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Lodging and Foodservice Equipment

Hotel and restaurant operations depend on energy-intensive equipment. Energy Trust offers cash incentives for investing in energy-efficient equipment, including packaged terminal heat pumps, high-efficiency gas fryers, gas convection ovens, vent hoods, ice machines and more. Want to take a bite out of energy costs? Bring us in.

Project Examples

Existing Buildings: Lodging and Foodservice Equipment


Project Type: PTHP – Package Terminal Heat Pump
Project Cost: $4,500
Incentive: $1,200
Annual Savings: 5,000 kWh

Existing Buildings: Lodging and Foodservice Equipment

Historic Hotel Restaurant

Project Type: Vent Hood
Project Cost: $53,000
Incentive: $18,800
Annual Savings: 32,700 kWh and 1,800 therms

  1. Check your eligibility.

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    Energy Trust provides cash incentives to businesses for energy-efficiency and renewable power projects. To qualify, you must:

    • Have a project site in Oregon served by Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural, Cascade Natural Gas or Avista and contribute to the public purpose charge. Check your bill or contact Energy Trust if you have questions.
    • Be improving an existing structure.
  2. Find a trade ally contractor.

    We can help you get started.

  3. Install equipment that meets the requirements listed in the Oregon Cash Incentives Brochure.

    Confirm equipment requirements here.

  4. Submit documentation.

  5. Get your incentive.

    Note: A post-installation verification may apply.

Equipment Incentive
Packaged Terminal Heat Pump $200 each
Guest Room Occupancy Controls for Packaged Terminal Units $50 each
Showerhead and Shower wand* $10 each
Bathroom and Kitchen Faucet Aerators $3–$5 each
Commercial Laundry Washers $65–$200 each
Griddles $400–$500 each
Ovens $600–$750 each
Fryers $400–$800/vat
Hot Food Cabinets $500–$1,000 each
Steam Cookers $1,300–$2,600 each
Vent Hood with Variable Frequency Drive $750/horsepower
Dishwashers $600–$900 each
Ice Machines** $200–$500 each

* Showerheads and shower wands purchased at retail stores currently participating in Energy Trust’s retail buydown are not eligible
** Air-cooled, cubed ice machines
Projects that feature non-custom equipment with simple installation may be eligible for standard incentives. Eligible participants can receive up to $500,000 per site, per year for qualifying projects. It’s easy to qualify for standard incentives, and your trade ally contractor may be able to complete the forms for you. Get more details >

Custom Incentives

Energy Trust offers custom incentives for larger, more complex projects. Learn more about custom incentives >

Incentives are subject to funding availability and may change.

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