Programs and Incentives for Homes

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Programs and Incentives

Various programs are available to help you lower electricity costs, save energy (and reduce your carbon footprint), and make your home more comfortable and efficient - an ultimate win-win. Plus, by combining certain programs, you can unlock even greater savings.

CoolSaver Program 

Get rebates on energy efficiency upgrades to your air conditioner (tune-up or replacement), dehumidifier replacement, smart thermostat and pool pump.

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Better Homes Ottawa Program

Looking to make energy-efficient home upgrades? You may be eligible for a low-interest, 20-year loan, as well as other rebates and incentives to help cover the costs.

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Energy Affordability Program

For income eligible homeowners and tenants, get energy-saving upgrades tailored to your specific needs, all at no cost.

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Manage Energy

Manage energy costs for your home with programs and credits offered by the Ontario government.

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Energy-saving tips and tools

See how you can use less electricity and save by making simple energy-efficient changes around your home.

My Energy Action Plan

Take control of your energy consumption and build your personalized action plan with Save on Energy's My Energy Action Plan. Answer just a few simple questions and discover valuable tips and tools tailored to your specific needs.

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Energy-Saving Tips

Discover tips and tricks to help manage home energy use.

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If you need more information or have any questions, contact our program experts today!

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