Posts Tagged ‘grant’

Can I Preform My Own Upgrades And Still Receive Government Rebates?

Some retrofits that qualify for ecoEnergy rebates are easy, if I preform these upgrades can I still apply for the grants? You sure can! If you’re handy and feel you can preform the upgrades, then by all means.  When the energy advisor returns he needs to ensure that any upgrades were installed properly and that [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

Home Energy Assistance Toronto

What is HEAT? Home Energy Assistance Toronto (HEAT) is Toronto’s way of helping its residents save energy and money. If you’re living in an older home, chances are your insulation is missing, poor or leaky. This all leads to massive amounts of energy loss, and lots of it! if you upgrade your home insulation you [...]

Energy Audit Numbers

Its been a few months now since the Federal Government pulled their plug on the eco-energy audit program.  The Ontario Provincial program is still running and promoting audits to home owners who can receive Grants and rebates to retrofit systems in their homes.  Ultimately though, the numbers of audits being requested is way down from [...]

D-Audit Price

How much For a Final Audit Looking to get your final energy audit or the D-audit completed? This is the last step that you as a homeowner need to complete to get your grants from the Ontario and Canadian Governments.  The final audit will cost you $175 and can usually be scheduled and completed in [...]

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