Columbia River PUD - New Appliance Rebate Program

May 21, 2009


Columbia River PUD's New Appliance Rebate Program offers rebates for qualifying clothes washers, dishwashers, refrigerators, and freezers. Rebate amounts vary from $25 - $75. For more information, visit Columbia River PUD's website, or contact their Energy Experts at 503-366-5470. Tax credits may also be available through the Oregon Residential Energy Tax Credit Program ranging from $50 to $180 for the purchase of premium efficiency appliances. Visit the Oregon Office of Energy website or call them at 800-221-8035 for more information.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Oregon
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Columbia River PUD
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
Incentive Amount: Clothes Washer: Electric Hot Water - $75, Gas, Oil or Propane Hot Water - $25
Dishwasher: $25
Refrigerator: $25
Freezer: $25
Equipment Requirements: Rebates apply to ENERGY STAR® qualified clothes washers, dishwashers, refrigerators and freezers purchased after January 1, 2007.
Installation Requirements: Program is offered to all Columbia River PUD customers for appliances installed in new or exisiting homes or businesses within the PUD service area.


Name: Energy Experts
Organization: Columbia River PUD
Address: PO Box 1193
St. Helens OR 97051
Phone: (503) 397-1844

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.