NW Natural (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Washington)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||NW Natural (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Equipment Insulation, Furnaces, Water Heaters, Windows, Tankless Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Air/Duct Leakage Test: $35|
Air/Duct Sealing: 50% of cost
|Equipment Requirements|| Varies by efficiency measure; a list of equipment efficiency requirements is located on the program web site|
Furnace: 90% AFUE or greater
|Installation Requirements|| Must be installed by Energy Trust contractor or another licensed contractor in Washington.|
Air Sealing: minimum 300 CFM50 reduction
|Maximum Incentive|| Air Sealing: $275|
Duct Sealing: $325
|Program Administrator||Energy Trust of Oregon|
|Date added to DSIRE||2009-02-11|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-12-05|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Energy Trust of Oregon administers energy efficiency rebate programs for both residential and commercial customers of NW Natural in Washington. Energy Trust is awarding the rebates and providing resources and technical assistance to interested customers. To be eligible for the residential rebate program, customers must own a home in Washington and the home must primarily be heated with gas. A variety of energy efficiency improvements are eligible for rebates, including, insulation, windows, air and duct sealing, tankless water heaters, and furnaces. After completing weatherization measures (insulation and sealing), customers can receive a $100-$150 bonus cash incentive. With the exception of water heaters, floor and ceiling insulation, all equipment must be installed by an Energy Trust contractor or a Washington-licensed contractor. For more information on efficiency requirements and exact rebate amounts, see the Washington Incentive Grid.
|Contact Name||Home Energy Solutions|
|Department||Energy Trust of Oregon|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.