You may not have had access to solar because you live in an apartment complex, rent a house, or can’t afford the upfront costs of installing a solar array. Community solar is different.
With the Oregon Community Solar Program you:
The Oregon Community Solar Program is designed to expand solar access for low-income utility customers. 10% of the program’s capacity has been reserved for low-income customers. If you qualify, you’ll get special benefits and protections as a subscriber. You’ll have:
The current income thresholds for the Oregon Community Solar Program are shown in the chart below. Eligible threshold numbers are updated annually.
Household Unit Size
All participants must be Oregon customers of Pacific Power, Portland General Electric, or Idaho Power. For more information, visit our FAQ page or view our downloadable resources to the right.
For information about your low-income subscription—including guidance on program fees, credits, and payments and help reading your utility bill—visit the Subscriber Resources page.