2015 Oregon Residential Energy Tax Credits

ODOEThe Oregon Department of Energy announced new rules for the Oregon Residential Energy Tax Credit program, effective January 1, 2015.

Highlights for residential customers in 2015 include:

  • New $175 tax credit for gas tank water heaters with an energy factor of 0.70 or greater
  • New tax credits for direct-vent gas fireplaces with a fireplace efficiency rating of 70 percent or greater
  • Increased ductless heat pump tax credits and simplified requirements

Combined with Energy Trust cash incentives, these tax credits can help make energy-efficiency improvements more affordable for your customers.

Details about the new tax credit rules are available on the Oregon Department of Energy website.