Home Energy Upgrades

What are the qualifying home energy upgrades?

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To be eligible up to $5,000 Enbridge incentive, you must complete at least 2 of the following upgrades to your home.

Customers who complete more than two upgrades also qualify for a $250 bonus for each additional upgrade installed—up to a maximum of $5,000.

Your registered energy advisor will walk you through all the rebates your home is eligible for and explain how to get the $250 bonus.

High-Efficiency Furnace or Boiler1

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$750
For replacing a
• Less than 95% AFUE natural gas furnace
• 89% or less AFUE natural gas boiler
with a
• 95% or higher AFUE condensing natural gas furnace
• 90% or higher AFUE condensing natural gas boiler.

Note: The combi system qualifies as a boiler and is eligible for the rebate.2

1Maximum one eligible heating system rebate per meter. Your home’s primary heating source must be natural gas.

2Combo system: Domestic water heater (usually with air handler - fan) that generates hot water and space heating (includes EF rating)

  • Replacing heating system and water heater with Combo system qualifies for water heater rebate only
  • Replacing existing Combo system with furnace/boiler and water heater qualifies for water heater rebate only
  • Replacing the air handler with a furnace without replacing the water heater does not qualify for a rebate

Basement insulation1,2,3

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$1,000
Add at least R23 to 100% of basement
$500
Add at least R12 to 100% of basement
$800
Add at least R23 to 100% of crawl space wall
$400
Add at least R10 to 100% of crawl space wall
$450
Add at least R24 to 100% of floor above crawl space

Exterior wall insulation1

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$1,500
Add at least R9 for 100% of building to achieve a minimum of R12
$1,000
Add at least R3.8 for 100% of building to achieve a minimum of R12

Attic insulation3

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$500
Increase attic insulation to at least R50 from R12 or less
$250
Increase attic insulation to at least R50 from R13 to R25
$500
Increase cathedral/flat roof insulation by at least R14

Air Sealing

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$150
Achieve 10% or more above base target
$100
Achieve base target

1 The rebate is pro-rated based on the percentage of wall area insulated and does not include walls between individual units. For a semi-detached, rebates are 75 per cent of the amounts shown. For a row townhome, rebates are 50 per cent of the amounts shown.

2 Can qualify for either crawl space wall or floor above crawl space rebate.

3 Insulate a minimum of 20 per cent of the total ceiling area. When the roof consists of more than one type and/or sections (i.e., any combination of attic, cathedral ceiling and flat roof), rebates are pro-rated based on the total ceiling area percentages upgraded. The rebate for any combination of attic, cathedral ceiling and flat roof cannot exceed $500.

Window/Door/Skylight1

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$40
For each window, door or skylight replaced with ENERGY STAR® Zone 2 or 3 qualified model.

 

1 $40 rebate per rough opening. Bay window considered one rough opening.

Water heater1

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$200
• Replace water heater with 0.80 EF or higher tanked natural gas water heater.
or
• Replace water heater with 0.82 EF or higher tankless natural gas water heater

Note: The combo system qualifies as a water heater and is eligible for the rebate.2

1 Maximum one water heater rebate per home. 

2 A combi or combo system CANNOT qualify for both the space heating boiler rebate and the domestic hot water rebate; it counts as one measure. However, replacing a combi or combo system with a space heating boiler and domestic water heater counts as two measures and qualifies for both rebates.