Performance Tested Comfort Systems (PTCS) and Prescriptive Duct Sealing are northwest regional programs with a focus on improving HVAC system comfort and increasing savings. They promote contractor training for properly sealing ducts and installing high-efficiency heat pumps, with a focus on sizing, commissioning, and setting controls. Technicians must complete a BPA-approved training to be certified to perform work in this program. These programs are supported by BPA and Northwest Public Utilities. More than 95,000 jobs have been accepted, and more than 800 technicians have been certified since 2006.
BPA does not provide incentives directly to homeowners. For incentives, please contact your local utility for more information. Oregon customers of Portland General Electric (PGE) or Pacific Power should contact Energy Trust of Oregon at 1-866-365-3526,
or email at Residentialforms@energytrust.org