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.


per ton

Amount received for qualifying energy-efficient VRF systems in commercial buildings.

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Customer Benefits

<strong>Quiet</strong> operations
Quiet operations
<strong>Increased value</strong> of commercial space
Increased value of commercial space
Precise <strong>temperature control</strong>
Precise temperature control

Incentive Requirements


The existing building must:

  • Encompass 100,000 square feet or less of conditioned floor area.
  • Have been occupied for at least one year and maintained the same building-use type, or provide electrical-use data for the previous year.
  • Be currently heated by either zonal or forced-air, electrical resistance heat as the primary source in the area to be conditioned by the new VRF system.


The installed VRF system must:

  • Employ a split-system heat pump with an inverter-driven outdoor compressor.
  • Have an inverter-driven or variable-speed indoor blower.
  • Meet minimum BPA Tier 1 or Tier 2 efficiency requirements per the BPA VRF Specification.

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