BC Hydro – Business Energy Saving Incentives
Financial incentives for businesses that replace inefficient technologies with energy-efficient technologies: T12s with T8s, T12s with LEDs, Incandescent/Halogen with LEDs, Exit signs with LED exit signs, HPS with T8s and more efficient HPS, HVAC fan with Fan w/VFD, HVAC pump w/pump w/VFD. Eligibility – Small businesses and medium to large commercial.
Fortis BC – Efficient Boiler
Financial incentives to facility owners for the installation of an energy-efficient natural gas boiler. Whether building new or retrofitting, customers may qualify for a rebate of $9 per MBH for high-efficient condensing boilers, to a maximum of $45,000 per boiler. Eligibility – Commercial rate class natural gas customers.
Fortis BC – Efficient Commercial Water Heater
Financial incentives to facility owners for the installation of a high-efficiency natural gas water heater. Whether building new or retrofitting, customers may qualify for a rebate of up to $15,000. Eligibility – Commercial rate class natural gas customers.
Government of AB – Business, Non-Profit and Institutional Rebate
Incentives for high-efficiency retrofits of lighting, heating, cooling and hot water systems, and variable frequency drives for businesses, non-profits and institutions. Eligibility – All businesses serviced by an Alberta electric utility in existing buildings. Federal and provincially owned buildings, and large fina emitters are not eligible.
Small Capital Incentive: designed to support investment in capital projects for large projects to increase the efficiency of a process of system at your facility. Project Capital Incentive: Designed for very large process and system energy efficiency projects. The lesser of : up to 70% of project costs of $200/ MWh of annual electricity savings. Eligibility – Large ICI buildings are eligible.
Heating and Cooling Program
Receive $250 to replace and old furnace with a high-efficiency furnace equipped with an electronicall commutated motor and up to $600 to purchase and install a new ENERGY Star certified central air conditioning system that meets specific efficiency ratings. Eligibility – Small businesses with residential-type systems.
Toronto Hydro – Opsave (Energy Management)
Facilities can earn 2.5 cents/kWh for savings over the baseline determined by Toronto Hydro. Encourages facilities to deploy energy efficiency projects. Eligibility – Large ICI buildings are eligible.
City of Toronto – Eco-Roof Incentive
Designed to promote the use of green and cool roofs on Toronto buildings. Green and cool roofs help reduce urban heat and associated energy use. Green roofs also help manage stormwater runoff (reducing the pollutants that enter our waterways), enhance biodiversity, improve air quality, and beautify the city. Eligible green roof projects will receive $100 / m2 to a maximum of $100,000. Eligible cool roof projects will receive $2 – 5 / m2 to a maximum of $50,000. Eligibility – All existing buildings and new buildings with a gross floor area of less than 2000m2. ICI buildings located in the City of Toronto.
Enbridge – Boiler
Rebates to customers who rent or purchase and install non-atmospheric hydronic boilers, which must be used for space heating and/or hot water heating and must have 85 percent to 88 percent thermal efficiencies. Financial incentives are also available for condensing boilers, condensing economizers, direct contact water heaters and direct contact heat exchangers. Eligibility – Small businesses and medium to large commercial spaces.
Enbridge – Retrofit
Receive up to 50% of the project cost (not to exceed $100,000) in custom retrofit incentives from Enbride for energy efficiency projects designs to optimize energy usage and save on natural gas costs. Various incentives avaliable through brochure. Eligibility – Small businesses and medium to large commercial spaces.
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Hydro Ottawa – Retrofit
Receive up to 50% of project costs to replace existing, inefficient equipment with high-efficiency equipment and for installing new control systems that will improve your operational procedures and processes. Eligibility – Small businesses and medium to large commercial spaces.
Hydro Ottawa – Lighting Upgrades
Receive up to $2000 in incentives towards an energy-efficient lighting upgrade. Eligibility – Small businesses with an average annual electricity demand of less than 100 kilowatts.
Union Gas Limited – Retrofit
Eligible measures under the program are those that provide sustainable, measurable and verifiable reductions in peak electricity demand and/or electricity consumption and below are some examples: Lighting retrofits, Lighting controls, HVAC redesign, Chiller replacement, Variable speed drives, Building envelope, BMS, sensors control equipment, and metering equipment. Eligibility – Account holder in ICI
Government of Ontario – Lighting Upgrades
Receive a free onsite lighting assessment of facility and up to $2000 towards eligible energy-efficiency lighting upgrades. Eligibility – Small businesses with an average annual electricity demand of less than 100 kilowatts.
Government of Ontario – Electric Vehicle Charging
Receive up to $1000 for an EV charger (up to $500 for an eligible charger and $500 towards installation of an eligible Level 2 charger. Eligibility – Small and medium to large businesses that have purchased or leased and eligible electric vehicle and have received an incentive under Ontario’s Electric Vehicle Incentive Program.
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Gaz Métro – Encouragement and implementation of measures
$0.10 to $0.25 per cubic metre of natural gas economized, up to a maximum of $100,000. Eligibility – Current customers with an annual natural gas consumption of at least 75,000 m3 for ICI.
Gaz Métro – Recommissioning
Recommissioning of mechanical systems in commercial and institutional buildings by an accredited recommissioning (RCx) agent. Up to $25,000 for the investigation, $0.25 per cubic metre of natural gas saved, up to a maximum of $25,000 for implementation and $4,000 for monitoring phases. Eligibility – Commercial Gaz Metro customers in existing buildings of at least 5 years old with natural gas consumption of at least 75,000 m3/year.
Gaz Métro – Boiler
Receive up to $25,000 for high efficiency equipment and up to $10,000 for medium efficiency equipment.
Gaz Métro – New Efficient Construction
Receive $1.50/ m3 of natural gas saved wiith a maximum of $275,000 for the construction of a new efficient building. Eligibility – Current and about-to-be ICI and multi-tenant (4 units or more) Gaz Metro customers.
Gaz Métro – Building Envelope Renovations
The maximum financial assistance is $40,000 for buildings with an annual consumption of natural gas below 150,000 m3, and $100,000 for buildings with an annual consumption of natural gas above 150,000 m3. Eligibility – Current and about-to-be Gaz Metro customers are eligible.
Hydro-Québec – Buildings
Financial assistance to implement energy efficiency measures while carrying out projects in commercial or institutional buildings. The catered component offers assistance tailored to a business owner’s project, in order to improve the building’s overall energy efficiency. The prescriptive component provides simple solutions tailored to buildings under 10,000 m2 to assist in implementing predefined measures. Eligibility – Commercial buildings of at least 10,000 m2 generating a minimum of 50,000 kWh are eligible for the catered component. Commercial buildings of under 10,000 m2 are eligible for a least $2,500.
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