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Consider a heat pump water heater. They use heat pump technology by moving heat from one place to another instead of generating heat directly. This makes them two to three times more efficient compared to conventional electric resistance water heaters.
All EWEB customers may be eligible for a rebate to install a new heat pump water heater.
To qualify for the rebate, the heat pump water heater must be listed on the BPA Qualified Heat Pump Water Heater List. AirGenerate and Electrolux heat pump water heaters do not qualify for a rebate.
Customers converting from a gas water heater to an efficient electric heat pump water heater may qualify for an additional incentive through our Clean Power Promotion.
To get started check out the heat pump water heater program information. Then, either apply online or print and complete our PDF application.
Apply online to get your program application processed as soon as possible. When we receive your application, we will send you a confirmation email.
Mail a complete, signed paper program application to:
EWEB Attn: Customer Solutions
P.O. Box 10148
Eugene, OR 97440-2148
You will also need to submit the following:
You can install the unit in an unheated location (e.g., garage, unheated basement, shed, etc.) or in a conditioned/interior location, and it must be installed according to the manufacturer specifications.
We are excited to announce that we now offer DocuSign as a new opportunity for you to electronically sign your loan contracts. This will allow loans to fund quicker, thus getting you or the contractor paid more quickly. It eliminates mail time and cost, and is an example of our continued efforts to create efficiencies for our employees, our vendors and our customers.
The Oregon state tax credit program for heat pump water heaters ended on December 31, 2017. Federal tax credits expired December 2016.
"Do it yourself" installations qualify for our rebates, but if you'd rather have a contractor install the unit, check out Hot Water Solutions' list of contractors. Make sure to verify specific manufacturer training with the individual contractor.
For do-it-yourself conversions from gas appliances to electric appliances, please check with your natural gas provider for any safety guidelines that you may be required to follow. It is always recommended that a licensed professional perform all installation work according to all local codes.
Read customer reviews on participating heat pump water heater contractors.
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Email our energy experts or call 541-685-7000 for more information and to get started.
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