Did you know that there are clean energy rebates available to Oregonians?
In fact, there are state and national rebates available, so no matter where you live in Oregon, you can take advantage of these programs.
These energy trust of Oregon rebates can help reduce the cost of installing clean energy technologies such as solar panels or wind turbines. Keep reading for more information about the different rebate programs available to you!
Evaluating your home’s current energy use is the first step to discovering upgrades that can boost comfort and lower monthly bills. Once you determine which energy improvements you’d like to make, utilities can provide cash incentives to help you complete your projects.
The first clean energy rebate program is the Oregon Solar Rebate Program. This program offers a rebate of up to $5000 for eligible solar PV systems.
The second clean energy rebate program is the Oregon Residential Energy Tax Credit (RETC). This tax credit allows residents to receive a credit of up to $1500 for installing qualifying clean energy technologies.
The third clean energy rebate program is the Oregon Business Energy Tax Credit (BETC). This tax credit allows businesses to receive a credit of up to $5000 for installing qualifying clean energy technologies.
If you choose to make the switch to an electric vehicle, you will also qualify for state and federal incentives. The federal government offers a tax credit of up to $7500 for the purchase of an electric vehicle. The state of Oregon offers a rebate of up to $2500 for the purchase or lease of an electric vehicle. For even more electric vehicle rebates specific to towns or utilities, head to this website.
These are just a few of the clean energy rebate programs available in Oregon. For more information about these and other programs, visit the Oregon Department of Energy's website. You may also want to contact your local utility company to see if they offer any clean energy rebates or programs.
These are just some of the clean energy rebates available to you if you choose to switch to clean energy. Make the switch today and start saving money!