Quebec Institutional Financial Incentives for Insulation

Gazifère Green - Financial Assistance for Commercial and Institutional Customers

Gazifère Green – Financial Assistance for Commercial and Institutional Customers

Gazifère is offering financial assistance to reduce the energy consumption of buildings.

  • Feasibility study
    • New Building: $2,000 to cover a portion of the cost of commissioning an energy simulation using a tool such as EE4, CAN-QUEST or DOE2
    • Existing Building: $2,000 to cover a portion of the cost of having a feasibility study carried out
  • Support for initiatives
    • Energy Optimization: $0.25/m3 of natural gas savings to a maximum of 70% of the cost of the measure involved, or $20,000
Gazifère Green - Financial Assistance for Commercial and Institutional Customers

Gazifère Green – Financial Assistance for Commercial and Institutional Customers

Before starting any renovation or construction work on a building, Gazifère suggests you do a feasibility study to determine the measures that will enable you to truly improve the building’s energy efficiency.

Gazifère would like to assist you by providing $2,000* to cover a portion of the costs incurred to carry out the feasibility study or an energy simulation using a simulation tool such as EE4, CAN-QUEST or DOE2.

Support for Initiatives

Support for Initiatives

Gazifère is offering an incentive with two components. Energy optimization of buildings: supports measures involving the building envelope and mechanical systems.

  • $0.25 per cubic metre of natural gas saved up to a maximum of 70% of the measure’s cost, or $20,000
Gazifère VERT - Financial Assistance for Commercial and Institutional Clients

Gazifère VERT – Financial Assistance for Commercial and Institutional Clients

Hydro Québec is offering financial assistance based on the rise or fall of electricity consumption due to the energy efficiency measures taken. It is offered in two tiers:

  • Prescriptive component: for buildings that are smaller than 10,000 m2 and for new buildings that are at least 2,000 m2. The energy efficiency measures are predefined and must save at least $2,500.
  • Catered component: for buildings that are at least 10,000 m2. The measures that are implemented must result in a savings of at least 50,000 kWh/year.

The program is for existing and new commercial and institutional buildings, including multiple-unit residential buildings that are at least 4 floors.