2-$3/sq ft, depending on U-value, glazing and type of heating

Heat Pumps: $200 - $600, varies by efficiency and original heating type
High-Efficiency Gas Boiler: $200
Gas Furnace: $150
Insulation: $0.30-$4 per square foot
Exterior Doors: $25
Water Heaters: $35-$500
Commercial Gas Water Heater: $2.50/kBTUh
Commercial Tankless Gas Water Heater: $2/kBTUh
Clothes Washers: $150 - $300
Refrigerator: $50 per unit
Dishwasher: $25 per unit
Lighting: $2-$100/fixture or sensor

Equipment Requirements Equipment efficiency requirements are listed on Energy Trust’s website.

Funding Source Public Benefit Fund
Installation Requirements A post-installation inspection may be required if total incentive is greater than $5,000

Program Budget $1 million/year

Program Administrator Energy Trust of Oregon

References Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)[1]


Note: Incentive offers are subject to funding availability and may change, see Energy Trust’s web site for current offerings.

Energy Trust of Oregon offers owners of multifamily properties, with five or more units, cash incentives for upgrades to windows, appliances, water heaters, building envelope, heating and cooling, energy efficient lighting and more. Customers of Pacific Power, Portland General Electric, NW Natural and Cascade Natural Gas are eligible to participate. Multifamily properties are also eligible for solar, [ solar water heating, and solar pool heating incentives].

To learn more, visit the program web site or use the contact listed below.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Multifamily Program
Department Energy Trust of Oregon
Address 421 SW Oak Street, Suite 300
Place Portland, Oregon
Zip/Postal Code 97204
Phone (866) 368-7878


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


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