New Bi-Monthly Newsletter Publication Schedule

Starting in June of 2020, the Oregon Multifamily Energy Program (OR-MEP) newsletter is shifting to a bi-monthly publication schedule. The next OR-MEP newsletter will publish in August 2020. The OR-MEP team is excited to continue delivering relevant, timely and informative news and updates through the newsletter. Stay up to date with program happenings between newsletters … Continue reading New Bi-Monthly Newsletter Publication Schedule

Our Commitment: Actively Anti-Racist

Special Director's MessageOregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) is committed to combating white supremacy and to dismantling structural racism. Read the special June 3rd Director’s Message here. OR-MEP StatementThe Oregon Multifamily Energy Program (OR-MEP) stands in solidarity with Black communities – in Oregon and across the nation – in the fight against racial injustice and … Continue reading Our Commitment: Actively Anti-Racist

Case Study Feature: Canal Commons

Name:Canal Commons Location: Bend, OR Property Size:6 Buildings, 48 Homes Project Type and Pathway:New Construction, Whole Building Reserved Incentive: $208,611 Electric Energy Savings:42% Compared to Code208,611 kWh Measures Summary:The Oregon Multifamily Energy Program incentivized the following energy efficiency measures proposed at Canal Commons: Variable Refrigerant Flow Heat PumpsEnergy Recovery VentilationWall InsulationEfficient WindowsENERGY STAR DoorsAttic InsulationLED … Continue reading Case Study Feature: Canal Commons

OR-MEP Express for NOFA Projects Pilot Launch

In order to streamline projects that are submitting NOFA applications, OR-MEP launched the OR-MEP Express for NOFA Projects pilot in January 2020. Eligible projects include projects applying for OR-MEP Menu and Bundled Path and an upcoming NOFA (from OHCS or other source). OR-MEP Express will reduce the time and money a project team may spend … Continue reading OR-MEP Express for NOFA Projects Pilot Launch