Energy Trust of Oregon is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping Oregonians save energy and use renewable energy resources. Energy Trust of Oregon is receiving ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence recognition for its delivery of Home Performance with ENERGY STAR. Key accomplishments include:
· Improving the efficiency of nearly 800 homes through home retrofits and saving more than 950,000 kWh and 140,000 therms in 2010.
· Serving over 3,300 homes under Energy Trust of Oregon's Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program since 2006.
· Increasing contractor awareness and participation by raising the number of trade ally contractors 134 percent.
· Educating consumers by distributing Energy Saver Kits containing inserts promoting Home Performance with ENERGY STAR. To date, over 645 Energy Saver Kits have been distributed, with almost 300 requests for a Home Energy Review.