Energy Efficiency Programs and Rebates

Columbia River PUD offers a wide variety of programs to help you use energy wisely at home. Free home energy evaluations, energy efficiency rebates for customers in St. Helens, Scappoose, Columbia City, Warren, Deer Island, and Rainier.

Photo of Energy Expert measuring windowsFree Energy Use Analysis

If you are looking for ways to reduce your energy bill, we can help.

If you heat your home with electricity, our Energy Experts will perform a free analysis of your home's energy use to identify potential energy savings opportunities. To request an in-home energy analysis, contact our Energy Experts at (503) 366-5470 or, or visit our office in Deer Island.

If your primary heating source is something other than electricity, click here for a list of other programs you may qualify for.

Do It Yourself Home Energy Audit

This simple guide will help you identify ways to improve your home's energy efficiency.  It covers the major energy users in your home including heating systems, home appliances, lighting and energy usage habits. 

Download the Do It Yourself Home Energy Audit now. (Adobe PDF file, 500kb)

Our Home Energy Use Guide

PUD Rebates for Efficiency Upgrades

Home Energy Use Guide

Curious about the energy use of your home appliances and equipment?  Download our handy Home Energy Use Guide, which provides typical operating costs for many different items. 

Tips For Successful Efficiency Projects

Some energy efficiency upgrades require a significant financial investment.  We want you to get the most energy savings you can for the dollars you spend, so we've put together some suggestions to follow when you tackle a project.

Contact our Energy Experts

Our Energy Experts have a wide range of products and services available to help you use energy wisely. Give them a call today at (503) 366-5470, or send an email to, to find out how you can save energy - and money.

Loans for Efficiency Upgrades

Learn about loans available from two local credit unions for home efficiency improvements.