Pend Oreille PUD offers cash incentives up to $800 to residential customers who purchase a qualifying energy-efficient manufactured home. Homes must meet Energy Star certification to qualify. All program requirements must be met in order to receive rebate. See the program web site for more information.
Pacific Power offers incentives for residential customers to improve the energy efficiency of homes through the Home Energy Savings Program. Rebates are provided for various Energy Star rated appliances. Appliances include clothes washers, refrigerators, dishwashers, room air conditioners, and water heaters. Rebates are also available for certain weatherization measures and HVAC equipment. Eligible technologies include insulation, windows, central air conditioning, heat pumps, evaporative coolers, and duct sealing.
Pacific Power provides an incentive for home builders in Washington to build energy efficient houses through the Energy Star New Homes Program. Rebates are available through this program for efficient windows, insulation, heat pump water heaters, air conditioning units, heat pumps and comprehensive measures. Single-family and multi-family homes which are built to the specifications of NW BOP Energy Star are eligible to participate. See Equipment information table for additional documentation requirements for each incentive.
Pacific Power's FinAnswer Express Program includes incentives and technical assistance for lighting, HVAC and other equipment upgrades that increase energy efficiency and exceed code requirements in commercial and industrial facilities. Both retrofits of existing equipment and new construction projects are eligible for incentives. For retrofits, the utility may need to verify existing equipment. Prescriptive rebates and custom incentives calculated from energy savings are available.
Pacific Power's Energy FinAnswer program provides cash incentives to help its commercial and industrial customers improve their heating, cooling, refrigeration, compressed air, lighting, pumping or industrial processes. New construction and retrofit projects for all industrial facilities can participate as well as all new commercial projects and commercial retrofits in facilities larger than 20,000 square feet.
Orcas Power and Light Cooperative offers incentives for residential customers to pursue energy efficiency upgrades in eligible homes. Rebates are offered for Energy Star rated appliances, water heaters and heat pumps. The clothes washer rebate varies according to whether a home has a gas or electric water heater system. Please see necessary requirements and procedures on each rebate form and follow instructions. Program forms and applications may be found on the program web site listed above.
Orcas Power and Light (OPALCO), an electric cooperative serving Washington’s San Juan Islands, provides a production-based incentive for residential and commercial members who generate energy from photovoltaics, wind, micro-hydroelectric and other small-scale renewable energy sources. The Member Owned Renewable Energy (MORE) Program is OPALCO’s new green power program is funded by voluntary member donations to provide a production credit to local renewable member generators.
Okanogan PUD provides financial assistance for its qualified customers to improve the energy efficiency of homes and facilities. They offer loans for a variety of conservation measures including insulation, doors, air-sealing, duct work, lighting, Energy Star heat pumps and windows. Before funds are provided for new windows, door and/or heat pumps, the insulation levels must meet the program guidelines. Loans in excess of $4,000 will require that a Real Estate Mortgage be signed prior to loan approval. Applications are available on the program web site listed above.
Created in October 2004, Okanogan County PUD's Sustainable Natural Alternative Power Program (SNAP) encourages members to install renewable energy systems by offering an incentive payment based on the system's production on a dollar per kilowatt-hour ($/kWh) basis. SNAP producers also net meter and are connected to the utility's electrical distribution system. This program was modeled after the successful Chelan County Public Utility District program in Washington.
Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County provides rebates to residential customers for purchasing energy efficient appliances. The qualifying appliance must be installed in a location that receives electrical service from the Okanogan PUD. Interested customers need to call the utility to get the actual rebate amount for each appliance. In addition to new appliance rebates, Okanogan County PUD also provides rebates for decommissioned refrigerators/freezers for an $85 value.