Trade Ally Network Northwest

Payback & Incentives

To get started, contact your Trade Ally Network NW field specialist for help with forms and program incentives. Utility participation and incentives vary.

Up to $1,000

per ton for a heat pump retrofit

Amount received for qualifying energy-efficient heat pump retrofit in commercial buildings.

Up to $150

per ton for a heat pump upgrade

Amount received for qualifying energy-efficient heat pump upgrade from less-efficient source in commercial buildings.

7

years

A typical project payback, including incentives for a heat pump upgrade.

12

years

A typical project payback, including incentives for a heat pump conversion (retrofit).

Find local incentives

Use this tool to search for incentive programs available in your project area.

Customer Benefits

<strong>Increased value</strong> of commercial space
Increased value of commercial space
<strong>Less maintenance</strong> than traditional heating systems
Less maintenance than traditional heating systems
Long <strong>life span</strong>
Long life span
Energy <strong>cost savings</strong>
Energy cost savings

Incentive Requirements

Pre-Installation

Upgrade projects meet the following conditions:

  • Space is conditioned by an operational or failed air source heat pump; or
  • Space is part of a building addition, new construction, or a major renovation project.

Retrofit:

  • Space is conditioned by zonal or forced-air, electric-resistance heat as the primary heating source.
  • No other heating sources are eligible.

Post-Installation

The installed heat pump must:

  • Be an air-to-air heat pump system.
  • Have an AHRI certificate of product rating; and
  • Meet BPA’s efficiency specifications for both heating and cooling per the BPA Heat Pump Specification.

Heat Pump Resources