Residential Rebate Program
UEC’s Energy Efficiency Program offers rebates to members that procure a qualifying energy efficient upgrade. Before installing any upgrade, please call us at (541) 567-6414 or visit our office to verify your rebate.
Free Home Energy Audit
The first step in to participating in UEC’s Heat Pump or Weatherization Program is to call UEC to schedule your FREE home energy audit. This provides important information about your home to you the homeowner as well as the participating installer. By having a home energy audit complete in no way obligates you to participate in any other program.
Clothes Washer/Dryer Rebate
For the purchase of a qualifying Energy Star rated clothes washer or dryer, UEC offers a $100 bill credit.
Heat Pump Program
UEC members who want to install an energy efficient heat pump system may be eligible to participate in Umatilla Electric’s Heat Pump Program.
Water Heater Rebate Program
The second highest use of energy in your home is your hot water heater. Install a new energy efficient water heater for a $50 credit on your power bill; or install an efficient heat pump water heater to receive a $600 rebate.
UEC members who want to install energy efficient weatherization measures, such as windows or insulation, may be eligible to participate in Umatilla Electric’s Weatherization Program. Homeowners may also qualify for low interest financing for your weatherization measures. Before beginning any installation, please contact UEC and ask about a free home energy audit. For complete program details contact us at (541) 567-6414 or stop into a UEC office.
Example of qualifying measures include:
- Windows: UEC’s rebate is $6 per square-foot on new vinyl double pane windows.
- Attic / Floor Insulation: Attic insulation provides the greatest barrier against heat loss. Though often overlooked, floor insulation helps to complete the thermal envelope around a home. UEC offers rebates ranging from $.25 – $.75 cents per square-foot.
- Doors: Insulated Energy Star rated exterior doors qualify for a $100 bill credit. Must be pre-hung including the replacement of the threshold.
Smart Thermostat Rebate
UEC offers a $100 rebate for members who install a programmable thermostat. To qualify, the thermostat must be on the BPA Qualified Products list, have the occupancy detection set to “ON” and members must submit a dated invoice or receipt of purchase.
New Manufactured Home Program
UEC offers a $1,000 cash incentive to home buyers who purchase a NEEM certified manufactured homes.
Other Helpful Energy Savings Information for Your Home
Energy Savings Tips
Umatilla Electric is committed to delivering power to our members at the lowest possible cost. Part of that commitment is to provide information to help you save energy and money. Check out this list of tips that can help you save.
Appliance Usage Chart
In an effort to assist our members in evaluating the energy used and cost associated with housewares and appliances, UEC has developed the Household Energy Use Guide, that include typical household items.
Heating System Cost Comparison
In an effort to assist our members in comparing the cost of their existing heating system and the benefits of installing a more efficient system, UEC has developed the Heating System Cost Analysis.