Benton County PUD
Low-income Rate Assistance
Low-Income Senior and Disabled Discount
A 15 percent discount is available to qualified customers with an annual household income that is 100 percent to 175 percent of the federal poverty level. A 20 percent discount is available for customers with an income that is less than 100 percent of the federal poverty level. Customers must be 62 years of age for the Senior Low Income discount. The Disabled Low Income discount is available to customers that have a member in the household who is disabled. To apply, call the Benton Franklin Community Action Committee at 509-545-4065. Applications are also available on the PUD's website.
Low-Income Energy Efficiency
State general funds go to "Energy Matchmaker" program and are matched by local, utility and other funds. Measures include attic, wall and floor insulation, weatherstripping and furnace modifications.
Contact: local community action agency.