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Energy Trust of Oregon Cash-Incentives

Get cash back when you upgrade your windows

Energy Trust of Oregon offers cash incentives and free resources to help make your home energy upgrades more affordable.


To qualify, if you live in Oregon, you must heat your home with electricity or natural gas provided by Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural, Cascade Natural Gas, or Avista.

Window Incentives in Oregon

  • $4.00 per square foot of windows installed, U-Value 0.27 or less

  • $1.75 per square foot of windows installed, U-Value 0.28 - 0.30

View Energy Trust’s full list of Oregon cash-incentives for home improvement.

Window Incentives in Washington State

Washington homeowners that heat their homes with natural gas provided by Northwest Natural can also qualify for energy-saving home upgrades through the Energy Trust of Oregon.

Just like Oregon, you will get $4.00 per square foot of windows cash back using product with a U-Value of 0.27 or less. For window products with a U-Value of 0.28 - 0.30, you are eligible to receive $1.75 per square foot of windows cash back in your pocket.

View all Washington cash-incentives for energy upgrades offered by Energy Trust.

Solar Incentives by Energy Trust of Oregon


Homeowners using Portland General Electric (PGE) or Pacific Power are eligible to receive an upfront cash-incentive. Currently, you are able to get back up to $3,600 at $450 per kilowatt (kW). For example, if you purchase a 4.2 kW solar electric system, you will receive $1,890 back.


Business owners may also receive cash-incentives back when they switch to generate their own solar electricity. The incentive is structured on a sliding scale to benefit businesses that choose larger systems.

Portland General Electric

  • $200 - $500 per Kilowatt Up to $40,000

Pacific Power

  • $250 - $350 per Kilowatt Up to $25,000