Salem Electric - Solar Water Heater Rebate

April 02, 2019


Salem Electric residential customers with electric water heating are eligible for a $600 rebate through Salem's Bright Way program. A program brochure with details is available on the program website. In order to receive the rebate, all guidelines and terms must be followed.

Systems must be installed by a tax credit-certified solar technician.

Instead of the rebate, customers can also apply for a low-interest loan. Customers cannot apply for both the rebate and the low-interest loan.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Oregon
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Salem Electric
Start Date: 1997
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
Incentive Amount: $600
Equipment Requirements: Must replace an electric water heater and equipment must meet Bright Way specifications, including SRCC OG-300 certification.
Installation Requirements: Must be installed by an Oregon tax credit-certified contractor


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Sectors: Residential, Low Income Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 600.00 $/Unit


Name: Customer Service - Salem Electric
Organization: Salem Electric
Address: 633 7th Street NW
Salem OR 97304
Phone: (503) 362-3601

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.