Weatherization Assistance

Free help with weatherization if you qualify

There’s great ways to save money on your energy bill. Everything from our free Peak Time Rebates program to efficient products you can find in the PGE Marketplace. But when it comes to saving money through weatherization, what if you’re not the DIY type?

Weatherization steps — such as adding insulation, reducing unwanted air leaks or improving your heating system — can help save energy, control energy bills and keep your home warm and cozy. But, what if there’s no room in your budget?

Help is available! If you meet the income guidelines below, you might be able to get someone else to do the work – for FREE – even if you are renting (be sure to coordinate with your landlord). If you qualify, your local Community Action Agency can connect you with someone who can help with insulation, furnace repair, heating duct improvements, and more.

Income guidelines

Size of family unit

1

Annual gross income

$25,760

Monthly gross income

$2,146.66

Size of family unit

2

Annual gross income

$34,840

Monthly gross income

$2,903.33

Size of family unit

3

Annual gross income

$43,920

Monthly gross income

$3,660.00

Size of family unit

4

Annual gross income

$53,000

Monthly gross income

$4,416.66

Size of family unit

5

Annual gross income

$62,080

Monthly gross income

$5,173.33

Size of family unit

6

Annual gross income

$71,160

Monthly gross income

$5,930.00

Size of family unit

7

Annual gross income

$80,240

Monthly gross income

$6,686.66

Size of family unit

8

Annual gross income

$89,320

Monthly gross income

$7,443.33

Size of family unit

9

Annual gross income

$98,400

Monthly gross income

$8,200.00

Size of family unit

10

Annual gross income

$107,480

Monthly gross income

$8,956.66

Size of family unit

11

Annual gross income

$116,560

Monthly gross income

$9,713.33

Size of family unit

12

Annual gross income

$125,640

Monthly gross income

$10,470.00

Size of family unit

Each additional member

Annual gross income

$9,080

Monthly gross income

$756.66

I don’t qualify – now what?

If you earn too much to qualify for weatherization assistance, you may be able to participate in the Savings Within Reach program from Energy Trust of Oregon http://energytrust.org/.

I need more time to pay my bill.

We get it. Sometimes you just need a little extra time. Request a payment extension online or give us a call at 800-542-8818.

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