NW Natural (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

February 06, 2016


Energy Trust of Oregon administers energy efficiency rebate programs for both residential and commercial customers of NW Natural in Oregon.  Interested customers can see the program website listed above for more details. Residential customers must follow all NW Natural procedures in applying for rebate.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Oregon
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://energytrust.org/residential/incentives/
Administrator: Energy Trust of Oregon
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Windows
  • Motor VFDs
  • Pool Pumps
Incentive Amount: Cash Incentives
Building Insulation: Varies, see website for details
Windows: $1.75 - $4.00
Smart Thermostat: $50
Gas Furnace: $550/unit (rental property homes)
Gas Furnace: Varies, see website for details
Heat Pumps: $250 - $700
Heat Pump Optimization: $150
Heat Pump Lockout Controls: $150
Ductless Heat Pumps: $800/home
Heat Pump Advanced Controls: $50(self instal), $150(professional instal)
Direct-Vent Gas Fireplace: $150 - $250 (plus an additional $100 if he fireplace is installed by May 31, 2016)
High-efficiency Gas Boiler: $200
Boiler Pipe Insulation: $0.50 per linear foot
Gas Tank Water Heater: $100 (professional install)
Heat Pump Water Heater: $150 - $300
Alternative On-Site Wastewater Treatment: $400
Pool Pump: $200
Clothes Washer: $75
Refrigerator (purchased before Dec 31, 2015): $75
Freezer (purchased before Dec 31, 2015): $35
Refrigerator/Freezer/Clothes Washer Recycling: $30

Incentives Paid Directly to Contractor
Attic insulation: $0.50 per sq. ft.
Wall insulation: $0.50 per sq. ft.
Floor Insulation: $0.40 per sq. ft.
High-efficiency Heat Pump Upgrade: $550 - $1,000
Ductless Heat Pump: $1,000
High-efficiency Gas Furnace: $550


This program has 4 incentives
Technologies: Building Insulation
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 0.40 $/square foot, The incentive has a minimum of 0.40 null
Technologies: Heat pumps
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 250.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of $1000.00
Technologies: Boilers
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 200.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Water Heaters
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 100.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of $300.00


Name: Customer Service
Organization: NW Natural
Address: 421 SW Oak Street
Portland OR 97204
Phone: (+18) 663-6878
Email: info@energytrust.org

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.