Equipment Upgrades: Affordable Multi-Family Housing Program

By mmuise

The Affordable Multi-Family Housing program offers incentives to help upgrade to high-efficiency equipment. This program is for social and municipal housing providers, shelters, co-ops and eligible market-rate multi-family buildings.

Comments on Funding:

Receive incentives of:
- up to $8,000 per building for an on-site energy assessment (up to $40,000 per housing provider);
- up to $200,000 in incentives for energy-efficient boilers, water heaters, condensing MUAs and more.

Deadline: Rolling deadline

Applicants must:

  • be social and municipal housing providers;
  • be shelters;
  • be co-ops;
  • be market-rate multi-family buildings which:
    a) need to demonstrate either at least 30 percent of units are rented at less than 80 percent of the median market rent;
    b) are determined by the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation, based on the information gathered during rent roll review by Enbridge Gas; or
    c) have participated in a federal, provincial, or municipal affordable housing funding program in the last 5 years.
  • have Enbridge Gas account in good standing.
Application Steps:

Applicants must:

1. contact Enbridge Gas Inc. to confirm their eligibility;

2. contact an Energy Solutions Advisor for free expertise and technical support to identify energy-saving opportunities for their building;

3. implement the recommendations by Energy Solutions Advisor;

4. have the on-site work completed at their building;

5. submit their completed incentive application form.

Documentation Needed:

1. Applicants must provide proof of purchase matched to installation address.
2. All forms and proof of purchase must be received by Enbridge Gas no later than Nov. 30, 2023.

Other Things to Note:

Rates valid in Enbridge Gas franchise area (Ontario) only, between Jan. 1 and Nov. 30, 2023.

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