Home Weatherization Program

Home Weatherization Program

Home Weatherization Program:

Objectives and Description:

Home Weatherization Program is a free energy-efficiency upgrade program offered to eligible customers living in homes with low levels of insulation. Union Gas provides the energy assessment, labour, and all materials at no cost to eligible customers.

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Engineering Energy Efficiency Feasibility Study

Engineering Energy Efficiency Feasibility Study

Engineering Energy Efficiency Feasibility Study:

Objectives and Description:

Engineering Energy Efficiency Feasibility Study Program helps fund studies to identify and quantify potential energy saving measures on natural gas consuming equipment, gas-related heating systems or facilities. Studies analyze an existing building or process to determine the changes that will increase its overall energy efficiency. Typical projects include thermal surveys, facility air-balances, HVAC audits, energy audits, benchmarking activities and equipment upgrade studies. Incentives include:

Commercial customers: 30% up to $4,000

Industrial customers: 50% up to $10,000 

One study /site/ year

$10,000 cap applies to multi-site industrial customers, one study per year

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Home Assistance Program

Home Assistance Program

Home Assistance Program:

Objectives and Description:

Home Assistance Program helps qualified homeowners, tenants and social and/or assisted housing providers improve the energy efficiency of their homes through the installation of: 

  • energy-saving light bulbs
  • a power bar
  • a low-flow showerhead (in homes with electric water heating)
  • faucet aerators (in homes with electric water heating)

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Industrial Accelerator – High Performance New Construction

Industrial Accelerator – High Performance New Construction

Industrial Accelerator – High Performance New Construction:

Objectives and Description:

Industrial Accelerator – High Performance New Construction Program provides design assistance and incentives for facilities who exceed typical electricity efficiency standards, ensuring energy efficiency is built into their new construction and major renovation project.

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Aboriginal Community Energy Plan (ACEP) Program

Aboriginal Community Energy Plan (ACEP) Program

Aboriginal Community Energy Plan (ACEP) Program:

Objectives and Description:

Aboriginal Community Energy Plan (ACEP) Program is a proposal-based program where an Aboriginal community or organization may submit a proposal for funding to develop or update an existing Aboriginal community energy plan to improve energy efficiency, reduce electricity consumption and assess opportunities for green energy solutions. Successful applicants to the new energy plan stream will receive up to $90,000; whereas successful applicants to the existing energy plan stream will receive up to $25,000.

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New Home Construction

New Home Construction

New Home Construction:

Objectives and Description:

The New Home Construction Program offers financial incentives to home builders and renovators who incorporate energy efficiency into their construction projects or extensive renovation projects.

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Audit Funding Program

Audit Funding Program

Audit Funding Program:

Objectives and Description:

Audit Funding Program evaluates the current energy performance of a facility and can help determine the financial benefits of improving its energy efficiency. Incentives are based on the size of the building and cover up to 50% of the cost of the audit, to a maximum of $25,000. Additional incentives are offered to develop detailed project cost and energy savings calculations for potential projects identified by the electricity survey and analysis. Incentives cover up to 50% of the detailed analysis cost, to a maximum of $10,000 and are based on the cost of the potential project.

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Energy Design Review Pilot Project

Energy Design Review Pilot Project

Energy Design Review Pilot Project:

Objectives and Description:

The Energy Design Review Pilot Project is providing cross-functional energy efficiency and renewable energy design reviews for up to five industrial facilities located in Ontario. During the project, each participating facility will receive a workshop-style design review, energy training and coaching for their work plan to consider/implement the recommended energy efficiency and renewable energy opportunities.

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Ontario’s Municipal Energy Plan Program (MEP)

Ontario's Municipal Energy Plan Program (MEP)

Ontario's Municipal Energy Plan Program (MEP):

Objectives and Description:

Ontario's Municipal Energy Plan Program (MEP) is designed to help municipalities better understand their local energy use, identify opportunities for energy efficiency and clean energy, and develop plans to meet their goals. The Ontario's Municipal Energy Plan Program (MEP) has two funding streams:

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Home Winterproofing Program

Home Winterproofing Program

Home Winterproofing Program:

Objectives and Description:

Home Winterproofing Program is free to all qualifying homes (those heated by natural gas) and households meeting the income eligibility requirements. Enbridge will pay for the cost of the energy efficiency improvements, such as insulation and draft proofing measures.

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