Industrial Custom Solutions and Incentives Program

Summary

A dedicated Enbridge Gas Energy Solutions Advisor (ESA) will work with you to develop a solution that meets your unique energy, budget and cost savings objectives. You can also qualify for a range of incentives for audits and implementing energy efficiency projects.

Energy can be an expensive input in to your operations. We can show you, through data driven decision making, how capital expenditures, operational improvements, and proactive maintenance can make a significant difference to the health of your business.

Our custom solutions focus on five core areas.

Industrial Map 

  1. Knowledge Development: Arm yourself with information.

    We provide technical publications and in-person workshops on a variety of topics, including new applications for existing technologies.

  2. Opportunity Identification: Investigate, test and assess.
    To help identify opportunities for improved energy efficiencies, we offer a range of free services including:
    • boiler plant performance test and assessment
    • process heating equipment test and assessment
    • heating and ventilation assessment
    • thermal imaging

    If a third party consultant is needed, we can help offset up to 50% of the cost.

  3. Measurement: Quantify and understand your energy.
    Information about how, why, and where energy is used is critical to justifying improvement initiatives. We can help you:
    • select appropriate means for measurement, and
    • quantify key energy inputs

    Incentives are available to help offset the cost of buying and installing measurement devices.

  4. Engineering Analysis: Put our expertise to work for you.

    We can help analyze and interpret your site-specific data, and monetize savings opportunities free of charge. If a third party consultant is needed, we can help offset up to 50% of the cost. See chart for incentives available.

  5. Action & Implementation: Get the job done... right.
    We can work with you to develop an implementation plan and quantify the resulting savings. To get the job done right, your Energy Solutions Advisor can connect you with:
    • proven trade professionals, and
    • product information

    Incentives are available to help offset the cost of implementing energy saving initiatives.

Monetary Incentives

Enbridge Gas is pleased to provide monetary incentives to assist our customers with costs related to energy assessment, measurement and efficiency implementation initiatives.

Energy Assessment and Measurement Incentive Structure

Qualified assessments are eligible for a rebate of up to 50% of the cost up to a maximum of:

Annual Natural Gas Consumption Maximum Incentive
2,500,000 m3 or greater $10,000
1,000,000 m3 to 2,499,999 m3 $6,000
340,000 m3 to 999,999 m3 $2,000
Up to 339,999 m3 $1,000
Action and Implementation Incentive Structure

Customers are eligible for incentives based on consumption savings up to a maximum of the greater of 50% of the cost of implementation or $100,000 per project.

Savings Associated with Project Incentive
First 50,000 m3 saved $0.20/m3 saved
Each cubic meter beyond 50,000 m3 saved $0.05/m3 saved

Up to 50 percent of the incremental project cost, to a maximum of $100,000. Based on estimated natural gas savings achieved annually.

Terms and Conditions

Industrial Custom Programs: Incentives apply to Enbridge Gas industrial customers in the Enbridge Gas Distribution rate zone for measures implemented and commissioned between Jan. 1 and Nov. 15 of the current calendar year. Projects must be pre-approved by Enbridge Gas. Volumetric savings are based either on Enbridge Gas approved engineering calculations or Enbridge Gas validated performance metrics. Enbridge Gas makes no warranty or guarantee regarding the estimated savings of any energy-efficiency measure. Replacements of existing energy-efficient equipment do not qualify. High-volume projects will be reviewed on a per-project basis. All applications are reviewed by Enbridge Gas and require verification of eligibility, proof of purchase and installation. Incentives cannot exceed 50 percent of the project’s cost and are only made available to customers where Enbridge Gas energy-efficiency offer(s) have impacted the customer’s decision to proceed with the improvement(s). HST is not applicable and will not be added to incentive payments. Programs are subject to change or cancellation without notice at any time.

Participant Success Stories

With help from Enbridge Gas, Honda of Canada Manufacturing achieved substantial gain in operational improvements PDF Icon and commitment to environmental stewardship through energy efficiency.

Business Sectors:
Greenhouses
Manufacturing