Homes


Save Energy, Save Money

Save money and improve your comfort at home with support from Chelan PUD:

  • Get rebates on energy efficient upgrades that save you energy and money for years to come
  • Schedule a free energy audit with an energy advisor to discover ways to save at home
  • Contact our energy efficiency advisors or ask your questions on the next Power Hour live Q&A

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Home Rebates

Chelan County PUD offers rebates on energy efficient upgrades to your home, which will save energy and money for years to come. Learn more about current programs below and contact our energy efficiency advisors.

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Duct Sealing

Sealing ductwork in site-built homes can reduce energy waste by as much as 20%. Get $500 back when you have your ducts sealed.

Seal of Approval

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Ductless Heat Pumps

No ducts? No problem. Enjoy efficient heating and cooling for year-round comfort. Up to $1,000 cash back per unit.

Go Ductless

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Exterior Entry Doors

Welcome home with a beautiful, energy-efficient and insulated entry door. Save energy for years to come and get $40 cash back.

Welcome Home

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Heat Pumps

Get cozy and save on heating and cooling your home with a high efficiency heat pump. Up to $1,400 cash back.

Pump It Up

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Home Energy Audits

Discover ways to make your home more comfortable and save energy with an energy advisor. Free to Chelan PUD customers.

To Save Money

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Hybrid Water Heaters

Water heaters are the biggest energy drain after heating. Start saving on your hot water year-round and get $800 cash back.

Get In Hot Water

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Insulation

Adding insulation is one of the most cost-effective ways to save energy and improve comfort. Rebates of $0.50 to $1 per sqft.

Wrap It Up

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New 'Green' Homes

The easiest time to upgrade your home’s efficiency is when you’re building it. Use 20% less energy and get $2,000 cash back.

Build Green

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Showerheads

Make your hot water last longer while saving thousands of gallons a year--no low flow necessary. Get 45% off a ShowerStart.

Start Smart

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Smart Thermostats

Connected thermostats keep your home comfortable while reducing your energy costs. (Plus they're pretty cool!) Get $100 cash back.

Set It, Forget It

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Storm Windows

Own a historic home? Keep the classic style of your original windows and increase comfort and savings plus get $3 per sqft.

Storm Windows

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Windows & Patio Doors

Give your home a facelift while improving your comfort and increasing the value of your home. Rebates of $6 to $12 per sqft.

Window Savings

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Considering Solar Power?

Installing rooftop solar panels generates clean, renewable power, but it often isn't the greenest way to make power at home. Learn what to consider before installing your new solar array.

Solar Calculator

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Water Conservation

Looking for deeper savings? Simple changes at home and in your yard can add up to big savings on your water bill. (And they look beautiful, too!)

Water Savings

 

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Financing for Home Improvements

Dreaming of home improvements? They don't have to break the bank. The Washington State Department of Commerce has programs to help you upgrade your home now with low-interest-rate loans:

  • EnergySmart Financing provides funding for home (and business) improvements that make your home more energy efficient and for new renewable energy systems, such as solar power installations.
  • Is your household low-income? Check out the Home Rehabilitation Loan Program (HRLP) for deferred loans at ultra-low interest rates for repairs and improvements to your home that increase health, safety, and durability.

 

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Home Rebates and Advice on the Power Hour

Chelan PUD energy experts answer customer questions LIVE on the Power Hour. Check out relevant past questions and answers below, or join the next Power Hour.

On the Power Hour

 

Rebates Are Real


If Bigfoot can get money back with Chelan PUD rebates, so can you.

How does your home measure up? Use this tool to assess your energy efficiency.

Hiring a contractor? How to get the job done right


 

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Lightly: E-Newsletter for Saving Energy

Learn about energy saving news and tips in our monthly e-newsletter. Sign up to receive future editions straight to your inbox.

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Free help from Community Action

Free home weatherization is available to qualifying customers through Chelan-Douglas Community Action.

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Learn where to find energy savings in your home in a free booklet from the U.S. Department of Energy. Email us and we'll send you a copy. Or find the same information online.

 

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Contact a Chelan PUD Energy Advisor

Questions? Email conservation@chelanpud.org or call (509) 661-8008.

Looking for more personalized guidance? Book a virtual home energy audit! Perfect for renters and homeowners alike.