Water Heating Programs – Ozone Laundry

Water Heating Programs – Ozone Laundry

Water Heating Programs – Ozone Laundry:

Objectives and Description:

The Ozone Laundry Program offers a financial incentive for the installation of an ozone laundry system (piece of equipment that is added on to an existing commercial washing machine) in a facility. The advantages of such a system include reducing hot water consumption by up to 85%, reducing water use by up to 30% and reducing chemical use by 10%. Incentives range from $1,000-$6,000 per unit.

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Space Heating Programs – Condensing Make-up Air (MUA)

Space Heating Programs – Condensing Make-up Air (MUA)

Space Heating Programs – Condensing Make-up Air (MUA):

Objectives and Description:

Condensing Make-up Air (MUA) Program offers financial incentives to facilities looking to purchase condensing make-up air units, providing fresh air to common areas in commercial buildings. These high efficiency units, resulting in lower operating costs, feature high turn-down modulating burners with stainless steel heat exchangers. Incentives range from $500-$2,600 per unit.

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Space Heating Programs – Condensing Boiler Incentive Program

Space Heating Programs – Condensing Boiler Incentive Program

Space Heating Programs – Condensing Boiler Incentive Program:

Objectives and Description:

Condensing Boiler Incentive Program offers financial incentives to existing industrial facilities looking to replace an aging boiler or new facilities installing a high-efficiency condensing boiler. Incentives include:

  • $600 per unit up to 299 MBtu/hr 
  • $1,500 per unit from 300 to 999 MBtu/hr 
  • $4,500 per unit over 1,000 MBtu/hr

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Space Heating Programs – Air Curtains

Space Heating Programs – Air Curtains

Space Heating Programs – Air Curtains:

Objectives and Description:

This Program offers financial incentives to businesses that purchase or rent air curtains. These curtains are used where doors stay open for long periods of time, i.e. shipping docks and retail or office entrances. They provide tremendous benefits, in particular significantly lowering both heating and cooling costs compared to doors without air curtains. Incentives include:

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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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Home Reno Rebate

Home Reno Rebate

Home Reno Rebate:

Objectives and Description:

Home Reno Rebate Program provides homeowners with a rebate of up to $2,500 towards energy-efficient home renovations, including the cost of an energy assessment before and after qualifying improvements are undertaken.

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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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New Home Construction Incentive Program for Builders

New Home Construction Incentive Program for Builders

New Home Construction Incentive Program for Builders:

Objectives and Description:

This Initiative provides incentives designed to encourage home builders and renovators to construct energy-efficient homes in Ontario by incorporating energy-efficiency into their construction or any extensive renovation. Home builders and renovators can choose to implement Prescriptive, Performance-Based or Custom measures, or a combination of all three. Homeowners who are managing their own renovation, and can provide proof of purchase for any equipment that is eligible for an incentive, can also apply for the three different streams in the initiative.

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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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