Residential Energy Tax Credit (RETC) Expires
With the Oregon Department of Energy’s Residential Energy Tax Credit, homeowners or renters can apply for a tax credit on their personal Oregon income taxes for purchasing eligible energy-efficient products and energy systems for their homes.
RETC Program Sunset
The RETC program is scheduled to sunset on December 31, 2017.
Learn more about ODOE’s incentive program sunsets
To qualify for a tax credit:
RETC devices must be purchased by December 31, 2017;
Devices must be operational by April 1, 2018; and
ODOE must receive your application no later than June 1, 2018.
Solar photovoltaic applications must be initially input into PowerClerk by a tax credit technician on or before December 31, 2017.