Lighting and Lighting Controls

Energy-efficient lighting can illuminate a whole new world of cost savings and enhance the work environment or guest experience. Lighting upgrades are the best—and often the easiest—first step in any energy-efficiency strategy and can pay back your investment through energy savings in as little as two years or less. Energy Trust offers cash incentives for lighting and lighting control projects.Want a brighter bottom line? Bring us in.

Commercial lighting technology can be recycled. Please contact your trade ally to learn more.

Lighten Up with LEDs – As easy as changing a light bulb

Energy Trust is offering instant cash incentives, up to $20 per lamp, for selected LED and efficient linear fluorescent lamps for commercial, multifamily and industrial customers.

New LED replacement lamps are an excellent way to enhance lighting quality while substantially cutting your operating costs. Instant cash incentives are available from participating electrical distributors.

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Performance+: Lighting the Way to Bigger Savings

Energy Trust’s Performance+ delivers benefits for business customers to implement facility-wide lighting upgrades, including occupancy controls. Eligible customers can get added cash incentives—on top of standard incentives—for taking a whole-building approach to energy efficiency.

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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.

Additional eligibility requirements may apply, depending on your project. Incentives are subject to funding availability and may change.

Large electric consumers of more than one average megawatt or 8,760,000 kWh a year are subject to the Energy Trust Self-Direct Policy. Program services are limited and restrictions apply to self-directing consumers. Please refer to the Self-Direction FAQ or contact us for additional details.

Incentives are not intended to influence consumer decisions on fuel sources.

Read Lighting Incentive Process to learn how to obtain incentives for lighting measures you install. 

Find a contractor who can help you install your new lighting.

Questions? Email us or call 1.866.605.1676.