Affordable Energy Program
Qualifying lower income households can become more energy efficient. Financing and free upgrades available.
Earth Power Loan
Geothermal Heat Pumps
Borrow up to $20,000 with a maximum term of 15 years. Interest rate of 4.9 per cent (initial 5-year fixed term). Available for new installations and retrofits.
Solar Water Heaters
Borrow up to $7,500 per residence; minimum loan is $500 and no down payment is required. Maximum term is 15 years. Interest rate is 4.9 per cent (for the initial 5-year fixed term).
Energy Finance Plan Loan
Borrow up to $5,000. Interest rate of 6.75 per cent, with a maximum term of 5 years; minimum loan is $500 and no down payment is required.
Extended term financing for energy efficiency upgrades.
Power Smart and First Nations
First Nations communities can save money while improving the energy efficiency and comfort of their homes with energy saving improvements and geothermal heat pump systems.
Power Smart Residential Loan
Annual interest rate of 4.8 per cent (O.A.C.) and requires no down payment. The maximum term is 60 months (180 months for natural gas furnaces), and the minimum monthly payment is $15.
Performance Optimization Program
Increased energy efficiency through the optimization of electro-technology processes and motor-drive systems. Technical support and financial incentives are offered for feasibility studies as well as implementation.
Natural Gas Optimization Program
This custom program promotes energy efficiency through the optimization of process related natural gas-fired equipment and systems. Technical support and financial incentives are offered for feasibility studies as well as implementation.
Energy Efficiency Screening Studies
These studies are offered to industrial facilities at no cost to address energy efficiency potential and to identify Power Smart saving opportunities. Power Smart Lean is an additional service offered to companies who have adopted lean manufacturing principles.
Make improvements that will lead to enhanced productivity by accessing the technical expertise and financial assistance under this program.
Work with an expert to identify energy saving opportunities and productivity improvements associated with lighting.