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Computer Equipment

Benefit from energy savings and get cash incentives by installing qualifying energy-efficient solutions. We also offer incentives on custom cooling solutions for your computer equipment. Want a powerful way to save energy and money? Bring us in.

Project Examples

Existing Buildings: Computer Equipment

County Public Services Building

Project Type: Server Room Mini-Split Air Conditioners
Project Cost: $9,900
Incentive: $800
Annual Savings: 4,500 kWh

Existing Buildings: Computer Equipment

Elementary School

Project Type: Server Room Mini-Split Air Conditioners
Project Cost: $9,400
Incentive: $400
Annual Savings: 2,200 kWh

  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 Incentive Application.

    See the appropriate incentive application below to confirm equipment requirements before purchasing.

  4. Submit documentation.

    For customers of Portland General Electric, NW Natural, Cascade Natural Gas and Avista
    Download Oregon Application (Excel/PDF)

    For customers of Pacific Power
    Download Oregon Application (Excel | PDF)

    Download W-9 (PDF)

  5. Get your incentive.

    Note: A post-installation verification may apply.

See incentives available for computer equipment outlined in the tables below.

Energy Trust is limiting the maximum amount of standard electric incentives a customer site may receive per year.

  • Portland General Electric sites are limited to a maximum of $12,000 per site, per year.
  • Pacific Power sites are limited to a maximum of $6,000 per site, per year.
Equipment Incentive
Server/Telecom Room Mini-Split Air Conditioner* $200 per ton of cooling capacity

*Customer sites served by Portland General Electric may be subject to a $12,000 total maximum incentive per-year for equipment purchases, and customer sites served by Pacific Power may be subject to a $6,000 total maximum incentive per-year for equipment purchases.

Ready to apply for standard incentives? Download general project forms. If you need guidance, just ask your trade ally contractor for assistance.

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.

Need Help? Contact Us.

1.866.605.1676

existingbuildings@energytrust.org