Portland’s first sustainable homes tour! Oct. 15 to 17, 2021, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets: $25; PGE customers get a $10 discount with promo code PGEHOMETOUR21 (check “Apply promo code” in your checkout cart).
You don’t have to buy a new house to boost the sustainability and performance of your home. In fact, you don’t need to buy anything. We have tools and programs that help you be more sustainable without spending a dime.
If you do have a little to spend adding things like LED lighting, a smart thermostat, high-efficient heat pumps and Energy Star appliances can have a big impact. And consider swapping out your old gas-powered lawn tools for cleaner, quieter electric ones!
See how much electricity you use by month, week, day and hour – or even 15-minute intervals.
From a little to a lot, choose the renewable mix that works for you.
Changing the way you heat (and cool) your home is one of the most effective ways to lower your energy bill.
They’re the second highest energy user in most homes. It’s time for an upgrade.