Archive for the ‘Energy Audit Info’ Category

EcoEnergy Program Is Back

The ecoENERGY Retrofit Program is back with a Vengeance! This program provides grants to home owners of up to $5,000 to help make their homes more energy-efficient and reduce the burden of high energy costs. The Government of Canada has renewed the program from June 6, 2011, until March 31, 2012. It can be complicated [...]

Understanding the Energy Audit Program in Ontario

Lets be very clear here….. There are no rebates currently available for upgrades on equipment in your home if you’re living in Ontario. A few websites are being a little tricky and making it look as though you can still receive a cash rebate from the Government for performing an upgrade.  This is not accurate, [...]

EcoEnergy Audit Program Extended

The good news for home owners this morning is that the new budget has provided $400 million to revive the ecoEnergy audit program that has become extremely popular. The program was initially started 3 years ago and funded with $745 million, but its popularity out striped that budget quite quickly and the Federal government pulled [...]

There Is Still Time To Participate In The Home Audit Program

THERE PROGRAM IS COMING TO AN END BUT…. THERE IS STILL TIME TO PARTICIPATE: Just ensure that you have done all your eligible retrofits and have your post-retrofit (2nd) audit done by the March 31, 2011 end-date. Your Auditor will submit the necessary paperwork in order for you to qualify for OHESP rebates. Sure the [...]

Eco Energy Program – Rebates For Ontario Home Owners

The Program: The eco energy program has been around for over 3 years now and has given thousands of home owners incentive to upgrade homes and HVAC systems.   The program has been immensely successful but it really is just the tip of the iceberg.  There are so many reasons that home owners should move forward [...]

NDP urges Government to Reinstate Eco Energy Program

Recently NDP leader Jack Layton urged the federal government to reinstate the Home EcoENERGY program for Canadians. The program gave grants of up to $10000 to help promote energy efficiency within residential homes in Canada. With the new HST tax home heating will be significantly increased and it seems only reasonable that the Government offers [...]

Eco Energy Audit Coming to an End

The Natural Resources Canada Eco Energy Audit Program is coming to an end (as you can see in the counter to the right). Does this mean your too late to participate? That grants and rebates are not available to you.  Nope in fact some people start and finish the program with in a week.  There [...]

Heat Is On In Toronto

Its another scorching week in Toronto and The Weather Network is only calling for increased heat and humidity. If your home is a little shy of insulation or you notice your air conditioner is running constantly then it may be time for a energy audit.  An energy audit will help you determine which upgrades will [...]

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