Equipment Upgrades: Multi-Unit Residential In-Suite Fixed Incentive Program

By mmuise

Through their Equipment Upgrades: Multi-Unit Residential In-Suite Fixed Incentive Program, Enbridge Gas offers financial incentives to all their eligible customers who will take advantage of energy-saving technologies such as heat-recovery ventilators (HRV) and energy-recovery ventilators (ERV). These technologies save energy by decreasing the load on the building’s heating system.

Comments on Funding:

Receive incentives of:
- up to $50,000 ERV per building; and
- up to $25,000 HRV per building.

Incentive cannot exceed 50% of the project cost.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Eligibility criteria for ERV/HRV incentives:

  • Only multi-unit residential buildings, as described in Division A of the Ontario Building Code (per section
  • Application of part 3, 4, 5 and 6) which includes buildings >600 m2 or buildings >3 stories;
  • Applies where the ERV/HRV is being used for ventilation of the full suite;
  • Enbridge Gas Inc. commercial customers with an active natural gas account in good standing.
  • Made available to customers where Enbridge Gas incentive offer(s) have impacted the customer’s decision to proceed with the improvement(s).

    Multi-unit residential dwellings, such as detached, semi-detached, row housing or town houses or residential dwellings converted to multiple rental units, are not eligible.
Application Steps:

Applicants must:

1. work with an Energy Solutions Advisor to determine whether their building is eligible for the ERV/HRV fixed incentives offer;

2. once eligibility is confirmed, make arrangements to purchase and install their ERV or HRV;

3. complete the Fixed Incentive Application Form.

Documentation Needed:

To receive an incentive, applicants must/have:
1. submit the completed 2022 Commercial & Industrial Energy Efficiency Fixed Incentive Application Form;
2. a proof of purchase matched to the installation address.

Other Things to Note:

Incentive offers available between Jan. 1, 2023 and Dec. 31, 2023.

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