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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 and more. Want to take a bite out of energy costs? Bring us in.

Project Examples

Existing Buildings: Lodging and Foodservice Equipment

Market and Deli

Project Type: Convection Oven and Fryer
Project Cost: $4,800
Incentive: $1,315
Annual Savings: 540 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 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 (ExcelPDF)

    Download W-9 (PDF)

  5. Get your incentive.

    Note: A post-installation verification may apply.

See incentives available for lodging and foodservice equipment outlined in the tables below. Incentives amounts may differ by participating utility.

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.

For electric customers served by Portland General Electric and/or gas customers served by NW Natural, Cascade Natural Gas and Avista:

Equipment Incentive
Ductless Heat Pump* $200 per ton of cooling capacity
Packaged Terminal Heat Pump* $200 each
Spa Cover* $100 each
Commercial Pool Cover* $2 per sq ft of pool surface area
Commercial Pool Pump* $230 per pump
Commercial Condensing Pool Heater $2.35–$3.50 per sq ft of pool surface area served by heater
Commercial Laundry Washers* $65–$200 each
Gas-fired Automatic Conveyor Broiler* $2,015–$2,925 each
Electric Griddle* $400 each
Combination Ovens* $750–$1,000 each
Convection Ovens * $315 each
Gas Rack Ovens* $2,500–$5,000 each
Fryers* $225–$1,000 per vat
Electric Hot Food Cabinet* $350 each
Steam Cookers* $1,850–$2,500 each
Commercial Vent Hood* $750 per controlled motor hp
Dishwashers* $195–$900 each
Dishwashers Pre-Rinse Spray Valve* $30 each
Commercial Ice Maker* $150 per unit

*Customer sites may be subject to a $12,000 total maximum incentive per-year for equipment purchases.

For electric customers served by Pacific Power:

Equipment Incentive
Ductless Heat Pump* $200 per ton of cooling capacity
Packaged Terminal Heat Pump* $40 each
Spa Cover* $100 each
Commercial Pool Cover* $2 per sq foot of pool surface area
Commercial Pool Pump* $230 per pump
Commercial Condensing Pool Heater $2.35–$3.50 per sq ft of pool surface area served by heater
Commercial Laundry Washers* $65–$200 each
Gas-fired Automatic Conveyor Broiler* $2,015–$2,925 each
Electric Griddle* $400 each
Combination Ovens* $750–$1,000 each
Convection Ovens* $315 each
Gas Rack Ovens $2,500–$5,000 each
Fryers* $225–$1,000 per vat
Electric Hot Food Cabinet* $350 each
Steam Cookers* $1,850–$2,500 each
Commercial Vent Hood* $750 per controlled motor hp
Dishwashers* $195–$900 each
Dishwashers Pre-Rinse Spray Valve* $30 each
Commercial Ice Maker* $150 per unit

*Customer sites 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