Become a Tacoma Power Residential Trade Ally

Trade Ally applications are accepted in September each year.

Interested in applying? Click here to complete an interest form and receive a reminder when the applications window opens.

If you wish to speak with us about any part of this process, or if you wish to inquire about the Trade Ally process for commercial conservation projects, contact us at 253-502-8363 or email We’re happy to help.

For Residential & Multifamily Projects

Tacoma Power residential trade allies are valuable in helping us promote power conservation and energy savings within our communities. Our programs help customers save money and energy while helping you grow your business.

As a Tacoma Power Residential Trade Ally, you will benefit from:

  • The ability to offer valuable incentives to your customers to motivate their purchase.
  • The consumer confidence in the Tacoma Power brand.
  • Tacoma Power’s program marketing.
  • An opportunity to be part of our published contractor list.
  • Ongoing training opportunities.
  • A dedicated Tacoma Power contact to help you navigate the process.

Learn more about our programs by visiting the Residential Forms & Information page.

Thank you for your interest in working with us and our customers. We appreciate your work to help connect customers to our programs.


All Contractors:

  • Must be actively in business for at least 3 years.
  • Have no Labor & Industries (L&I) violations in the 12 months prior to application submittal (regardless of status).
  • Possess current WA State Business License, City of Tacoma Business License, Certificate of Liability Insurance, and Surety Bond.

HVAC Contractors:

  • To install Heat Pumps, technicians must be trained and certified by the manufacturer on the brand and model of the equipment being installed.