Energy-efficient lighting creates cost savings and enhances the work environment. Lighting upgrades are often the first step in any energy-efficiency strategy and can pay back your investment through energy savings in as little as two years or less.
It’s easy to qualify, and your contractor will provide and assist you with the necessary forms.
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Energy Trust provides cash incentives to Oregon businesses for energy-efficiency and renewable power projects. To qualify, you must:
- Have a project site in Oregon served by and on a qualifying rate schedule for Portland General Electric or Pacific Power for electric saving incentives.
- Be improving an existing structure.
- Pay the public purpose charge; check your bill or contact Energy Trust if you have questions.
Find a trade ally contractor or product supplier.
We can help you get started.
Get pre-approval from trade ally contractor or product supplier.
For more detailed information about the lighting process review Form 172L.
Have equipment installed.
Submit your final project. Your trade ally contractor can help.
Submit documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions please contact 1.800.326.2917.
Get your incentive.
Note: A post-installation verification may apply.
Energy Trust offers incentives for a wide range of lighting applications. The solutions below are those most frequently installed in Oregon. View full list of incentives or read our Industrial Lighting Guide.
|Custom lighting and lighting controls||Incentive||Requirements|
|Custom lighting and controls upgrades||$0.17/annual kWh saved, up to 35 percent of eligible project cost, whichever is less||
To be eligible, each custom lighting measure must be reviewed and pre-qualified by Energy Trust. Contact your lighting contractor or an Energy Trust lighting specialist to get started.
|Standard Lighting and Lighting Controls||Incentive||Requirements|
|LED Retrofit Lamps||$2-$13 per lamp||
Most required to replace incandescent or compact fluorescent
|HID to LED Screw-in Replacement Lamps||$20-$60 per lamp||
|TLED removing or replacing ballast||$4 per 4 foot lamp||
Remove or replace ballast
Read our TLED fact sheet
|Interior LED||$15-$55 per fixture||
Retrofit and new fixtures, existing ballast and lamp sockets removed, non TLED
|High-bay/Low-bay LED||$100-$235 per fixture||
|Exterior LED||$15-$335 per fixture||
Pole/arm mounted, wall-mounted, parking garage, fuel pump canopy, architectural flood/spot lighting
Read our Exterior Lighting fact sheet.
|TLED Relamp of Existing Linear Fluorescent Fixture||$2 per 4 foot lamp||
No ballast change required
|Lighting Controls||$35-$70 per fixture/sensor||
Interior/exterior, 30W or more
|LED Display Case Lighting||$10-$20 per linear foot||
LED fixtures must be on DLC product list in refrigerated categories
|LED Lamp Replacement||Incentive||Requirements|
|LED Lamps||Up to $13||
Instant cash incentives are available from participating electrical distributors
Read our LED Lamp Replacement fact sheet.
|Custom Lighting and Controls Upgrades||Maximum 50% of total eligible measure cost||
Not to exceed $0.25 per annual kWh saved. To be eligible, each custom lighting measure must be reviewed and pre-qualified by Energy Trust. Contact your lighting contractor, lighting vendor or an Energy Trust lighting specialist to get started.
For new and existing grow operations using energy efficient grow lights. For recreational cannabis producers a proof of OLCC license is required.
|Custom Lighting and Lighting Controls||Incentive||Requirements|
|Custom lighting and controls upgrades||Maximum 50% of total eligible measure cost||
Not to exceed $0.19 per annual kWh saved for most lighting measures. Custom lighting controls not to exceed $0.25 per annual kWh saved. To be eligible, each custom lighting measure must be reviewed and pre-qualified by Energy Trust. Contact your lighting contractor or an Energy Trust lighting specialist to get started.
For lighting solutions for your grow facility, see our Horticultural Lighting and Lighting Controls page.
Incentives are subject to funding availability and may change.