News and Resources

Meet the Team: Carrie Bee

Name: Carrie Bee OR-MEP Role: Energy Advisor, Oregon Multifamily Energy Program What motivates you in this role? I am motivated by the opportunity to use my experience and knowledge of building science and energy efficiency to reduce Oregon’s energy use while providing comfortable, affordable housing for Oregon residents. What excites you most about the Multifamily … Continue reading Meet the Team: Carrie Bee

Beat the Heat this Summer

As the temperature increases this summer, help residents stay cool and reduce electric bills with these low-cost to no-cost energy saving tips. Reduce appliance usage to stay cool. Grill outdoors. Save energy by firing up the grill outdoors or prepare meals that don't require cooking. Only run dishwashers or washing machines when they’re full. Unplug … Continue reading Beat the Heat this Summer

Verification Protocols

This training will provide OR-MEP program participants with an overview on the program requirements of the Verification stage to ensure a smooth program completion process and quick incentive delivery. We will review the documentation required for the Verification submittal, including the Measure Verification form, photos, and invoices. We will share examples of submittal expectations and … Continue reading Verification Protocols

OR-MEP by the Numbers – A Funding Update

Since launching the program in January 2018, we’ve had steady activity thanks to all of the great program participants who are committed to implementing energy efficiency measures in their buildings.   To learn about your experience with the program, we recently conducted a survey of those currently utilizing OR-MEP funds. Thank you to those who … Continue reading OR-MEP by the Numbers – A Funding Update

Program Update Webinar

In this webinar we discuss Multifamily Energy Program updates highlighting program funding availability, incentives reserved to date, and other program updates. Full Training Program Update Webinar  PDF Program Update PDF

Meet the Team: Mekha Abraham

Name: Mekha Abraham OR-MEP Role: Technical Manager, Oregon Multifamily Energy Program What motivates you in this role? Throughout my energy efficiency career, I have worked across many building sectors, including commercial buildings, schools, and residential. Working in the affordable multifamily sector has been the most rewarding because I’ve found owners and developers of affordable multifamily … Continue reading Meet the Team: Mekha Abraham