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Energy Trust of Oregon offers licensed cannabis growers and hemp growers free technical services and cash incentives for the installation of energy-efficient equipment at new and existing grow operations. Incentives are available for indoor, outdoor and greenhouse grow operations.

See the cannabis and hemp cultivation fact sheet to learn more.

Indoor Grow

Energy Trust offers licensed cannabis growers and hemp growers cash incentives for the installation of energy-efficient equipment at new and existing indoor grow facilities.

Equipment Incentive Requirements
Insulation Varies

Pre-approval required prior to purchasing.

Final incentive will be based on estimated energy savings.

Only eligible to indoor grow operations.

For additional requirements and to apply, call 503.928.3154.

Dehumidifier $9 per pint per day

Minimum Energy Factor of 2.8 L/kWh.

Incentive is available for new portable or standalone dehumidifiers replacing existing working portable or standalone dehumidifiers.

Dehumidifiers must be installed in an indoor grow facility that operates year-round.

Greenhouse installations not eligible.

Read the Cannabis Dehumidifier fact sheet for more information.

For additional requirements and to apply, see PE_FM0420CD | PE_FM0420CD (PDF) | 420CD (Online using DocuSign)

Energy Trust also offers free technical services and cash incentives to indoor cannabis and hemp growers for custom energy-efficiency projects:

  • High-efficiency lighting and lighting controls, including LEDs. Energy Trust lighting specialists can work with you or your lighting vendor to specify qualified equipment.
  • Technical studies to identify energy-efficiency opportunities for HVAC, insulation and other improvements, for qualified projects. Energy Trust can pay up to 100% of the cost of a study.

For more information, email production@energytrust.org or call 1.866.202.0576.

Greenhouses and Outdoor Cannabis and Hemp Grow Operations

See the following pages for details on cash incentives for greenhouses and outdoor grow operations:

Other equipment upgrades not listed may still be eligible for custom project incentives. Energy Trust offers cash incentives of $0.30/annual kWh or $2.50/therm saved, up to 70% of the eligible project costs. Incentives are calculated based on operating hours and usage.

Incentives are subject to funding availability and may change.

Questions?

Give us a call at 1.866.202.0576.

Success Stories

Cloud Cover Cannabis, Portland

Cloud Cover Cannabis, Portland

Estimated Annual Savings: $52,000

Deschutes Growery, Bend

Deschutes Growery, Bend

Estimated Annual Savings: $197,000