Small Multifamily Program (Oregon)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Oregon

Name Small Multifamily Program
Incentive Type State Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Multi-Family Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Clothes Washers, Duct/Air sealing, Equipment Insulation, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Windows, Direct-vent Gas Fireplaces, Direct-vent Gas Unit Heaters, LED Lighting
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Windows: $2.25-$3.50/sq ft, depending on U-value, glazing and type of heating

Heat Pumps: $250 - $450, varies by efficiency and original heating type
High-efficiency gas boiler: $200
Boiler Pipe Insulation: $0.50 per linear foot
Direct-vent gas fireplace: $200-$250, depending on FE
Direct-vent gas unit heaters: $100
Duct Insulation: 50% of cost, up to $100
Insulation: $0.25 - $0.30 per square foot, depending on where it's installed
Duct Sealing: 50% of cost, up to $400
Water Heaters: $35 - $150 depending on EF and heating type (storage type)
Clothes Washers: $100
Refrigerator: $100
Freezer: $50

Equipment Requirements Equipment efficiency requirements are listed on the program web site

Installation Requirements Installation requirements are posted on the program website

Program Budget About $1 million/year

Program Administrator Energy Trust of Oregon

References DSIRE[1]


Oregon Energy Trust’s Small Multifamily Program provides cash incentives to the owners of multifamily properties of duplexes, triplexes and fourplexes served by Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural or Cascade Natural Gas. In addition to other incentives, the program will install up to 10 free compact fluorescent light bulbs in each apartment unit as well as high performance shower heads and faucet aerators.

Interested customers should contact Energy Trust to learn more about the program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Existing Homes Small Multifamily
Department Energy Trust of Oregon
Address 421 SW Oak Street, Suite 300
Place Portland, Oregon
Zip/Postal Code 97204
Phone (866) 311-1822


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


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"